All posts tagged archaeology

February 14, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

The annual exhibition of fascinating finds by archaeologists in Bulgaria is on at the National Archaeological Museum in Sofia from February 14 to March 19 2017. “Bulgarian Archaeology 2016” marks […]

Archaeology: Ancient Theatre in Plovdiv is a bit more ancient than it was thought

November 28, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

A newly-found inscription has shown that the Ancient Theatre in Bulgaria’s second city Plovdiv, long thought to date back to about the year 116 ...

Archaeology: Very cold case as prosecutor finds 11th-century skeleton at Plovdiv’s Great Basilica

November 20, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

A Plovdiv regional prosecutor who volunteered to take part in archaeological excavations at the Bulgarian city’s Great Basilica site has partici ...

Archaeology: Fragment of 13th C mural showing St Peter found at Plovdiv’s Great Basilica site

October 24, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Archaeologists working at the site of the Great Basilica in Plovdiv, the largest early Christian church found on the Balkans, have uncovered a fragmen ...