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Outstanding Universal Value of Mt. Fuji

Mt. Fuji, a beautiful active volcano that symbolizes Japan, was called "Fujisan, Sacred Place and Source of Artistic Inspiration" and added to the World Heritage List as a cultural property during the 37th session of the UNESCO World Heritage Committee. Here we introduce the value of Mt. Fuji, which has been recognized as a global treasure that should be passed onto future generations.

Information Library

Provides various information on the value of Mt. Fuji and on conservation topics.

Introduction to the Fujisan
World Cultural Heritage Council

The Fujisan World Cultural Heritage Council was established for the purpose of enabling related organizations centering around Yamanashi and Shizuoka prefectures to discuss all matters pertaining to the conservation management and facility utilization of the Mt. Fuji World Heritage site, as well as matters related to the conservation of the surrounding environment.