Heritage

Israel’s West Bank barrier will not run through Palestinian world heritage site

But the Vatican is concerned that the planned barrier will still encroach on nearby Bethlehem properties

Published online: 25 January 2015

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Cathedral’s hunt for stolen Bible pages worth £1m

Eight could have been taken in past 150 years

Published online: 11 December 2014

Storm brewing over historic Miami homes

Preservationists urge City to rein in developers’ desire to replace older properties with “McMansions”

Published online: 06 December 2014

Russia's richest businessman funds Roman heritage projects

Alisher Usmanov has given €500,000 to help restore historic sections of the Capitoline Museums

Published online: 27 November 2014

Josef Albers's Manhattan mural could return to New York

World Trade Center Transit Hub among possible sites being considered

Published online: 25 November 2014

Award leaves Matera facing funding battle

Italy’s 2019 European Capital of Culture is €20m short of target

Published online: 24 November 2014

 

Big brave Emile Zola's year in exile in south London

Emile Zola's year spent in exile in south London was recalled by fellow writer Michael Rosen on BBC Radio 3 on Sunday. Rosen described the...

Philly pride

Julian Siggers is the proud director of the Penn Museum, and understandably so. The head of the 125-year-old University of Pennsylvania...

A+ heritage! Would visit again!

Ed Vaizey has been surfing Trip Advisor. The UK culture minister admitted his online habit in his speech at a dinner at Blenheim to...

 

Frida Kahlo remembered

A musical tribute to the Mexican artist who died 60 years ago, excerpt courtesy of The History Channel Español