Government of Nepal
Ministry of Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation
Singhadurbar, Nepal

Modified Date : 2016-09-12

Culture Division

Scope of the work:

  • Policy and planning for preservation of culture
  • Implementation of policy, planning and progress
  • Liaison with national and international agencies like UNESCO
  • Bilateral Cultural Agreements
  • Archaeological Excavation, collection and preservation
  • Research and investigation
  • Policy relating to issuance of permit for exportable curio good
  • Policy with regard to various religious and ethnic groups, tribes, languages, dialects, scripts, arts, culture and literature
  • Coordination with Department of Archaeology, various boards, trusts and other organizations related to culture

The chief of the Division is Joint Secretary (Technical service). Under him there are two sections:

  • Archaeology Section and
  • Culture Promotion and National and International Coordination Section each headed by respective Under Secretaries


Fax: 977-1-4211785