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Weimar has as many as three entries in UNESCO's World Heritage List: Classical Weimar fronting 16 buildings and architectural ensembles, the 3 Bauhaus buildings and the Memory of the World, containing handwritten manuscripts by Goethe.

Award and commitment

Memory of the World

In 2001, UNESCO featured all of the handwritten work left by Goethe, which is kept in the Goethe and Schiller Archive, into its programme for preserving the world’s documentary heritage »Memory of the World«.