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Bulgarian Archaeologists Make Breakthrough in Ancient Thrace Tomb

One of Bulgaria's top Ancient Thrace sites, the Starosel Tomb, has been dated to the 4th century BC after years of research.

Society » Archaeology | March 11, 2010, Thursday // 15:24 | Viewed: 31997

Bulgaria's Plovdiv Launches Roman Stadium Restoration Project

The ancient Roman Stadium in the heart of the Bulgarian city of Plovdiv is to be restored in an archaeological project launched on Thursday.

Society » Archaeology | February 25, 2010, Thursday // 18:28 | Viewed: 4641

Bulgaria History Museum Displays Unique Gold Treasure

A gold treasure, discovered by accident in the distant 1961 in the village of Rezhantsi, near the Western city of Pernik is on display at the National History Museum (NIM) in Sofia.

Society » Archaeology | February 18, 2010, Thursday // 16:05 | Viewed: 3305

Bulgaria Top Archeologist Presents New Unique Finds

Prominent Bulgarian archeologist, Nikolay Ovcharvov, presented Tuesday, in the city of Veliko Tarnovo, 35 new unique finds from the medieval monastery "Sts Peter and Pavel.

Society » Archaeology | January 27, 2010, Wednesday // 18:48 | Viewed: 2063

The Bulgaria 2009 Review: Archaeology

In November, one of the oldest gold treasures in the world, unearthed at the Varna Necropolis on Bulgaria’s Black Sea coast, attracted enormous attention at a New York City exhibition

Society » Archaeology | December 30, 2009, Wednesday // 07:48 | Viewed: 6568

Bulgaria Marks 60 Years since Finding of Top Archaeology Treasure

Bulgaria marked Tuesday, December 8, 2009, 60 years since the discovery of its most famous archaeological treasure from Ancient Thrace - the so called Panagyurishte Gold Treasure.

Society » Archaeology | December 8, 2009, Tuesday // 19:38 | Viewed: 4372

Archaeologist Set to Recreate Palace of Greatest Bulgarian Tsar

Leading Bulgarian archaeologist Nikolay Ovcharov has presented a project for recreating the palace of the greatest Bulgarian medieval Tsar.

Society » Archaeology | November 24, 2009, Tuesday // 12:06 | Viewed: 7630

Bulgaria Archaeology Gold Treasures Dazzle New Yorkers

One of the oldest gold treasures in the world, unearthed at the Varna Necropolis on Bulgaria’s Black Sea coast, is attracting enormous attention at a New York exhibition.

Society » Archaeology | November 23, 2009, Monday // 15:55 | Viewed: 10257

Bulgaria Archaeologists Present Unique Thracian Tomb Finds

A team of Bulgarian archaeologists led by Veselin Ignatov formally presented Tuesday their finds from the tomb of an aristocrat from Ancient Thrace near the southern town of Nova Zagora.

Society » Archaeology | November 17, 2009, Tuesday // 20:40 | Viewed: 14291

Bulgaria Has No Money for Sevtopolis Ancient Thrace Project

The project which envisages the restoration of the Ancient Thracian city of Sevtopolis cannot proceed because of the lack of money over the economic crisis.

Society » Archaeology | November 7, 2009, Saturday // 14:29 | Viewed: 10180

Bulgarian Archaeologists Find Silver Treasure in Thracian Tomb

A team of Bulgarian archaeologists have discovered a new tomb of an aristocrat from Ancient Thrace near the southern town of Nova Zagora.

Society » Archaeology | November 3, 2009, Tuesday // 08:10 | Viewed: 15634

Archaeologists 'Strike Gold' by Finding Quarries of Greatest Bulgarian Tsar

Archaeologists have solved a long-standing mystery by finding the limestone quarries that Bulgaria's Tsar Simeon I The Great (893-927 AD) used to build his imperial palaces.

Society » Archaeology | October 22, 2009, Thursday // 18:48 | Viewed: 10518

US Ambassador Cuts Ribbon for Bulgaria Thracian Tomb Project

The Charg? d' Affaires for the US Embassy in Sofia, Ambassador John Ordway, took part in the ribbon cutting ceremony for the restored 4th century B.

Society » Archaeology | October 16, 2009, Friday // 17:46 | Viewed: 2593

Veliko Tarnovo Boasts Permanent 2nd Bulgarian Kingdom Exhibit

A permanent exhibit dedicated to the finds discovered in the “Saints Peter and Pavel” monastery will open doors in the Bulgarian city of Veliko Tarnovo.

Society » Archaeology | October 4, 2009, Sunday // 13:18 | Viewed: 2924

Scientists Describe Unknown Human Ancestor

An ancient ape-like creature that may be a direct ancestor to our species has been described by researchers.

Society » Archaeology | October 1, 2009, Thursday // 17:48 | Viewed: 3759

Emperor Nero's Revolving Banqueting Room Discovered in Rome

Archaeologists have discovered what they believe to be the remains of Nero's dining hall.

Society » Archaeology | September 30, 2009, Wednesday // 12:54 | Viewed: 8258

Bulgaria Archaeologists Find Unique Cult Complex at Perperikon

A team led by Bulgarian archaeologist Prof. Nikolay Ovcharov has uncovered an enormous cult complex at the ancient Thracian city of Perperikon in the Rhodoppe Mountains.

Society » Archaeology | September 16, 2009, Wednesday // 21:19 | Viewed: 11755

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: 6814

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: 11999

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: 4567

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: 13573
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