Instituto Hondureño de Antropología e Historia

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Instituto Hondureño de Antropología e Historia (IHAH)
Agency overview
Formed 1952
Jurisdiction Government of Honduras
Headquarters Tegucigalpa
Website www.ihah.hn

The Instituto Hondureño de Antropología e Historia (IHAH, Honduran Institute of Anthropology and History) is a government institution in the republic of Honduras.

It formed on July 22, 1952 by Decree No. 245 of July 22, 1952, originally under the name of National Institute of Anthropology and History under the government of Dr. Juan Manuel Gálvez.

In 1968, Decree No. 118, changed its name to the Instituto Hondureño de Antropología e Historia , which changed its administrative autonomy, legal personality and own patrimony.

The IHAH has a website, where their publications are available daily.

The Honduran Institute of Anthropology and History has the following departments:

  • Department of Anthropological Research (DIA)
  • Department of Historical Research
  • Department of Museums
  • Restoration Department
  • Department of Protection of Cultural Heritage

References[edit]

  • This article was initially translated from the Spanish Wikipedia.

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