Location: Bulgaria, Bulgaria
The project packages are combination of three Balkan Heritage Field School (BHFS) projects covering major chronological periods (Late Neolithic, Archaic Greek, Classical, Hellenistic and Late Antiquity periods) and civilizations (the first European civilization in the Copper Age, Ancient Greek and Byzantine) of world's and Europe's history. For students, as well as others interested in archaeology, history and anthropology, it provides a comprehensive learning, field and intercultural experience for six weeks at three different types of sites in Bulgaria. What is more, by choosing to participate in the EUROPEAN ARCHAEOLOGY IN BRIEF - ALL IN ONE PACK the BHFS participants will benefit from considerably reduced admission fees (15 %) and faster registration. Additionally, the program has amazing travel opportunities to sites and historic towns in Bulgaria.
The EUROPEAN ARCHAEOLOGY IN BRIEF - ALL IN ONE PACK provides six-week field school combining the following Balkan Heritage Field School (BHFS) project sessions:
Period(s) of Occupation: Chalcolithic or Copper Age, 4900 - 4100 BCE - Tell Yunatsite; Archaic and Classical Greek as well as Hellenistic (7th - 3rd century BCE) - Apollonia Pontica; Early Byzantine (5th - 6th century CE) - Varna.
Minimum Length of Stay for Volunteers: six weeks
Room and Board Arrangements
Accommodation and 3 meals per day are fully covered by the admission fee for Tell Yunatsite Excavations – Seeking Europe's First Civilization, Ancient Greeks in the Land of Dionysos - Excavation of Emporion Pistiros in Thrace and Byzantine Cold Case File. Excavations of an Early Christian Monastery near Varna. Bed & Breakfast is covered for Apollonia Pontica Excavations
Please, visit each field school project page for all the details about accommodation, meals, free time and other practicalities.
Have a look at each project's page specified above for recommended bibliography!