IPERION HSIntegrating Platforms for the European Research Infrastructure ON Heritage Science

Royal Institute for Cultural Heritage

The archives are a unique and interdisciplinary resource for scientific, photographic and technical documentation of the cultural heritage of Belgium. It contains reports, images, scientific datasets, sample collections and reference materials of paintings, historic interiors, mural paintings, textiles, metals, glass, leather, paper, stone sculpture, wood sculpture and monuments.


  • Cultural heritage

    archaeological sites, crafts, decorative arts, manuscript, monuments, painting, sculpture, stonework, textile, wall papers


  • inorganic

    glass, metal, stone

  • organic

    binding media, glues, paper, textiles, varnishes, wood