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Bulgaria's Ancient City of Perperikon Excavations Funding Trimmed

The archaeological excavations of the Thracian city of Perperikon, located in Bulgaria's Eastern Rhodopes will start on August 4, professor Nikolay Ovcharov announced.

Society » Archaeology | July 29, 2014, Tuesday // 14:29 | Viewed: 925

'Vampire' Funeral Found Near Vratsa

A Medieval funeral of a man was found during an archaeological dig near Bulgaria's northwestern town Vratsa, reports the Bulgarian National Radio.

Society » Archaeology | July 26, 2014, Saturday // 14:51 | Viewed: 1678

Scientists to Search for Ancient Civilization in Bulgaria's Rhodopes

An international expedition will seek signs left by an ancient civilization in the prehistoric sanctuaries of Belintash, Tatul and Harman Kaya in Bulgaria's Rhodope mountains.

Society » Archaeology | July 25, 2014, Friday // 17:51 | Viewed: 1445

Bulgaria's Government Allocates Additional BGN 1.5M For Archeology

Bulgaria's Council of Ministers has approved an additional expenditure of BGN 1.

Society » Archaeology | July 16, 2014, Wednesday // 17:17 | Viewed: 1182

Archaeologists Discover Richly Decorated XVIII c. Grave

Archaeologists found the grave of a young woman, laid to rest with all her jewels in an area near Bulgaria's Pernik, reports Darik radio.

Society » Archaeology | July 9, 2014, Wednesday // 13:43 | Viewed: 1742

Bulgaria's Sozopol to Exhibit Ancient Artifacts in French Louvre

Bulgaria's Archaeological Museum in the Black Sea town of Sozopol will exhibit 24 valuable artifacts of the earliest ancient history of the town in the French Louvre Museum.

Society » Archaeology | June 25, 2014, Wednesday // 16:10 | Viewed: 824

Marine Explorer Claims to Have Found Columbus' Ship Santa Maria

Marine explorer Barry Clifford claims he has found the wreck of Christopher Columbus' flagship Santa Maria off the north coast of Haiti.

Society » Archaeology | May 14, 2014, Wednesday // 15:39 | Viewed: 1042

Antique Coins Uncovered During Sofia Road Construction

A set of golden antique coins have been uncovered during the road construction work at Sofia's Maria Luisa and Slinvitsa boulevards, by Luvov Most (Lion's Bridge).

Society » Archaeology | May 14, 2014, Wednesday // 14:39 | Viewed: 1210

Bulgarian Archaeologists Uncover Ancient Roman Roadside Complex Sostra

Archaeologists from Bulgaria's National History Museum have uncovered the roadside Sostra complex, situated on the Roman cursus publi-cus from Oescus to Philippopolis.

Society » Archaeology | May 11, 2014, Sunday // 13:21 | Viewed: 2412

Roman Tomb Found in Bulgaria’s Sapareva Banya Resort

An entirely preserved Roman tomb was discovered in Bulgaria’s south-west resort of Sapareva Banya, the historical museum in the city of Kyustendil announced.

Society » Archaeology | May 3, 2014, Saturday // 14:35 | Viewed: 2455

Sofia Excavations to Look for Constantine the Great's Palace

Archaeologists are to start in 2015 excavations under Sofia's Sveta Nedelia Square in search of 3 government buildings of the ancient city of Serdica.

Society » Archaeology | May 1, 2014, Thursday // 18:02 | Viewed: 2167

5000 YO Golden Treasure on Display in National History Museum

A treasure of 15 000 golden elements was put on display on Monday in Sofia's National History Museum (NHM).

Society » Archaeology | April 14, 2014, Monday // 14:28 | Viewed: 3387

Model of Bulgaria's Ancient City of Perperikon Showcased in Belgium

A model of the ancient Thracian city of Perperikon, located in the Eastern Rhodopes, near Bulgaria's town of Kardzhali, will be showcased in several Belgian cities.

Society » Archaeology | March 25, 2014, Tuesday // 17:20 | Viewed: 1570

Bulgarian Museum Publishes Ancient Roman Recipes

The Ruse history museum published a series of postcards with ancient Roman fortresses along the nowadays Bulgarian stretch of the Danube, with Roman recipes on the reverse side.

Society » Archaeology | March 6, 2014, Thursday // 10:15 | Viewed: 1413

Ancient Acropolis To Be Restored in Bulgaria's Kyustendil

Bulgaria's government has set aside BGN 5 M for the restoration of the Pautalia acropolis, near Kyustendil.

Society » Archaeology | February 27, 2014, Thursday // 14:38 | Viewed: 2455

Bulgaria's Ministry of Culture To Check Treasure Replica for Sale

Bulgaria's Ministry of Culture will look into the sale of a replica of the Thracian golden treasure from Panagyurishte on a US website.

Society » Archaeology | February 20, 2014, Thursday // 13:25 | Viewed: 3278

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: 2334

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: 2826

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: 1384

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: 8875

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: 2008
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