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.

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Close up of building columns
September 30, 2015
Conflict Antiquities: Forging a Public/Private Response to Save the Endangered Patrimony of Iraq and Syria
Crumbling ancient ruin
August 6, 2015
Iraq Cultural Heritage Project
MWF alumni and their Mentees at the Namibia Connect Camp for the Young African Leaders Initiative, showing hands in the shape of Namibia.
May 27, 2015
Mandela Washington Fellows and Mentees Connected for Social Change
Nimrud, Northwest Palace
May 1, 2015
Future of Babylon Project

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Cultural Heritage Center (ECA/P/C)
SA-5, 5th Floor
U.S. Department of State
Washington, DC  20522-0505
 
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Cultural Heritage Center (ECA/P/C)
SA-5, 5th Floor
U.S. Department of State
2200 C Street, NW
Washington, DC  20037