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Rock-cut niches in Manastira locality

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: National Institute of Archaeology with Museum, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences

Late Antiquity and Medieval fortress Konstantsia

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: National Institute of Archaeology with Museum, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences

The Late Antiquity and Medieval city Konstantsia is located on a plateau-shape hill on the right bank of river Maritsa. The fortification wall was repaired several times. It was built in 4th century and existed until 13th century. The different construction periods are visible. In 4th – 7t...

Fortress and a sanctuary at the village of Angel voivoda

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: National Institute of Archaeology with Museum, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences

Destructions of a fortification wall are visible on the ridge. D. Aladzhov mentions the discovery of tetradrachms of Thasos (2nd period) as well as Roman coins (Augustus and Trajan).

Dolmen at the village of Kobilino (The big dolmen)

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: National Institute of Archaeology with Museum, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences

In the literature this dolmen is known as the dolmen near Pelevun, but it actually belongs to the territory of the village of Kobilino. The structure is oriented east-west, with an entrance to the east. It comprises of a large burial chamber, a vestibule, an antechamber and a dromos, all...

Fortress and rock-cut niches, Orlovi Skali

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: National Institute of Archaeology with Museum, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences

The space between two cliffs, higher than 30 meters, at the two ends of the ridge was fortified - the rocks were connected by a wall. It is built of quarry stones without plastering. On the eastern side of one of the rocks there are 20 niches arranged in 4 rows. Three of them are facing so...

Golyama Arsenalka burial mound

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: National Institute of Archaeology with Museum, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences

Режим А Information is available from the excavations of G. Kitov in 1995. Location: between Shipka and Sheinovo, close to the military factory “Arsenal”, dimensions: height – 8 m and diameter – 45 m. Structure: tomb with vaulted chamber and rectangular chamber with gable roof, flanked wit...

Gradishte locality, near the Vratsata pass

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: National Institute of Archaeology with Museum, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences

The Vratitsa stronghold in the Gradishte locality is situated in the Vratsata pass, 1,8 km southwest from the centre of the town of Vratsa in direction to Zgorigrad village. The site was inhabited for a long period. Numerous finds testify to occupation already in the 4th – 1st century BC,...

Krakra fortress

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: National Institute of Archaeology with Museum, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences

The medieval fortress on the Krakra hill is situated in the southwestern part of the city of Pernik, on a rocky plateau on the right bank of the Struma River. In the 4th century BC a strong fortress was built, covering an area of 35 decares. The wall followed the terrain features and did n...

Ancient town of Messambria

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: National Institute of Archaeology with Museum, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences

Ancient Messambria Pontica is situated on the Nesebar peninsula, and north and west from the bay of Nesebar. Underneath the Greek colony there are traces of earlier habitation. The colony was founded at the end of the 6th century by colonists from Byzantion, Chalhedona and Megara. Initiall...

Late Antique and Early Medieval fortress „Kalyata near the town of Yakoruda

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: National Institute of Archaeology with Museum, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences

By order РД9Р-2 from 13.03.2012 by the Minister of Culture the following regimes for the protection of the immovable cultural heritage are determined: – territorial span of the immovable cultural property and area of security – prescriptions for preservation. The Late Antique and medieval...