A photo of the Tyurabek Khanum mausoleum, which is a historical monument of Kunyaurgench in Turkmenistan, is on display at an exhibition in the French capital. The event is dedicated to UNESCO World Heritage Sites.
The photo exhibition is timed to celebrate the half-century anniversary of the Convention for the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage, which was adopted in the 72nd year of the last century. The works of the masters of photography are placed around the gates of the UNESCO building.
The French photographic collection includes professional photos of more than one hundred sites out of 1,154 included in the World Heritage List. Examples of the architecture of Kunyaurgenç were included in this list in 2005.