International Centre for the Study of the Preservation and Restoration of Cultural Property

Our Mission

The mission of ICCROM’s Records and Archives is to supervise and administer the creation, organization, maintenance, retention and disposal of ICCROM records, as well as to perform archival processing (arrangement, description and housing) gaining physical and intellectual control over the records. The aim is to ensure the long-term preservation of both analogue and digital records, and provide access for study and research purposes.


 Italy: Portico of Octavia, Rome

Italy: Portico of Octavia, Rome

The Portico of Octavia was built by Augustus in the 1st century BC. Today, the portico’s remains have been annexed