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Bulgaria’s Roman Baths to Be Restored – Varna Mayor Pledges

The restoration of the complex of ancient Roman baths, the Roman Thermae in Bulgaria’s city of Varna will begin in March.

Society » Archaeology | February 10, 2014, Monday // 16:12 | Viewed: 3679

Supreme Court: Bulgaria's Priceless Gold Treasure Is State Property

Bulgaria's prized Thracian Panagyurishte Gold Treasure is state property, according to a final Supreme Court rule.

Society » Archaeology | January 30, 2014, Thursday // 17:24 | Viewed: 4677

Bulgarian City of Varna Exhibits 200-Year-Old Weapons

The Museum of Archeology in the Bulgarian city of Varna currently hosts a unique exhibition of antique weapons.

Society » Archaeology | January 16, 2014, Thursday // 14:53 | Viewed: 2910

Prophetic Dream Leads to Discovery of Old Icon in Bulgaria

A walled-up ancient icon has been found in the church of Bulgarian Lopushna Monastery "St John the Baptist.

Society » Archaeology | January 10, 2014, Friday // 12:15 | Viewed: 9929

Japanese TV Shows Bulgarian Archaeological Wonder

The Japanese television channel TBS aired a coverage about Bulgaria's "Sboryanovo" archaeological reserve in its popular scientific series on Friday.

Society » Archaeology | January 3, 2014, Friday // 15:52 | Viewed: 2971

6000-Year-Old Skeleton Shows Woman Was Buried Pregnant in Bulgaria

Bulgarian archaeologists have uncovered the remains of a woman that appears to have been buried pregnant 6000 years ago.

Society » Archaeology | January 1, 2014, Wednesday // 15:53 | Viewed: 21507

Top 10 Archeology Finds in Bulgaria for 2013

The top 10 archeology headlines – as we in (Sofia News Agency) saw them – follow, in chronological order

Society » Archaeology | December 25, 2013, Wednesday // 14:40 | Viewed: 9074

Bulgarian History Museum Showcases Treasures Free of Charge

The National History Museum, NIM, in the Bulgarian capital Sofia, is offering free admission on December 22, 23 and 30.

Society » Archaeology | December 22, 2013, Sunday // 11:50 | Viewed: 2000

Thracian Gold Returns to Sofia's History Museum

Sofia's National History Museum, NIM will showcase the Thracian gold treasures in its exhibition "Legends Come to Life".

Society » Archaeology | December 19, 2013, Thursday // 15:16 | Viewed: 1847

Statue of Roman Magistrate Unearthed in Bulgaria’s Plovdiv

A marble statue of a Roman magistrate has been unearthed in the Roman Forum in Bulgaria’s Plovdiv, archaeologists have announced.

Society » Archaeology | November 25, 2013, Monday // 18:58 | Viewed: 12703

Bulgarian Archaeologists Unveil Tomb of Thracian Priestess

Bulgarian archeologists working at the Sveshtari tomb have made new important findings suggesting the burial of a female Thracian cult leader.

Society » Archaeology | November 21, 2013, Thursday // 15:50 | Viewed: 14736

100+ Archaeological Sites on Bulgaria's South Stream Pipeline Stretch

There are over 100 archaeological sites on the route of the South Stream gas pipeline in Bulgaria and their fate remains unknown.

Society » Archaeology | November 17, 2013, Sunday // 15:36 | Viewed: 3466

New Archaeology Treasue Unearthed in Bulgaria

Emergency excavations in the construction of the gas pipeline route between Bulgaria and Romania have yielded the latest archeological treasure.

Society » Archaeology | November 2, 2013, Saturday // 15:01 | Viewed: 8286

Bulgaria's Sveshtari Thracian Tomb Celebrated Life

Over the year, Bulgarian archaeologists have made important new discoveries about the Thracian Tomb of Sveshtari, announced archaeologist Prof. Diana Gergova.

Society » Archaeology | October 27, 2013, Sunday // 13:42 | Viewed: 25689

Ancient Wine Cellar Discovered in Bulgaria's Nessebar

Archaeologists in Bulgaria's Black Sea town of Nessebar have dug up an antique winery, believed to date back to the 5th century B.C.

Society » Archaeology | October 18, 2013, Friday // 18:18 | Viewed: 3625

Grounds of Bulgarian Archaeology 'Sensation' Turned into Meadow

Much of the grounds of the Bulgarian archaeological reserve "Sboryanovo" near the town of Isperih and the village of Sveshtari have become a field planted with alfalfa.

Society » Archaeology | October 4, 2013, Friday // 13:51 | Viewed: 3006

Bulgarians Practiced Anti-Vampire Rituals up until 25 Years Ago – Archeologist

Rituals aiming to prevent dead people from turning into vampires were practiced in Bulgaria until quite recently, according to renowned Bulgarian archeologist Nikolay Ovcharov.

Society » Archaeology | October 2, 2013, Wednesday // 19:47 | Viewed: 5011

Archaeologists Discover Plaque Depicting Fortuna in Plovdiv

Archaeologists in Plovdiv discovered pieces of unique marble statues and a votive tablet depicting the Greek Goddess of luck Fortuna.

Society » Archaeology | September 26, 2013, Thursday // 17:17 | Viewed: 3690

Unique Thracian Carriage Discovered In Northern Bulgaria

Archeologists have unearthed a 25-centuries-old two-wheel carriage near the Bulgarian northeastern town of Sveshtari.

Society » Archaeology | September 25, 2013, Wednesday // 17:14 | Viewed: 4348

Bulgaria Unearths 2nd 'Vampire' Skeleton

A second skeleton of a medieval "vampire" has been discovered on Bulgaria's Black Sea coast.

Society » Archaeology | September 6, 2013, Friday // 14:45 | Viewed: 5053

Bulgarian Archeologists Uncover Large Votive Relief of Zeus

A team of Bulgarian archeologists led by Dr. Ivan Hristov has discovered an unusually large votive relief of the ancient Greek God Zeus near the Bulgarian village of Starosel.

Society » Archaeology | August 5, 2013, Monday // 13:35 | Viewed: 12512
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