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Tell Yunatsite in Becky Cooper's true crime bestseller

True crime author Becky Cooper features her excavation experience at Tell Yunatsite in her archaeological bestseller book.
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New Agreement with the Regional History Museum of Sofia

Balkan Heritage Foundation solidified its partnership with the Regional History Museum Sofia with a framework agreement that outlines research, conservation, heritage management, and documentation projects, on December 18th 2019.
COVID19 Announcement by Balkan Heritage

2020 Season Postponed For 2021

In the interest of the health and safety of our participants, colleagues and staff, the Balkan Heritage Field School Board has made the difficult decision to postpone the 2020 season.
mosaic in Plovdiv

14th ICCM Conference Plovdiv 2021

The 14th Conference of the International Committee for the Conservation of Mosaics (ICCM) will be held in Plovdiv, Bulgaria #BHF as a local collaborator. Update: Due to COVID-19 the 2020 ICCM conference will be postponed to 2021
Scholarship for archaeology or convservation students

AISEES 2020 Summer Scholarship

AISEES and the Balkan Heritage Foundation are pleased to announce a new scholarship for Balkan Heritage Field School Season 2020!
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BHFS Affiliates at ENE2019

Our BHFS affiliates Dr. Malgorzata Grebska-Kulova and Darko Stojanovski participating in the the 1st Conference on the Early Neolithic of Europe in Barcelona, Spain (5 - 8.11.2019)
Wall paintings thracian horseman tomb alexandrovo

Documentation of the Thracian Tomb "Alexandrovo" Complete

In 2019 the BHF joined a project of the Bulgarian National Archaeological Institute with Museum for an advanced photographic survey of Alexandrovo Thracian royal tomb.
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Partnership with the National Archaeology Institute and Museum

We are pleased to announce a new framework agreement between the National Archaeology Institute and Museum, and the Balkan Heritage Foundation.
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Three BHFS Exhibitions in 2019!

The Regional History Museum Sofia and Balkan Heritage Foundation held the opening of the third exhibition "Preserving the Past, Looking to the Future" on the 5th of December, 2019!