List of World Heritage Sites in Turkmenistan

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The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) World Heritage Sites are places of importance to cultural or natural heritage as described in the UNESCO World Heritage Convention, established in 1972. Below is the list and the tentative list of sites in Turkmenistan.(For the criteria see the Selection criteria)

The list Name Date[1] Criteria Province
Main list [2]
Kunya-Urgench 2005 II,III Dashoguz Velayet (Province)
Parthian Fortresses of Nisa 2007 II,III Akhal Velayet
State Historical and Cultural Park “Ancient Merv” 1999 II,III Mary Velayet
Tentative list [3]
Dehistan / Mishrian 1998 I,II,III,IV,V Balkan Velayet
Badhyz State Nature Reserve 2009 VII,IX,X Mary and Akhal Velayats
Sünt-Hasardag Nature Reserve 2009 X Balkan Velayat
Dinosaurs and Caves of Koytendag 2009 VIII,X Lebap Velayat
Repetek Biosphere State Reserve 2009 X Lebap Velayat
Amyderýa Nature Reserve 2009 X Lebap Velayat
Hazar State Nature Reserve 2009 X Balkan Velayat
Silk Roads Sites in Turkmenistan 2010 II,III,IV,V,VI

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References and notes[edit]

  1. ^ Main list:Date of inscription Tentative list:Date of Submission
  2. ^ UNESCO Official page for main list
  3. ^ UNESCO Official page for Tentative list