Conservation of the 19th-Century Wangduechhoeling Palace in Bumthang

This project continues work begun under a previous AFCP grant to conserve the palace and adapt it for new uses.

Built in the 19th century and the original seat of power of Bhutan's ruling dynasty, the palace exemplifies traditional Bhutanese architecture and craftsmanship. [Photo credit: Project organizer]

Project Details


Location: Bhutan, Southern Asia, Asia Organiser(s): Bhutan Foundation Funder(s): U.S. Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation Funding received: $560,000 (USD) Commencement Date: 09/2015 Project Status: Completed
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