Mseilleh castle in Batroun. Photo credit: François el Bacha for All rights reserved

Lebanon / Heritage: Mseilha castle

Located at the foot of the newly built dam in Batroun, Mseilha Castle, majestically enthroned on its peak, controls the valley where the Nasr...

Lebanon / Heritage: the stelae of Nahr el Kalb

Not very far from us, we tend to forget, the famous historic valley of Nahr el Kalb, site now classified by Unesco as "Memory...

Programme de soutien “Art et Territoire”; la création artistique investit le patrimoine libanais !

Le Service de coopération et d’action culturelle de l’Ambassade de France est heureux d’annoncer le lancement d’un nouveau programme de soutien à la culture...

One year after explosion, ALIPH stays alongside Beirutis by continuing to support the rehabilitation...

Thursday 29 July 2021 – Nearly one year ago, Beirut’s most historic neighborhoods were imperiled when a double explosion rocked Beirut’s downtown on 4 August...

Lebanon / Heritage: The cutlery of Jezzine

Jezzine, is a city located in the South of Lebanon, famous for its beautiful residences, its old churches, its waterfall over 40 m high...
The Castle of the Sea, Saïda, South Lebanon. Photo credit: François el Bacha

Lebanon / Heritage: the Castle of the Sea of Saïda

Of the 2 castles owned by the city of Saïda, a city located 40 km south of the capital, the Château de la Mer...

Lebanon / Traditions: Hommos, a typical Levantine dish

The heritage is also culinary of which Lebanon can be proud of a certain wealth. A hub in trade, the Land of the Cedars...

Lebanon / Heritage: The Eternal Olive Trees of Bchaaleh in North Lebanon

Bchaleeh, municipality of the caza of Batroun in North Lebanon, houses a small treasure visible on the very edge of the road. These are...

Between history and legend: the port of Tire in southern Lebanon

We take you to the port of Tire, also known locally as Sour, a town located just 70 km from Beirut. Built on the...

Lebanon / Heritage: The thrones of Astarte from the National Museum

Found at the temple of Echmoun located a little further north of the city of Saïda and inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage Tentative...
La numérisation de Beyrouth par l'UNESCO

60 000 images pour sauver l’héritage architectural de Beyrouth

Financé par le Fonds d'urgence pour le patrimoine de l’UNESCO (HEF), le projet de documentation en 3D s’inscrit dans le cadre du plan d’action...

The Mosaics of Qabr Hiram, one of the Louvre’s treasures

Considered to be one of the Louvre's treasures since 1862, Qabr Hiram's mosaics actually come from the village of Hanawai, located on the road...

Al-Qaa: Land of saffron cultivation in Lebanon.

Saffron is said to be the most valuable spice called red gold. Delicate and red are the pistils of its purplish flower. It is...

Le séquoia de Chine, l’arbre derrière le fossile

Serge Muller, Muséum national d’histoire naturelle (MNHN) and Germinal Rouhan, Muséum national d’histoire naturelle (MNHN) Tout comme le ginkgo, la welwitschia et le pin de...