Astronomical heritage blogs
Four new astronomically related properties were inscribed on the World Heritage List in 2023
Chankillo becomes a World Heritage Site
The prehistoric solar observatory and ceremonial centre at Chankillo in Peru, including its famous thirteen towers, was inscribed on UNESCO’s World Heritage List at the 44th session of the World Heritage Committee held in July 2021.
Two new astronomical World Heritage Sites
Two very different places linked to astronomy were inscribed on UNESCO’s World Heritage List at the 2019 World Heritage Committee in Azerbaijan...
Gran Canaria meeting brings together two UNESCO initiatives
An international expert meeting held in Gran Canaria, Spain, in 2018 brought together two UNESCO thematic initiatives...