Committee Decisions

CONF 203 VIII.C.1

Inscription: National Archaeoloqical Park of Tierradentro (Colombia)

National Archaeoloqical Park of Tierradentro

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Colombia

C(iii)

The Committee concluded that the hypogea of the National Archaeological Park of Tierradentro are unique testimony to the everyday life, ritual, and burial customs of a developed and stable prehispanic society in the northern Andean region of South America.

The Committee decided to inscribe the National Archaeological Park of Tierradentro on the World Heritage List on the basis of criterion (iii).

 

Themes: Inscriptions on the World Heritage List
States Parties: Colombia
Session: 19COM