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) 

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)

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)

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)

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 North 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 North 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 North 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
CONSERVATION OF ANCIENT POTTERY AND GLASS PACK
Republic of North 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)

IFR
ANCIENT GREEK PACK
Bulgaria

Take part in the excavations of 2 different types of sites: the temple area of Apollonia Pontica and emporion Pistiros. 

  

Admission fee starting from 2550 EUR (app. 2875 USD)

ANCIENT GREEK AND ROMAN PACK
Republic of Macedonia and Bulgaria

Take part in the excavations of 2 sites in 2 countries: Stobi, Republic of North Macedonia and emporion Pistiros, Bulgaria in a row.

   

Season dates: 22 June - 19 August, 2019      

Admission fee starting from 3300 EUR (app. 3745 USD)

EUROPEAN ARCHAEOLOGY IN BRIEF - ALL IN ONE PACK
Bulgaria

Take part in the excavation of a prehistoric tell, an Ancient Greek temple area and an Early Byzantine monastery in a row.

   

Admission fee: 3350 EUR (approx. 3780 USD)

CONSERVATION OF ANCIENT POTTERY PACK
Republic of North Macedonia, Greece and Bulgaria

Take part in 2 or 3 conservation workshops in 2 or 3 neighboring European countries in a row.  

   

Season dates: 1 June - 6 July, 2019     

Admission fee starting from 2250 EUR (approx. 2550 USD)