Discover 58 sites in the UK
From expansive mountain ranges and stunning coastlines to vibrant cities and rural landscapes – the UK’s UNESCO sites are destinations of world-class natural and cultural heritage.
Which will you discover next?
The UK National Commission supports the UK’s contribution to UNESCO and brings the benefits of UNESCO to the UK. By raising awareness of the world’s most special places, we encourage more people to discover the UK’s extraordinary culture, nature and heritage.
UNESCO sites in the British Isles include 29 World Heritage Sites, 13 Creative Cities, 9 Global Geoparks and 7 Biosphere Reserves. They are all shown on this illustrated map, designed by Tom Woolley.
This map was produced by the UK National Commission for UNESCO as part of “Local to Global”, and was made possible by the GREAT Campaign and The National Lottery Heritage Fund, thanks to National Lottery players.