A Virtual Tour of World Heritage Sites: The new sites of 2021

The UNESCO session of 2021 in July added over 30 new World Heritage Sites to the existing list, representing both new sites and substantial additions to existing series of World Heritage Sites such as the ‘Frontiers of the Roman Empire’.  In the Autumn we will explore 10 of the new archaeological sites from all over the world.


30 September: Arslantepe Mound/Turkey – one of the earliest cities in the world

7 October: The Jomon Prehistoric Sites of Northern Japan

14 October : Dholavira: A Harappan City on the Indus

21 October: The Limes on the Rhine in Germany and the Netherlands

28 October: Rosia Montana Gold Mining Area in Rumania/Ancient Dacia

4th November: The Danube Limes in Germany, Austria and Slovakia

11 November: Break

18th November: The High Medieval Jewish sites in Worms, Speyer and Mayence, Germany

25 November: Quanzhou: Capital of Song China

2nd December: The Dutch Water Defences of the early modern era

9th December: The Slate Landscape of Northwest Wales


Day: Thursdays        Time: 2-4 pm BST/GMT

10 weeks starting 30 September 2021 with a break on November 11th.

Virtual Learning Environment: Zoom

Single lecture:

Price Concessions Minimum No. Maximum No.
£8 * 1 50

Bookings for all lectures

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£80 * 1 50

To book, complete the MANCENT booking form and send it with payment to the address below. Alternatively, you can book via Eventbrite

Birgitta Hoffmann
55 Broadwalk, Wilmslow, Cheshire, SK9 5PL
email: latinteacher@btinternet.com mobile: 07747 533 070 or or 07377791562

Adult Education in Manchester and Cheshire