Hashima Coal Mine

Inscribed to 2015 World Heritage list!

05 Jul 2015
At the 39th session of the World Heritage Committee, "Sites of Japan's Meiji Industrial Revolution: Iron and Steel, Shipbuilding and Coal Mining", which the Japanese government had recommended as the World Heritage, were decided to be inscribed to UNESCO World Heritage List at 15:37 on July 5th, 2015 (at 22:37 on July 5th, 2015 in Japanese time).