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Winners for the 2005 UNESCO Asia-Pacific Heritage Awards

HA 10 Houkeng Bridge

Dr. Bhau Daji Lad Museum

Sideng Market Square and Theatre

Mehrangarh Fort

Amburiq Mosque

Ayuguthi Sattal

Far Eastern University

Dutch Reformed Church

Zain-ad-din Karavansara

J 5 Yuhu Primary School and Community Centre

Meridian Gate Exhibition Hall of the Palace

Tamnak Yai

Tung Wah Coffin Home

Zhaoxiang Huang Ancestral Hall

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The call for entries for the 2014 UNESCO Heritage Awards is now available. Please click the awards website for further details.

The Houkeng Timber-Arched Corridor Bridge in Qingyuan County, Zhejiang Province, China and Dr. Bhau Daji Lad Museum in Mumbai, India have both been honoured with Awards of Excellence in the UNESCO 2005 Asia-Pacific Heritage Awards for Culture Heritage Conservation.

The two Awards of Distinction went to Sideng Market Square and Theatre (Shaxi Rehabilitation Project) in Yunnan Province, China and Mehrangarh Fort, Rajasthan, India.  Five Awards of Merit and five Honourable Mentions were also announced.

The inaugural Heritage Awards Jury Commendation for Innovation was awarded to the Meridian Gate Exhibition Hall of the Palace Museum, Beijing, China and Yuhu Primary School and Community Center, Lijiang, Yunnan Province, China.  The Jury Commendation recognizes newly-built structures which demonstrate outstanding standards for contemporary architectural design which are well integrated into historic contexts.

Further information about the UNESCO Asia-Pacific Heritage Awards for Cultural Heritage Conservation and this year’s winning entries can be found at: www.unescobkk.org/culture/heritageawards