Our work

ICOMOS provides scientific and professional expertise to the World Heritage Committee on cultural heritage issues.


Evaluation ICOMOS evaluates the cultural properties nominated for inscription on the World Heritage List. Read more

Monitoring ICOMOS participates in monitoring the state of conservation of cultural properties inscribed on the World Heritage List. Read more

Advisory services ICOMOS gives advice to States Parties on matters related to the inscription or to the management of World Heritage cultural properties. Read more

Reflection ICOMOS participates in the intellectual development of the Convention through various events, projects and publications. Read more


Photo: Classical Gardens of Suzhou, China © Ronan Le Roscoet/ICOMOS