National History Park Citadel, Sans Souci, Ramiers (1982)
Haiti

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UNESCO (France) 1980. Palace of Sans Souci.

These Haitian monuments date from the beginning of the 19th century, when Haiti proclaimed its independence. The Palace of Sans Souci, the buildings at Ramiers and, in particular, the Citadel serve as universal symbols of liberty, being the first monuments to be constructed by black slaves who had gained their freedom. 

  • UNESCO (France) 1980. Palace of Sans Souci. 
Haiti 1906. Palace of Sans Souci. Haiti 1924. Christophe's Citadel. Haiti 1933. Palace of Sans Souci.

There are no other World Heritage sites in Haiti. Please refer to the UNESCO-listing, Haiti section, for further information about the individual properties. 

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