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Japanese mission begins its digital heritage inventory project

Oman Friday 23/February/2024 13:05 PM
By: Times News Service
Japanese mission begins its digital heritage inventory project

Muscat: The Japanese mission began its supplementary season for the digital heritage inventory project.

The Ministry of Heritage and Tourism said: “In continuation of its efforts in documenting archaeological sites and establishing a database of sites, the Japanese mission began its supplementary season for the digital heritage inventory project with the participation of those concerned in the Department of Archaeological Sites in Bat, Al-Khutm, and Al-Ain in the Wilayat of Ibri.”

In addition, the Department of Heritage and Tourism in North Al Batinah Governorate, in cooperation with the Sohar Fort Museum Department, organised a lecture on the results of surveys and excavations for the first season of the archaeological mission in Sohar Fort and the surrounding area, where Professor Derek Kennett from the American University of Chicago reviewed the most important results and discoveries of the season.

The lecture was accompanied by a mini exhibition of the most important finds.