The Hermitage News

The Day of Palmyra in the Hermitage

Published on 5 of December 2020

On 2 December 2020, the State Hermitage in conjunction with the Russian Federation’s UNESCO Affairs Commission and the Institute for the History of Material Culture organized a virtual round table entitled “Is it possible to restore Palmyra?” in the course of which experts from the professional community discussed possibilities and methods of restoring the buildings of the “Archaeological Monuments of Palmyra” UNESCO World Heritage site. The process opened with contributions from several speakers, followed by discussion of those.