Conservation of 4th-Century BC Astronomical Horizon Markers at Chankillo Archaeological Site
This project includes the conservation of 13 horizon markers and local preservation capacity building.
Chankillo is the earliest known astronomical observatory in the Americas. [Photo credit: Project organizer]
Location: Peru, South America, Americas Organiser(s): World Monuments Fund Funder(s): U.S. Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation Funding received: $125,000 (USD) Commencement Date: 09/2016 Project Status: CompletedProject owner? Update this project