The Ministry of culture conducted a census of cultural monuments of Russia


Photo: Ekaterina Chesnokova / RIA Novosti

The Ministry of culture of Russia reported on the work over the register of objects of cultural heritage of the country. The Agency has begun to create information cards with information about historic monuments, according to a press release received by the editors”.ru.»

“The map already posted information about more than 140 thousand objects of cultural heritage. Highlighted in the category of objects: red — the monuments of Federal significance, blue — regional, green — local”, — told in the Ministry.

Registry data are used, in particular, when planning the budget for the maintenance and reconstruction of facilities, for the division of powers regional and municipal authorities in respect of monuments and for the formation of public programs related to the conservation of historical objects.

Ministry of culture noted that in the future the registry will be treated in coordination of urban policy and public control over the monuments. Also, the model will be useful to business for “the inclusion of cultural heritage into circulation”.

At the time of this writing in the register 143 253 cultural heritage. Half of them are of regional importance, 28 percent Federal, percent of community importance.

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