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Minaret of Jam World Heritage Site

Information the Minaret of Jam and the "Minaret and Archaeological Remains of Jam" UNESCO World Heritage site on the Hari River in the mountains of Afghanistan. The minerat itself if more then 200 feet tall, it has a set of double spiral stair cases in its interior, it has several balconies, and it is is decorated with calligraphy and turquoise ceramics.
Minaret of Jam - Workd Heritage Site in Afghanistan

Wikipedia Introduction to the Minaret of Jam
Article with information about the Minaret of Jam, including its status as a world heritage site,, its history, threats against it, and a photo gallery with several pictures of the site.

Minaret of Jam World Heritage Site
Official Web site of the "Minaret and Archaeological Remains of Jam" world heritage site, published by the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO).

Other Minaret of Jam Resources
- BBC News "Hidden Jewel of Afghan Culture" Article
- Minaret of Jam Archaeological Site
- Afghanistan's Turquoise Mountain Arts



See also:
More World Heritage Sites in Afghanistan
Other Attractions in Afghanistan
Afghanistan Travel Guide


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