A transformation that’s hard to believe: Qutb Shahi tombs wear a new look after restoration

“We are working towards creating a great experience for visitors. We are planning an interpretation centre that will put the area in context. Also, the documentation that we are creating will be a guide to future restoration and conservation efforts elsewhere”.

http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/Hyderabad/article23543389.ece/ALTERNATES/LANDSCAPE_615/HY14-TOMBSCOMPLEXA wildly unbelievable transformation greets visitors who manage to get a sneak peek of the Qutb Shahi tombs complex near Golconda. On World Heritage Day celebrated on April 18, citizens can pay a sum as entry fee and see the change that is brought about, thanks to the five-year effort mounted by the Department of Archaeology and Museums and Aga Khan Trust for Culture.

Source: The Hindu / Serish Nanisetti / APRIL 14, 2018

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