Society » Archaeology

Treasure Hunters Busted with Archaeology Finds in Bulgaria

Three treasure hunters where caught with archaeological items in the western Bulgarian town of Bobovdol Wednesday.

Society » Archaeology | September 16, 2009, Wednesday // 18:36 | Viewed: 5715

Bulgaria Archaeologist Finds Unique Golden Chariot from Ancient Thrace

An exhibition displaying an absolutely unique golden chariot from Ancient Thrace was opened Wednesday in the Mall of Sofia, in the downtown of the Bulgarian capital.

Society » Archaeology | September 16, 2009, Wednesday // 17:22 | Viewed: 10563

Bulgaria Archaeologists Blast Changes in Cultural Heritage Act

Leading Bulgarian archaeologists have declared themselves against amendments of the Cultural Heritage Act proposed recently by the ruling GERB party.

Society » Archaeology | September 3, 2009, Thursday // 15:54 | Viewed: 3770

Bulgaria Archaeologists Find Relics of Medieval Saint at Perperikon

The team of Bulgarian archaeologist, Professor Nikolay Ovcharov, has discovered relics of a medieval saint at the fortress of Perperikon in the Rhodoppe Mountains.

Society » Archaeology | September 2, 2009, Wednesday // 19:10 | Viewed: 10806

Bulgaria Archaeologists Find 14th Century Medallion with Christ

Bulgarian archaeologists have discovered a unique glass medallion with Christ Pantocrator at the excavated fortress of Kastritsi near Varna.

Society » Archaeology | August 27, 2009, Thursday // 17:57 | Viewed: 4018

Bulgarian Archaeologists Discover Unique Medieval Byzantine Seal

Bulgarian archaeologist, Prof. Kazimir Popkonstantinov, has discovered a unique medieval seal at the site of the Knyazhevski (i.e. "Princely") Monastery near the Eastern city of Varna.

Society » Archaeology | August 21, 2009, Friday // 17:45 | Viewed: 5988

Bulgarian Archeologists Discover New Priceless Finds in Krushare

Bulgarian archeologists have found late Monday two golden rings in the mound near the South-East village of Krushare, in the Sliven Region.

Society » Archaeology | August 18, 2009, Tuesday // 13:59 | Viewed: 8703

Bulgaria Archeologists Find Unique Golden Wreath

Bulgarian archeologists have found a unique golden wreath in an unnamed mound near the South-East village of Krushare, Sliven District.

Society » Archaeology | August 16, 2009, Sunday // 21:09 | Viewed: 5287

Unique Archaeology Finds Displayed in Bulgaria's Gabrovo

A new exhibit displaying unique recent archaeological discoveries has been opened at the Regional History Museum in Bulgaria's Gabrovo.

Society » Archaeology | August 13, 2009, Thursday // 13:49 | Viewed: 4347

Archaeologist Shows Precious Finds from Medieval Bulgaria

Bulgaria's top archaeologist, Professor Nikolay Ovcharov, presented Wednesday the artifacts and jewelry that he discovered recently in Veliko Tarnovo, the capital of the Second Bulgarian Empire (1185-1396 AD).

Society » Archaeology | August 12, 2009, Wednesday // 16:28 | Viewed: 2706 Launches Special Section for Bulgarian Archaeology News

Following the huge interest on part of our readers from all over the world, (Sofia News Agency) has launched a special section dedicated to archaeology news from Bulgaria.

Society » Archaeology | August 11, 2009, Tuesday // 19:44 | Viewed: 2597

Archaeologists Find Prehistoric Necropolis in Northeast Bulgaria

A team of Bulgarian archaeologists has discovered a new prehistoric necropolis in the northeast part of the country.

Society » Archaeology | August 11, 2009, Tuesday // 19:20 | Viewed: 11908

Bulgarian Archaeologists Rediscover Ancient Black Sea Fortress

Bulgarian archaeologists have rediscovered a Late Antiquity fortress located near the town of Byala on the St.

Society » Archaeology | August 5, 2009, Wednesday // 14:09 | Viewed: 7112

Bulgaria Archeologists Find Unused Byzantine Coins

Bulgarian archeologists have found unused coins with picture of the Byzantine emperor Basil II, later surnamed the Bulgar-slayer.

Society » Archaeology | August 4, 2009, Tuesday // 17:46 | Viewed: 4202

Bulgarian Archaeologists Start Excavation of Medieval Fortress Krakra

The second archaeological expedition to excavate the Bulgarian medieval fortress Krakra near the western city of Pernik is starting Monday night.

Society » Archaeology | August 2, 2009, Sunday // 15:53 | Viewed: 5503

33 000 Treasure Hunters Sacking Bulgaria's Archaeology Heritage - Police

Between 30 000 and 33 000 people are involved in treasure hunting in Bulgaria - an activity leading to irreparable damage of archaeological sites.

Society » Archaeology | July 31, 2009, Friday // 21:05 | Viewed: 4871

Bulgaria Archaeologists Uncover New Roman Finds in Plovdiv

Bulgarian archaeologists have revealed two Roman-time streets, a private home of a Roman notable, and Roman artifacts in the southern Bulgarian city of Plovdiv.

Society » Archaeology | July 30, 2009, Thursday // 20:42 | Viewed: 6334

Bulgaria Archaeologists Restart Work on Thracian Temple near Starosel

Bulgarian archaeologists are resuming on August 3 the excavation of Thracian temple complex near the village of Starosel in Southern Bulgaria.

Society » Archaeology | July 29, 2009, Wednesday // 12:20 | Viewed: 8898

Bulgaria Archaeologists Find Solid Golden Ring with Roman Gem

Bulgarian archaeologists have found a solid golden ring with an antique Roman gem during excavation of "St.Ivan Rilski" church in the Northern city of Veliko Tarnovo.

Society » Archaeology | July 28, 2009, Tuesday // 13:55 | Viewed: 6873

Ancient Bulgaria Castle Found near Greece Border

A castle of a Bulgarian aristocrat has been discovered just a kilometer away from the Greek border, in Ivaylovgrad municipality.

Society » Archaeology | July 27, 2009, Monday // 13:10 | Viewed: 3357

Nymph Sanctuary Found by Bulgaria Archaeologists

A team of archaeologists has found a sanctuary in central Bulgaria where the nymph cult used to be celebrated in ancient times.

Society » Archaeology | July 27, 2009, Monday // 10:54 | Viewed: 8442
Bulgaria news (Sofia News Agency - is unique with being a real time news provider in English that informs its readers about the latest Bulgarian news. The editorial staff also publishes a daily online newspaper "Sofia Morning News." (Sofia News Agency - and Sofia Morning News publish the latest economic, political and cultural news that take place in Bulgaria. Foreign media analysis on Bulgaria and World News in Brief are also part of the web site and the online newspaper. News Bulgaria