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'Monumental' 16th Century City Walls Unearthed by Antwerp Tram Works in Belgium

Archaeologists in Antwerp have spent the last two weeks excavating parts of a six-metre-high (20-foot) fortified wall that was built around the Belgian city 500 years ago, reported Reuters.

Society » Archaeology | August 2, 2017, Wednesday // 15:40 | Viewed: 4396

Unknown Church Has Been Discovered by the Archeologists From the Regional Museum of History in Russe

An unknown church has been discovered by the archaeologists from the Regional Museum of History in Russe.

Society » Archaeology | August 2, 2017, Wednesday // 15:34 | Viewed: 16362

Archaeologist Found Extremely Rare Ivory Icon in Burgas

An extremely rare and precious ivory was found by archaeologists in their work on the Rusokastro medieval fortress near the Black Sea port town in Burgas, reported BNR..

Society » Archaeology | July 27, 2017, Thursday // 09:47 | Viewed: 14505

Rare Gold Coin Was Discovered in Burgas District

A rare gold coin from the time of the Byzantine Emperor Phocas was discovered during excavations at Rusokastro Fortress, which is located on a hill near Zhelyazovo village, in Burgas district in southeastern Bulgaria, quoted by the Bulgarian National Tele

Society » Archaeology | July 21, 2017, Friday // 09:33 | Viewed: 15359

Sofia will have a Second Archaeological Complex

Sofia will have a second archaeological park, where visitors can see a prehistoric settlement from the first European civilization.

Society » Archaeology | July 20, 2017, Thursday // 12:42 | Viewed: 15894

Children Study Аrcheology at the Мuseum in Varna

For a seventh consecutive year, the Archeological Museum in Varna organizes children's activities in various spheres of archeology and museum sessions on various topics, reported BGNES from the sea capital.

Society » Archaeology | July 5, 2017, Wednesday // 12:30 | Viewed: 4061

Bulgarian Archaeological Expedition Will Try to Find the Largest Early Christian Monastery

Bulgarian archaeological expedition at the ancient Thracian city of Perperikon (near the city of Kardzhali, South Bulgaria) will try to find the largest Early Christian monastery in the Rhodope Mountains, Professor Nikolay Ovcharov, the leader of the rese

Society » Archaeology | June 29, 2017, Thursday // 09:29 | Viewed: 25804

Plovdiv to Host 56th National Archaeological Conference

As of May 29th, Bulgaria’s second largest city of Plovdiv hosts the 56th National Archaeological Conference.

Society » Archaeology | May 29, 2017, Monday // 16:04 | Viewed: 9287

Bulgaria Displays Ancient Treasures In Cooperation With Other European Countries

The National Archaeological Institute with Museum with the Bulgarian Academy of Science hosts two new exhibitions.

Society » Archaeology | April 24, 2017, Monday // 10:58 | Viewed: 123987

Gold Treasure of Nagyszentmiklos Goes on Display in Sofia

The Gold Treasure of Nagyszentmiklos, the largest known hoard of early medieval vessels, will be on display at Sofia's National Archaeological Institute and Museum (NAIM) between April 6 and July 9, according to BTA.

Society » Archaeology | April 6, 2017, Thursday // 08:52 | Viewed: 57830

Antique Artifacts and their Stories on Sozopol’s Past

Artifacts from the Apollonia Pontica antique necropolis in the Budjaka area of the Black Sea port town of Sozopol were among the most impressive findings at the 10th national exhibition named Bulgarian Archaeology.

Society » Archaeology | April 1, 2017, Saturday // 10:23 | Viewed: 9121

Bulgarian Archaeology 2016 to Feature Last Year's Most Thrilling Finds

A temporary exhibition highlighting the most interesting discoveries of 2016 will be hosted by the National Institute of Archaeology in Sofia, starting Wednesday.

Society » Archaeology | February 14, 2017, Tuesday // 11:33 | Viewed: 64975

Nearly 600 Antique Coins Donated To Silistra History Museum

The History Museum in Silistra has received as a donation nearly 600 antique coins and other cultural valuables confiscated by the state during legal proceedings at the Silistra District Court.

Society » Archaeology | January 10, 2017, Tuesday // 19:09 | Viewed: 7514

Bulgaria's Ancient Theatre in Plovdiv Older by Nearly a Century

A newly-discovered sign reads that the Ancient Theatre in Plovdiv was built in the 90’s of the 1st century AD and not as previously thought between 116 and 117 AD, announced the Mayor of Plovdiv Ivan Totev and archaeologists Maya Martinova and Nikolay Sha

Society » Archaeology | November 28, 2016, Monday // 14:31 | Viewed: 8219

Аrchaeologists Discover 4th Century Roman Bath in Bulgaria's Plovdiv

Archaeologists have discovered a Roman bath dated back to the 4th century in the Bulgarian city of Plovdiv.

Society » Archaeology | November 10, 2016, Thursday // 13:45 | Viewed: 9234

Roman Bath Walls Uncovered in Bulgaria's Plovdiv

The massive walls of a Roman bath with impressive architecture were uncovered surprisingly during a clearing of a private property at the very centre of Plovdiv.

Society » Archaeology | November 4, 2016, Friday // 16:18 | Viewed: 8530

Unique 4th Century Mosaics Discovered in Plovdiv's Large Basilica

Unique mosaics from the second half of the 4th century AD and frescoes from the 10th and 11th century were discovered by archaeologists during excavations of the Large Basilica on Maria Luisa Blvd in Plovdiv.

Society » Archaeology | October 24, 2016, Monday // 16:51 | Viewed: 8252

Dordrecht Museum To Host Oldest Gold of Humankind Exhibition, Varna Treasure

The exhibition The Oldest Gold of Humankind presenting a part of the famous Varna treasure will take place in the Dordrecht Museum in Holland from October 28, 2016 to April 28, 2017.

Society » Archaeology | October 24, 2016, Monday // 16:11 | Viewed: 7735

44 Ship Wrecks Explored in Bulgaria's Black Sea

A total of 44 ship wrecks have been explored by experts of the Centre for Submarine Archaeology in Sozopol in 2016.

Society » Archaeology | October 22, 2016, Saturday // 17:22 | Viewed: 7847

Unique Golden Heart Discovered in Bulgaria's Veliki Preslav

A team of archeologists in Veliki Preslav has discovered a unique golden heart previously applied to the garment of a high-ranking person.

Society » Archaeology | October 14, 2016, Friday // 14:49 | Viewed: 7711

Bulgaria’s Pavlikeni To Revitalise Antique Ceramics Centre

A project to the amount of BGN 1.

Society » Archaeology | October 13, 2016, Thursday // 22:02 | Viewed: 6988
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