Internationaler Rat für Denkmalpflege (ICOMOS)

Purpose/Activities

The German national ICOMOS committee connects institutions and individual persons who are interested in the conservation of monuments, architectural ensembles as well as other objects and areas worthy of preservation. The German ICOMOS committee advises conservationist institutions and promotes public awareness of this work with the following measures:

  • preparation and organi-sation of international colloquia and symposia on questions of monument protection and preservation
  • publication of proceedings and of important basic papers on monument preservation
  • cooperation with other national commissions, ICOMOS International Scientific committees and different national bodies, e.g. the Vereinigung der Landesdenkmalpfleger (Union of Regional Conservationists), the German UNESCO Commission, and the German National Committee for Monument Preservation; co-operation with international organisations active in the field, i.e. the UNESCO, ICCROM and the European Council
  • monitoring of and information service about the German 'treasures' on the UNESCO World Heritage List.
Internationaler Rat für Denkmalpflege (ICOMOS)

Contact

Deutsches Nationalkomitee von ICOMOS e.V.
Morassistraße 6
80469 München
Germany
Fon: +49 (0)89 242 23 784
Fax: +49 (0)89 242 19 853

Postal address:
Postfach 10 05 17
80079 München
Germany
www.icomos.de (website in German)
icomos(at)icomos.de