Explore Our Projects & Fieldwork Opportunities in Archaeology and Historic Preservation in 2019

WHY BALKAN HERITAGE FIELD SCHOOL   

  • The field schools are affiliated with ongoing archaeological or historic preservation projects
  • Supervision and instruction from professionals in the field
  • Exciting field experience in a safe environment
  • Open to all who are ready to learn, discover and travel
  • Universitiy credit hours available for students

VARIETY OF TOPICS & PROJECTS

  • Archaeological digs
  • Conservation of artifacts and sites
  • Computational photography & Reflectance Transformation Imaging (RTI)
  • Photogrammetry & GIS & Archaeometry
  • Our packs combine several projects and sites

VARIETY OF SITES & PERIODS   

  • Prehistoric tell (Neolithic and Chalcolithic)
  • Ancient Greek, Hellenistic, Roman and Late Antique cities & sites
  • Early Christian & Byzantine, medieval and postmedieval churches & monasteries

VARIETY OF ARTIFACTS & MONUMENTS   

  • Ancient Greek pottery
  • Roman pottery, glassware, mosaics and wall-paintings
  • Historical textile, metal and paper
  • Byzantine and medieval frescoes
  • Epigraphic monuments
''Fresco-Hunting'' Photo Research Expedition to Medieval Balkan Churches
Bulgaria

including a photo tour to Serbia 

     

Season dates: 18 May - 1 June, 2019   

Early Bird fee starting from 1299 EUR (approx. 1519 USD) 

Workshops for Interventive & Preventive Conservation of Metal, Paper and Textiles
Greece

Session dates: 19 May - 8 June, 2019  

Early Bird starting from 1249 EUR (approx. 1461 USD)

IFR
Underwater Archaeology in the Black Sea
Bulgaria

Season dates: 24 May - 20 June, 2019

3899 EUR (approx. 4561 USD)

Romans in Illyricum - Doclea Excavations
Montenegro

+ Optional tour of Dubrovnik, Croatia

   

Season dates: 22 May - 19 June, 2019

Super Early Bird starting from 1149 EUR (approx. 1344 USD)

Workshops for Conservation of Roman Pottery and Glass
Republic of Macedonia

+ Tour of Pella and Vergina, Greece   

   

Season dates: 1 - 21 June, 2019

Early Bird starting from: 1149 EUR (approx. 1344 USD)   

Workshop for Conservation of Roman Mosaics
Republic of Macedonia

+ Tour of Pella and Vergina, Greece  

Season dates: 1 - 21 June, 2019

Еarly Bird starting from 1399 Euro (approx. 1635 USD)   

IFR
Apollonia Pontica Excavation Project
Bulgaria

Season dates: 22 June - 20 July, 2019

Super Early Bird starting from 1149 EUR (approx. 1344 USD)

IFR
Stobi (The Capital City of Macedonia Secunda) Excavation Project
Republic of Macedonia

+ Optional tour of Pella and Vergina, Greece 

   

Season dates: 22 June - 20 July 2019

Super Early Bird starting from 2199 EUR (approx. 2522 USD)

IFR
Workshop for Conservation of Ancient Greek Pottery
Bulgaria

   

Season dates: 22 June - 6 July 2019

Early Bird starting from 1149 EUR (approx. 1344 USD)

IFR
Tell Yunatsite Excavations – Seeking Europe's First Civilization
Bulgaria

Season dates: 6 July - 3 August 2019

Super Early Bird starting from 1049 EUR (approx.1227 USD)   

   

IFR
Ancient Greeks in the Land of Dionysos - Excavation of Emporion Pistiros, Thrace
Bulgaria

Season dates: 22 July - 19 August, 2019

Super Early Bird starting from 1199 EUR (approx. 1402 USD)

IFR
Byzantine Cold Case File: Excavations of the Early Christian Monastery near Varna on the Black Sea
Bulgaria

Season dates: 22 July - 19 August, 2019

Super Early Bird starting from 1249 EUR (approx. 1461 USD)

Bona Mansio - Roman Road Station on Via Diagonalis
Bulgaria

Season dates: 24 August - 21 September, 2019

Super Early Bird starting from 949 EUR (approx. 1110 USD)

IFR
CONSERVATION OF ANCIENT POTTERY AND GLASS PACK
Republic of Macedonia and Bulgaria

Take part in 2 conservation workshops in 2 neighboring European countries in a row plus tour of Pella and Vergina in Greece.  

   

Season dates: 1 June - 6 July, 2019      

Admission fee starting from 3050 EUR (approx. 3525 USD)

Workshop for Archaeometry and 3D Documentation of Ancient Greek Pottery
Greece

Season Dates: 14 - 22 June   

Early Bird Starting from: 1214 EUR (approx. 1400 USD)

Workshop for Surveying and 3D Archaeological Documentation
Republic of Macedonia

   

Season dates: 18 May - 1 June, 2019   

Early Bird fee starting from 1299 EUR (approx. 1519 USD)