The Balkan Heritage Foundation supports numerous research and/or conservation projects (currently in Bulgaria and Republic of Macedonia) such as excavations, expeditions, conservation and documentation workshops, contributing to the study, preservation, promotion and utilization of the Cultural Heritage of the Balkans. Excavation projects take place at various types of archaeological sites: settlements, religious monuments, ancient and medieval cities and emporia, fortresses and tells, etc. Conservation projects involve work with authentic artifacts: Ancient Greek pottery, Roman and Late Antique pottery and glassware, Roman and Late Roman mosaics and wall-paintings, medieval wall-paintings and architecture. Documentation workshops are dedicated to 2-D and 3-D documentation of artefacts and monuments, RTI documentation and research of wall-paintings and epigraphic monuments, graphic and photographic documentation of pottery, mosaics and other artefacts. T|hus the BHF contributes to the efforts of scientific, research, conservation and management teams and institutions.

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CONSERVATION OF ROMAN AND LATE ROMAN GLASS VESSELS FROM STOBI

Project type/s: Conservation and documentation of artifacts and field school Project duration: 2010-present Location: National Institution Stobi, Republic of Macedonia The artifacts: Roman and Late Roman glass vessels Period/s: Roman and…
roman, late roman, documentation, conservation, national institute stobi, stobi, restoration, macedonia, macedonia secunda, north macedonia

CONSERVATION AND DOCUMENTATION OF ROMAN AND LATE ROMAN POTTERY STOBI

Project type/s: Conservation and documentation of artifacts and field school. Project duration: 2009-present Location: National Institution Stobi, Republic of Macedonia The artifacts: Roman and Late Roman pottery Period/s: Roman and Late…
3d, rti, reflectance transformation imaging, workshop, documentation, artifacts, conservation, north macedonia, macedonia secunda, roman

3D AND RTI DOCUMENTATION OF ARTIFACTS AT THE NATIONAL INSTITUTION STOBI, REPUBLIC OF MACEDONIA

Project type/s: Conservation and documentation of artifacts and а field school Project duration: 2015 Location: National Institution Stobi, R. of Macedonia The cultural heritage monuments: Artifacts from excavations of the necropolis and…
3d, geodetic, documentation, roman artifacts, roman, stobi, macedonia, macedonia secunda, north macedonia, national institute stobi, restoration, conservation

3D AND GEODETIC DOCUMENTATION OF ARCHITECTURAL MONUMENTS AT THE NATIONAL INSTITUTION STOBI, REPUBLIC OF MACEDONIA

Project type/s: Conservation and documentation of monuments and а field school Project duration: 2015 - present Location: National Institution Stobi, Republic of Macedonia The cultural heritage monuments: Buildings and urban spaces Periods:…
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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…
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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…
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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…