PBS NewsHour

How this French lottery is financing historic preservation

Clip: 01/10/2020 | 6m 37s Video has closed captioning.

From the Eiffel Tower to the Palace of Versailles, France is famous for iconic monuments and other structures. But the country also faces a large and growing challenge with protecting and preserving its lesser-known historic sites, many of which have suffered decades or even centuries of neglect. Jeffrey Brown reports from France on an experiment in raising new funds to support the cause.

Aired: 01/10/20

Rating: NR

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