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.
March 28, 2017Acting Under Secretary Wharton Travels to G-7 Culture Ministerial in Italy
February 23, 2017Protecting Slave Related Sites and Antiquities
January 3, 2017U.S. Department of State Partners with International Council of Museums to Fight Illicit Traffic of West African Cultural Heritage