Heritage Conservation & Archaeology

UBS Culture Foundation supports the preservation, research and mediation of Cultural Property. In particular, the Foundation is committed to the restoration of heritage sites and buildings of supraregional significance, as well as to archaeological research projects in Switzerland.

We support

  • The restoration and conservation of publicly accessible heritage sites and buildings of supraregional significance
  • Research and the enhancement of scientific knowledge in the fields of archaeology and heritage conservation

We do not support

  • Non-Swiss scholars and researchers without permanent residence in Switzerland
  • The restoration of historical means of transport (trains, ships, etc.)
  • The restoration of non-heritage sites and building renovations with a commercial background
  • New constructions and the provision of infrastructure
  • Projects in the context of education