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My World Heritage Sites

Austria

Historic Centre of Vienna (2001)


Bosnia and Herzegovina

Old Bridge Area of the Old City of Mostar (2005)


Cambodia

Angkor (1992)


Canada

Canadian Rocky Mountain Parks (1984, 1990)


China

Imperial Palaces of the Ming & Qing Dynasties in Beijing & Shenyang (1987, 2004)
The Great Wall (1987)
Mount Huangshan (1990)
Historic Ensemble of the Potala Palace, Lhasa (1994, 2000, 2001)
Leshan Giant Buddha Scenic Area (1996)
Ancient City of Ping Yao (1997)
Classical Gardens of Suzhou (1997, 2000)
Dali Chanshan Mountain and Erhai Lake Scenic Spot
Old Town of Lijiang (1997)
Summer Palace, an Imperial Garden in Beijing (1998)
Temple of Heaven: an Imperial Sacrificial Altar in Beijing (1998)
Ancient Villages in Southern Anhui – Xidi and Hongcun (2000)
Imperial Tombs of the Ming and Qing Dynasties (2000, 2003, 2004)
Yungang Grottoes (2001)
Sichuan Giant Panda Sanctuaries (2006) - Uncertain
South China Karst (2007) (Yangshuo, Guilin, Zhangjiajie)
Three Parallel Rivers of Yunnan Protected Areas


Croatia

Old City of Dubrovnik (1979, 1994)


Cuba

Old Havana and its Fortifications (1982)
Viñales Valley (1999)


Czech Republic

Historic Centre of Prague (1992)


Egypt

Ancient Thebes with its Necropolis (1979)
Historic Cairo (1979)
Memphis and its Necropolis – the Pyramid Fields from Giza to Dahshur (1979)
Nubian Monuments from Abu Simbel to Philae (1979)
Saint Catherine Area (2002)


Ethiopia

Simien National Park (1978)
Rock-Hewn Churches, Lalibela (1978)
Fasil Ghebbi, Gondar Region (1979)
Aksum (1980)
Lower Valley of the Omo (1980) - Uncertain


France

Palace and Park of Versailles (1979, 2007)
Paris, Banks of the Seine (1991)


Greece

Acropolis, Athens (1987)


Guatemala

Antigua Guatemala (1979)


Holy See

Historic Centre of Rome, the Properties of the Holy See in that City Enjoying Extraterritorial Rights and San Paolo Fuori le Mura (1980, 1990)
Vatican City (1984)


Honduras

Maya Site of Copan (1980)


Hungary

Budapest, including the Banks of the Danube, the Buda Castle Quarter and Andrássy Avenue (1987, 2002)


India

Agra Fort (1983)
Taj Mahal (1983)
Churches and Convents of Goa (1986)
Fatehpur Sikri (1986)
Mahabodhi Temple Complex at Bodh Gaya (2002)


Israel

Masada (2001)
White City of Tel-Aviv — the Modern Movement (2003)
Incense Route - Desert Cities in the Negev (2005)


Italy

Historic Centre of Rome (1980, 1990)


Japan

Himeji-jo (1993)
Historic Monuments of Ancient Kyoto (Kyoto, Uji and Otsu Cities) (1994)
Hiroshima Peace Memorial (Genbaku Dome) (1996)
Itsukushima Shinto Shrine (1996)
Shrines and Temples of Nikko (1999)


Jerusalem (Site proposed by Jordan)

Old City of Jerusalem and its Walls (1981)


Jordan

Petra (1985)


Kenya

Lake Turkana National Parks (1997, 2001)


Lao People’s Democratic Republic

Town of Luang Prabang (1995)


Madagascar

Rainforests of the Atsinanana (2007)


Mexico

Historic Centre of Mexico City and Xochimilco (1987)
Pre-Hispanic City of Teotihuacan (1987)


Mongolia

Orkhon Valley Cultural Landscape in cluding Karakorum (2004)


Montenegro

Natural and Culturo-Historical Region of Kotor (1979)


Nepal

Kathmandu Valley (1979, 2006)
Royal Chitwan National Park (1984)


Netherlands

Historic Area of Willemstad, Inner City and Harbour, Netherlands Antilles (1997)


Poland

Cracow’s Historic Centre (1978)
Wieliczka Salt Mine (1978)
Auschwitz Birkenau German Nazi Concentration and Extermination Camp (1940-1945) (1979)


Republic of Korea

Jongmyo Royal Ancestral Shrine (1995)
Gyeongju Historic Areas (2000)


Spain

Works of Antoni Gaudí (1984, 2005)


Sri Lanka

Ancient City of Sigiriya (1982)
Sacred City of Anuradhapura (1982)
Sacred City of Kandy (1988)


Thailand

Historic City of Ayutthaya (1991)
Historic Town of Sukhothai and Associated Historic Towns (1991)


Turkey

Göreme National Park and the Rock Sites of Cappadocia (1985)
Historic Areas of Istanbul (1985)
Hierapolis-Pamukkale (1988)


Uganda

Bwindi Impenetrable National Park (1994)
Tombs of Buganda Kings at Kasubi (2001)


UK

Westminster Palace, Westminster Abbey and Saint Margaret’s Church (1987)


United Republic of Tanzania

Ngorongoro Conservation Area (1979)
Stone Town of Zanzibar (2000)


United States of America

Mesa Verde National Park (1978)
Yellowstone National Park (1978)
Everglades National Park (1979)
Grand Canyon National Park (1979)
Independence Hall (1979)
Kluane / Wrangell-St Elias / Glacier Bay / Tatshenshini-Alsek (1979, 1992, 1994)
Redwood National and State Parks (1980)
Olympic National Park (1981)
La Fortaleza and San Juan National Historic Site in Puerto Rico (1983)
Statue of Liberty (1984)
Yosemite National Park (1984)
Chaco Culture (1987)
Hawaii Volcanoes National Park (1987)
Waterton Glacier International Peace Park (1995)


Viet Nam

Complex of Hué Monuments (1993)
Ha Long Bay (1994, 2000)
Hoi An Ancient Town (1999)
My Son Sanctuary (1999)


Zambia

Mosi-oa-Tunya / Victoria Falls (1989)


Zimbabwe

Mana Pools National Park, Sapi and Chewore Safari Areas (1984)
Mosi-oa-Tunya / Victoria Falls (1989)
Matobo Hills (2003)

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