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How can France protect its national heritage without breaking the bank?

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Part of what makes France famous around the world is the ubiquity of impressive, old monuments. But paying for the upkeep of these national treasures can be a headache. The national budget to restore heritage sites – 326 million euros a year – is not enough. While the government is hoping a new annual heritage lottery will bring in more cash, others are counting on foreigners to step in and help.

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