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Committee Decisions

CONF 201 VIII.C

Inscription: The Historic Monuments Zone of Queretaro (Mexico)

The Historic Monuments Zone of Queretaro

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Mexico

C(ii) (iv)

The Committee decided to inscribe the nominated property on the basis of cultural criteria (ii) and (iv) considering that the site is of outstanding universal value and an exceptional example of a colonial town whose layout symbolizes its multi-ethnic population. It is also endowed with a wealth of outstanding buildings, notably from the 17th and 18th centuries.

 

Documents
PDF Original Decision Document
Context of Decision
PDF WHC-96/CONF.201/09
Themes: Inscriptions on the World Heritage List
States Parties: Mexico
Session: 20COM