Category archives: UNESCO World Heritage Sites

  • Luis Barragán House and Studio, Mexico

  • UNESCO World Heritage Site: Luis Barragán House and Studio, Mexico Luis Barragán House and Studio, built in 1948 in Mexico City, was listed as a UNESCO World Heritage site in 2004. It is an excellent representation of post World War II modern design and architecture by famed archite[...]
  • What is a UNESCO World Heritage Site?

  • A UNESCO World Heritage Site is an official landmark or area that has universal value to humankind. The sites that are on the list have some outstanding significance - culturally, historically, scientifically, or otherwise. Think of the places on the list like museums out in the wild. There are 1,07[...]