Shoe covers required

WHS where visitors are required to put protective covers over their shoes before entering, or change to protective footwear provided by the site management.

Connected Sites

Site Rationale Link
Abbey of St Gall
Bolgar At the Museum and the Koran center
Castles of Augustusburg and Falkenlust
Classical Weimar Anna Amalia Library (wear provided slippers)
Garden Kingdom of Dessau-Wörlitz At Villa Hamilton
Gardens and Castle at Kromeríz Castle
Golestan Palace
Historic Cairo Ibn Tulun mosque
Mir Castle
Mistaken Point "we had to take off our shoes and put on some soft slippers"
Potsdam Neus Palace
Rietveld Schröderhuis
St. Petersburg In a lot of the palaces
São Francisco Square In the Sacred Art Museum (part of the Franciscan church-convent complex), because of the original wooden floors on the upper level.
Taj Mahal To visit the actual tomb
Thracian tomb of Sveshtari To enter the tomb
Tugendhat Villa


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