Japan is home to a rich and diverse cultural heritage that dates back millennia. On this trip, you’ll explore architectural masterworks from numerous eras and enjoy exclusive access to some of the country's most treasured sites, including a private visit to the Golden Pavilion, a journey through one of the largest private gardens remaining in Kyoto, and a hard-hat tour of the ongoing preservation of a World Heritage Site in Nara. We’ll also look together at the ways in which the ancient informed the creation of sites in the 20th century.
On April 24th, World Monuments Fund will bring together friends and supporters to celebrate the Qianlong Garden project with special guest Annabelle Selldorf, who will unveil her plans for the site's new Interpretation Center and provide an update on their progress.
Francois Tainturier will discuss the conservation of Shwe-nandaw Monastery and World Monuments Fund's approach for the first internationally-led conservation project on a timber structure in Myanmar/Burma.
At the 2019 Paul Mellon Lecture, Erich Theophile of the Kathmandu Valley Preservation Trust will discuss the ongoing recovery effort and the invaluable lessons learned from this destructive event.
Join us for the project launch of Preserving Iraq's Heritage, hosted by Google Arts & Culture.
Join us for a festive evening of support as we raise funds and awareness for Mexico's cultural heritage damaged during recent natural disasters.
Renowned architectural photographer Iwan Baan will present on the role photography plays in bringing historic places to life.
Jonathan F. P. Rose, acclaimed urban planner, will speak on his view of the most coherent urban solutions to address global cities, integrating a vision of human and natural systems.
Join us for World Monuments Fund’s 2017 Paul Mellon Lecture, to be presented by Annabelle Selldorf.
Explore the rich history and heritage of India on this unforgettable 10-day trip. Unrivaled in its beauty, India offers an incredible diversity of architecture, religions, customs, and cultural traditions.