Welcome to the Documentation Centre of the International Council on Monuments and Sites! The ICOMOS Documentation Centre specializes in cultural heritage, historic monuments and sites, their conservation and restoration. The ICOMOS Documentation Centre is the primary repository for the original documentation of the cultural and mixed (natural and cultural) properties that have been inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage List since 1978. 

The Documentation centre is open by apointment only from 10:00 a.m. until 8:00 p.m. on Mondays, and until 5:00 p.m. on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays.

Heritage and Landscape Symposium Florence 2014The official proceedings of the ICOMOS International Symposium "Heritage and Landscape as Human Values" held in 2014 on the occasion of the 18th ICOMOS General Assembly in Florence are now available for purchase in e-book and hardcopy versions.

Biblio Heritage of sport2016 COVER

As the 2016 theme for the ICOMOS International Day on Monuments and Sites celebrated on 18 April is: The Heritage of Sport, ICOMOS Documentation centre edited this special bibliography. It refers to documents and materials available at ICOMOS Documentation Centre. It does not intend to be a comprehensive list of scientific literature on the heritage of sport. Any reference can be consulted or scanned, subject to the limits of copyright legislation. 

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Interface Archive ouverteWhat's new on the open archive? Browse the 20 full-text documents on cultural heritage conservation added recently.

'Managing Cultural World Heritage'

ICOMOS Documentation centre has received numerous copies of this publication for dissemination. You can order it for free (except for postage fees), by stating your name, address and country of residence in an email that you will send to documentation[at]icomos.org

(postage to Euro zone: 5,04€ / postage to other countries: 10,80€ (priority fare) / 4,12€ (slow shipment, no follow-up)]


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