Wikidata:WikiProject Built heritage/ASI Monuments

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This page is a guide for adding Archaeological Survey of India (Q632235) Monuments to Wikidata as for the purposes of the Cultural Heritage project.

Locate/create items[edit]

  • Check this page to get the list of Monuments of National Importance.
  • Try to find an existing page that may have the monument. There are generally three places that these may be located
    • Check the link on the list pages
    • Search Wikipedia for the name of the monument
    • Search Wikipedia for the town/city in which the monument is located. Sometimes monuments may be known by alternate names than those they are called by the ASI.
    • Search Wikimedia Commons for the ASI Monument ID and check if there are any Wikipedia pages that link there.
    • Search the ASI monuments list in Wikidata, to see if an item has already been created.
  • If no Wikidata page exists, create it


Wikidata items for ASI Monuments should have at least the following statements.

Property Item Description
instance of (P31)
country (P17) India (Q668)
located in the administrative territorial entity (P131) This should be at the district level.
coordinate location (P625) reference url -
(Click on autofill)
Download this to get the coordinates. Check this and this file where you can find the coordinates.
location (P276) Location of the monument. Some of the places are very small and not on Wikipedia/Wikidata. Preferably, create an item for the place in Wikidata, if it is not present.
image (P18) Look for images in Wikimedia Commons.
Commons category (P373) Check Wikimedia Commons for cCategories.
heritage designation (P1435) Monument of National Importance (Q17047615)/State Protected Monument (Q17047640)
ASI Monument ID (P1371) Should be the same as the ID on the Wikipedia list page

Lists of ASI Monuments of National Importance[edit]

States and

Union Territorries

Circle ASI website Wikipedia Items






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Andaman and Nicobar Islands YesY YesY YesY YesY YesY YesY YesY
Andhra Pradesh here here  Doing…  Doing… here
Arunachal Pradesh here here ✓ Done
Assam here here  Doing…  Doing… here
Bihar here here here
Chandigarh YesY YesY YesY YesY YesY YesY YesY
Chhattisgarh here here
Dadra and Nagar Haveli YesY YesY YesY YesY YesY YesY YesY
Daman and Diu here here
Delhi here here
Goa here here  Doing…  Doing… here
Gujarat Vadodara here here


Haryana here here
Himachal Pradesh here here ✓ Done ✓ Done here
Jammu and Kashmir here here
Jharkhand here here ✓ Done ✓ Done here
Karnataka here


Kerala here here ✓ Done ✓ Done here
Lakshadweep YesY YesY YesY YesY YesY YesY YesY
Madhya Pradesh here here


Maharashtra Aurangabad here here
Nagpur here
Mumbai here here
Manipur here here ✓ Done ✓ Done here
Meghalaya here here ✓ Done  Doing… here
Mizoram here here ✓ Done ✓ Done here
Nagaland here here ✓ Done ✓ Done here
Odisha here here
Pondicherry here here ✓ Done ✓ Done here
Punjab here here  Doing…  Doing… here
Rajasthan here here
Sikkim here here ✓ Done ✓ Done here
Tamil Nadu Chennai here here



Thrissur here
Telangana here here
Tripura here here ✓ Done  Doing… here
Uttarakhand here here  Doing… here
Uttar Pradesh Agra here here


Lucknow here here



Patna here here
West Bengal here here ✓ Done  Doing… here


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