Pile dwelling sites on UNESCO's World heritage

The pile dwelling sites around the Alps featured on UNESCO's World heritage list, which includes 111 of the most remarkable lake-dweller villages chosen from among one thausand known sites in the six countries of the Alpine region (Austria, France, Germany, Italy, Slovenia and Switzerland).

Five sites in FRIBOURG REGION are concerned: Gletterens/Les Grèves, la Pointe de Greng, Haut-Vully/Môtier, Morat/Grand port, Noréaz/Praz de Gueux.

Useful information

Fore more information, consult the brochure "making the invisible visible".
An Iphone App provides also comprehensive commentaries about each official site and is available from the App Store ("Palafittes Guides").

Swiss Coordination Group UNESCO Palafittes
c/o Archäologie Schweiz
Petersgraben 51
Post box 116
4003 Basel




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