Cementing a place in preservation history—the Great Wall of China

September 25, 2016


Various scientific fields have contributed to the development of modern techniques to conserve and restore heritage sites, whether of wood, stone, steel or glass, or some intricate  combination of materials. Unfortunately, these new techniques were not employed on this section of the Great Wall of China, a World Heritage Site. 



World's worst restoration? China's Great Wall covered in cement 

By Ben Westcott and Serenitie Want 

CNN News 

September 22, 2016

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