Nepal’s heritage sites on shaky ground after devastating quake

June 6, 2015 by  
Filed under Heritage and Historic Buildings

United Nations News Center:

Eighty per cent of the temples and historic structures in both Bhaktapur and Kathmandu Durbar Squares have been destroyed. The walls on two wings of the former Royal Palace in Kathmandu, which is now a museum, have totally disintegrated from the corners.

http://www.un.org/apps/news/story.asp?NewsID=51065#.VXI9ulxViko

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