The Monuments Men Foundation honors the legacy of the men and women who served in the Monuments, Fine Arts, and Archives section, known as the "Monuments Men," and their unprecedented and heroic work protecting and safeguarding civilization's most important artistic and cultural treasures from armed conflict during World War II. Raising public awareness is essential to the Foundation's mission.
December 02, 2013
Update on the Cornelius Gurlitt Collection
The recent discovery in Munich of 1,400 valuable pictures once owned by Dr. Hildebrand Gurlitt, a former museum director and later art dealer who collaborated with...More...
November 05, 2013
Monuments Men Foundation Publishes List of Items Likely Included in Munich Art Stash
Today’s formal announcement by German officials of the discovery of some 1,500 works of art missing since World War II raised more questions than it...More...
February 20, 2013
The New York Times: Treasure Hunters in Uniform: ‘Monuments Men’ Remembered
Both Ms. Eisenhower and Mr. Edsel, the Monuments Men’s champion, stressed two points: that while the Monuments Men’s work was unprecedented, hundreds of...More...