Objects of cultural heritage
In the territory of the Rostov region there are 10818 objects of cultural heritage that makes about 10% of total number of objects of cultural heritage of the Russian Federation, and with item-by-item structure - more than 30 thousand, of them:
- 8045 – objects of cultural heritage of federal importance (including 7988 – archeology, 57 – monuments history, architecture and monumental art);
- 1323 – object of cultural heritage of regional value;
- 3 – object of cultural heritage of local (municipal) value;
- 1447 – the revealed objects of cultural heritage (including 252 – architecture and monumental art, 1195 – archeology).
In the Rostov region there are 3 historical settlements of federal importance – the cities of Azov and Taganrog , the village Old Cherkassk.
In the sphere of protection of objects of cultural heritage the Rostov region is among the best regions of Russia.