Damodar Gautam

Damodar Gautam


Director General
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Ram Bahadur Kunwar

Ram Bahadur Kunwar


Spokesperson
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Dr. Suresh Surash Shrestha

Dr. Suresh Surash Shrestha


Information Officer
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   Introduction

Department of Archaeology was established in 1952 A.D. (2009 b under the Government of Nepal. This is primer organization for the archaeological research and protection of the cultural heritage of the country. Protection and maintenance of archaeological sites, ancient monuments including remains of national importance, museum and archive management are the main concern of Department of archaeology. Department of archaeology also regulate all archaeological activities in the country as per the provision of the ‘Ancient Monument Preservation Act, 2013’ (A.D. 1956) Likewise, the act also provides ample provisions to protect and preserve any individual monuments, group of monuments, sites and even vernacular edifices located throughout the country either private or public having archaeological, historical, artistic and aesthetic values. This act has authorized the Department of Archaeology as a principal governmental authority to protect and preserve the vast cultural heritage of the country.

Mission of the Department of Archaeology:

  • Preservation and protection of monuments and archaeological sites.
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   Acts,Rules & Regulations

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AN ACT MADE TO PRESERVE THE ANCIENT MONUMENTS
Archive Preservation Act 2046
Prachin Smarak Samrakshan Ain, 2013
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Ancient Monuments Preservation Rules 2046 (1989)
Archives Preservation Rules 2063
Prachin Samarak Samrashan Niyamawali, 2046
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भूकम्पले क्षति पुर्याएका सम्पदाहरुको संरक्षण एवं पुननिर्माण सम्वन्धी आधारभूत निर्देशिका २०७२
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   Publications

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Ancient Nepal 182-183
Ancient Nepal 181
Ancient Nepal 180
Ancient Nepal 179
Ancient Nepal 178
Ancient Nepal 177
Ancient Nepal 176
Ancient Nepal 175
Ancient Nepal 174
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Progress report
गढीहरुको प्रतिवेदन २०६०
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२०७२ साल बैशाख १२, १३ र २९ गते अाएको विनाशकारी भूकम्पबाट क्षति हुन गएका काठमाडौ जिल्लाका सम्पदाहरुको फोटोग्राफ सहितको विवरण
बोडे र नगदेशका सांस्कृतिक सम्पदाहरु
बुड्गमतीको सांस्कृतिक सम्पदाहरु
ठिमी (चपाचो र बालकुमारी) को सांस्कृतिक सम्पदाहरु
काठमाडौ जिल्लाका गा.वि.स. हरुका सांस्कृतिक सम्पदाहरुको विरण भाग २
मुस्ताड्ड जिल्लाका सांस्कृतिक सम्पदा
नारायणी अञ्चलका वर्गीकृत सांस्कृतिक सम्पदाहरुको विवरण
कोशी अञ्चलका वर्गीकृत सांस्कृतिक सम्पदाहरुको विवरण २०७०
रापती अञ्चलका वर्गीकृत सांस्कृतिक सम्पदाहरुको विवरण २०७२
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Ancient Monuments Preservation Rules 2046 (1989)
AN ACT MADE TO PRESERVE THE ANCIENT MONUMENTS
Archive Preservation Act 2046
Archives Preservation Rules 2063
Karyabidhi-064
MoU Signed
Final Approved Conservation Guidelines
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