The ancient and historic monuments, objects, and archaeological sites of the world enrich and inform today's societies, and help connect us to our cultural origins. The Department's Cultural Heritage Center specializes in the protection and preservation of these irreplaceable resources, working on many fronts to safeguard the patrimony of other countries.
October 6, 2015United States and Nicaragua Extend Memorandum of Understanding to Protect Cultural Heritage of Nicaragua.
September 30, 2015Uniting Against Threats to Cultural Heritage in Iraq and Syria
September 25, 2015Conflict Antiquities: Forging a Public/Private Response to Save Iraq and Syria's Endangered Cultural Heritage