The BHF has been supporting several archaeological projects in Bulgaria and in the Republic of Macedonia with funding, volunteers (participants in the field schools), tools and materials, logistics, promotion, etc. These projects are:

dig, apollonia, pontica, apollonia pontica, excavations, archaeology, sozopol, sozopolis, bulgaria, balkan, field school

Excavation of the temenos of Apollonia Pontica on St. Kirik and Yulita island, Bulgaria

Project type/s: Archaeological excavation and research at St. Kirik Island and archaeological field school. Project duration: 2011-present Location: St Kirik Island, Sozopol, Bulgaria The archaeological site: St. Kirik Island near Sozopol…

Neolithic Settlement Ilindentsi-Masovets Excavation Project, Bulgaria

Project type/s: Archaeological excavation and research at the Early Neolithic settlement Ilindentsi-Masovets in Southwestern Bulgaria and archaeological field school. Project duration: 2011-2018 Location: the village of Ilindentsi, Southwest…
stobi, field school, archaeology, basilica, mosaics, roman, macedonia secunda, macedonia, roman empire, byzantine, excavation, amphitheater, dig

Stobi Excavation Project, Republic of Macedonia

Project type/s: Archaeological excavation and research at the Roman and Late Roman city of Stobi, Republic of Macedonia and archaeological field school. Project duration: 2010-present Location: National Institution Stobi, Republic of Macedonia The…
pistiros, emporion, emporion pistiros, thracian, greek, excavations, karabunar, bulgaria, field school, digs, septemvri

Emporion Pistiros Excavation Project

Project type/s: Archaeological excavation and research at emporion Pistiros and archaeological field school. Project duration: 2013-present. Location: Emporion Pistiros site, Municipality of Septemvri, Bulgaria. The archaeological site:…
yunatsite, tell, excavation, mound, sacrificial pit, excavation, digs, field school

Tell Yunatsite Excavation Project

Project type/s: Archaeological excavation and research at the prehistoric tell Yunatsite in South-Central Bulgaria and archaeological field school. Project duration: 2013-present Location: Pazardzhik municipality, South-Central Bulgaria The…
byzantine cold case, byzantine, church, bulgaria, roman, christian, varna, djanavara, shkorpil, excavations, digs

Excavations of the Early Byzantune Monastery on Djanavara Hill

Project type/s: Archaeological excavation and research at the Early Christian Мonastery on Djanavara Hill near Varna, Bulgaria and archaeological field school. Project duration: 2009-2011, 2016-present Location: Varna, Bulgaria The archaeological…
stara zagora, augusta traiana, roman, stara zagora, bulgaria, field school

Excavations of Augusta Traiana - Vereia - Borui, Bulgaria

In 2008 and 2008 the Balkan Heritage foundation has supported several rescue excavation projects in the archaeological reserve Augusta Traiana – Vereia – Borui in Stara Zagora, Bulgaria with fundraising campaign, with the assistance of the…
macedonia, north macedonia, bitola, amphitheater, excavations, field school

Excavations of Heraclea Lyncestis, North Macedonia

From 2008 to 2012 the Balkan Heritage foundation has supported the excavations at Heraclea Lyncestis archaeological reserve near Bitola, North Macedonia. With fundraising campaign, with the assistance of the Balkan Heritage foundation team…
bresto, prehistoric, fortress, bansko, razlog, banya, bulgaria, pirin mountain, ruins, bronze age

Archaeological excavation and research at Bronze Age fortified settlement Bresto, Bulgaria

Project type/s: Archaeological excavation and research at Bronze Age fortified settlement and archaeological field school. Project duration: 2015-2017 Location: village of Banya, Southwest Bulgaria The archaeological site: Late Bronze Age…
Montenegro, roman, doclea, duklja, Podgorica, field school, balkans

Archaeological excavation and research at the Roman city of Doclea, Montenegro

Project type/s: Archaeological excavation and research at the Roman city of Doclea (Montenegro) in the Eastern Adriatic and archaeological field school. Project duration: 2017-present Location: Podgorica, Montenegro The archaeological site:…
underwater, underwater archaeology, nessebar, bulgaria, surveying, field school

Submerged Heritage of Nessebar, Black Sea, Bulgaria

Project type/s: Underwater archaeological excavations & survey, marine geophysical survey and archaeological field school. Project duration: 2018-present Location: Nessebar, Black Sea, Bulgaria The archaeological site: The aquatory…
archaeology, roman, roman ruins, station, bona mansio, military, bulgaria, balkans, field school

Bona Mansio - Roman Road Station on Via Diagonalis Excavation Project, Bulgaria

Project type/s: Archaeological excavation and research at the Roman road station on Via Diagonalis in Bulgaria and archaeological field school. Project duration: 2016-present Location: Septemvri, Bulgaria The archaeological site: Roman…