Explore Our Projects & Fieldwork Opportunities in Archaeology and Historic Preservation in 2018

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
  • Our packs combine several projects and sites

VARIETY OF SITES & PERIODS   

  • Prehistoric settlement and tell
  • Ancient Greek, Hellenistic, Roman and Late Antique cities & sites
  • Early Christian & Byzantine & Post-Byzantine churches & monasteries
  • Traditional Balkan villages

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
Underwater Archaeology in the Black Sea
Bulgaria

Season dates: 25 May - 21 June, 2018

4199 EUR (approx. 5038 USD)

''Fresco-Hunting'' Photo Research Expedition to Medieval Balkan Churches
Bulgaria

+ Photo tour to Serbia 

     

Season dates: 12 - 26 May, 2018   

Early Bird: 1286 EUR (approx. 1543 USD) 

Apollonia Pontica Excavation Project
Bulgaria

Season dates: 23 June - 21 July, 2018

Super Early Bird Special starting from 1125 EUR (approx. 1350 USD)

Romans in Illyricum - Doclea Excavations
Montenegro

+ Optional tour of Dubrovnik, Croatia

   

Season dates: 26 May - 23 June, 2018

Early Bird Special starting from 1147 EUR (approx. 1376 USD)

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

Season dates: 23 July - 20 August, 2018

Super Early Bird Special starting from 1147 EUR (approx. 1376 USD)

Workshop for Conservation of Ancient Greek Pottery
Bulgaria

   

Season dates: 23 June - 7 July 2018

Early Bird Special: 1136 EUR (approx. 1363 USD)

Bona Mansio - Roman Road Station on Via Diagonalis
Bulgaria

Season dates: 25 August - 22 September, 2018

Admission fee starting from 892 EUR (approx. 1070 USD)

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

+ Optional tour of Pella and Vergina, Greece 

   

Season dates: 23 June - 21 July 2018

Super Early Bird Special starting from 2208 EUR (approx. 2649 USD)

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

Season dates: 23 July - 20 August, 2018

Super Early Bird Special starting from 1232 EUR (approx. 1478 USD)

Workshops for Conservation of Roman Pottery and Glass
Republic of Macedonia

+ Tour of Pella and Vergina, Greece   

   

Season dates: 2 - 22 June, 2018

Early Bird starting from: 1169 EUR (approx. 1402 USD)   

The Birth of Europe - Excavations of the Neolithic Settlement Ilindentsi
Bulgaria

+ Optional tour of Philippi and Kavala, Greece   

   

Season dates: 20 May - 17 June 2018

Super Early Bird Special: 1147 EUR (approx. 1376 USD)

Tell Yunatsite Excavations – Seeking Europe's First Civilization
Bulgaria

Season dates: 7 July - 4 August 2018

Super Early Bird Special: 975 EUR (approx.1170 USD)   

   

Workshop for Conservation of Roman Mosaics
Republic of Macedonia

+ Tour of Pella and Vergina, Greece  

   

Season dates: 2 - 22 June, 2018

Еarly Bird: from 1376 Euro (approx. 1651 USD)   

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

Session dates: 20 May - 9 June, 2018   

Early Bird: 2099 EUR (approx. 2518 USD)

Workshop on Vernacular Balkan Architecture: Rhodope Mountains
Bulgaria

+ Optional tour of Philippi and Kavala, Greece   

   

Season dates: 14 - 28 July, 2018   

Early Bird: 1349 EUR (approx.1580 USD)

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: 2 June - 7 July, 2018      

Admission fee starting from 3050 EUR (approx. 3550 USD)

Bresto: Digging in the Time of Troy
Bulgaria

In 2018 this field school takes a gap year.    

It is coming back in Season 2019.