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.

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To make its new collaborative photobank known and to enhance the collections it contains, ICOMOS is launching a contest.

For the holidays, offer to the cultural heritage community your most beautiful photograph illustrating a monument, a historic site, a World Heritage property, or a heritage professional in the field. Upload it to the photobank with the best possible description before 18 December 2017. The most beautiful images will receive a prize.

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ICOMOS is looking for a person to update/develop ICOMOS International secretariat’s website, online tools and platforms, and to manage the Documentation centre.

Catalogue2016 2017In the catalogue, you will find publications by ICOMOS International but also International Scientific Committees and National Committees. Not all of them are for sale at the International Secretariat: some are to be purchased from the Committees themselves.

Among others:

  • Collection "Monuments and Sites "
  • Heritage at risk special editions
  • Proceedings of ICOMOS Symposia
  • Thematic studies in the context of the World Heritage Convention
  • ICOMOS Scientific Journals (remaining issues)

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P1030103After several years of work and having consulted our members in order to learn about their needs (see e-news No. 91, June 2013), the ICOMOS Documentation Centre is proud to present its latest tool: the ICOMOS collaborative photobankWe thank warmly the Walloon region for their financial support throughout this project.

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