Bulgaria

Archaeological Park Topolnitsa (BG)

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No

The village of Chavdar is located in Western Bulgaria, Sofia region, Chavdar Municipality. It is accessible via the “Podbalcan” road (I-6), one of the main first-class roads in Bulgaria. The village is located 71 km east of the capital of the country and 11 km southwest of Zlatitsa. Chavdar Municipality is part of the Zlatishko-Pirdop hollow with an average altitude of 570 m.

It consists of one village – Chavdar, which makes it the smallest in Bulgaria. Unlike the other hollows to the south of the Balkan, the Zlatishko-Pirdop hollow is characterized by low temperatures. Visitors who enjoy mountain tourism can visit the chalets “Bratia” and “Sakarja”, situated high in the Sashtinska Sredna Gora Mountain, and the natural phenomenon “The Kazans”.

Miglena Raykovska PhD

Member of EXARC since
E-mail address
miglena.raykovska [at] gmail.com
Country
Bulgaria
Crafts & Skills

My passion for the world heritage has shaped my professional and educational history. I hold a Master’s degree in Architecture and a PhD degree in Archaeology, a professional diploma in the Preservation of the Immovable Cultural Heritage and I am also a professional photographer.

IVth Medieval fest "Remember the Glory"

Date
Event
For Public
Organised by
Sliven Municipality (BG)
Country
Bulgaria

For fourth consecutive year, the centuries old Tuida fortress will be scene of clashes between armies, impressive demonstrations of warrior techniques from the back of the horse, tournaments, crafts, music and dances. The medieval festival “Remember the Glory” is conducted because of the town Sliven fair.

International Festival “Medieval Tarnovgrad”

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Event
For Public
Organised by
Veliko Tarnovo Municipality (BG)
Veliko Tarnovo Regional History Museum (BG)
National Society "Tradition" - Regional Club Veliko Tarnovo (BG)
Country
Bulgaria

International festival “Medieval Tarnovgrad” is hold for a fourth consecutive year and has the task to make a bridge in the time by historical reconstruction of the household, cuisine, crafts, music, dances and warrior skills of Bulgaria, Byzantium and Europe during the period of the Asenevtsi Dynasty - 12-14 century.

Days of Ancestors – Pliska

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Event
For Public
Organised by
The Association for Restoration and Preservation of Bulgarian Traditions - Avitohol (BG)
Pliska National Historical and Archaeological Reserve (BG)
The Regional Museum of History (BG)
Shumen (BG)
The Municipality of Kaspichan (BG)
Country
Bulgaria

The seventh anniversary edition of the Days of Ancestors – Pliska 2018 – fair - festival of medieval daily life and culture will be held from the 1st to the 3rd of June, 2018.

Late Antique and Medieval Fortress Tuida (BG)

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Yes

The fortress „Tuida“ is situated in the Hisarlaka area, in the northeast part of the town Sliven, close to a neighbourhood called Novo Selo. Its location uncovers a wonderful view to the south – toward the town, and to the north - toward the Nature Park „Sinite kamani“. The fortress covers an area of 40.000 square metres; its construction equipment is built in the tradition of ancient military construction.

The fortress „Tuida“ is situated in the Hisarlaka area, in the northeast part of the town Sliven, close to a neighbourhood called Novo Selo. The fortress covers an area of 40.000 square metres; its construction equipment is built in the tradition of ancient military construction.

Nike – Game and the Victory

Date
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Event
For Public
Organised by
Mos Maiorum Ulpiae Serdicae Association - Sofia (BG) - Coordinator
"Future for Nikyup" Association (BG)
Veliko Tarnovo Municipality (BG)
Veliko Tarnovo RIM (BG)
Town Hall of Nikyup (BG)
Country
Bulgaria

This event will take place at the Archaeological park Nicopolis ad Istrum near the Nikyup village. The aim of the festival is to popularize this unique archaeological park. The festival this year is part of the cultural calendar of the Veliko Tarnovo municipality.

Ancient Ceramic Centre Pavlikeni (BG)

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No

This Roman Era archaeological site is an open-air museum with part for experimental archaeology. It is a villa, which was one of the largest ceramic production centres in the province of Lower Moesia on the Balkans.

It is called the Ancient Ceramic Centre near Pavlikeni - a town in Northern Bulgaria. The site was made an open-air museum in the 70-es of 20th century by its first excavator - Bogdan Sultov. There you can see in situ exposed Roman kilns and buildings. An archaeological campus made of shards of Roman bricks, tiles, slag, is the only one of this kind. There is also a part for experimental archaeology with a reconstruction of potter's workshop and kilns. A museum building at the same site shows artefacts, found during the excavations.

Vladimir Popov PharmD

Member of EXARC since
E-mail address
vld_popov [at] abv.bg
Country
Bulgaria
Crafts & Skills

My name is Vladimir Popov, Chairman of the Association for Antique renovations "Mos Maiorum Ulpiae Serdicae". I am the one of pioneers of Roman re-enactment in Bulgaria - in 2007 I was the first, who had started reconstruction of Roman legionary from period of Trajan's Dacian Wars.

Neolithic Village (BG)

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Yes

Neolithic Village is an Archaeological Thematic Complex that offers reconstructions of a Neolithic house and of а Chalcolithic pile dwelling, a Museum with a collection of early Thracian treasuries, weapons, ceramics, coins and a replica of the mural from the Tomb of Alexandrovo.

Neolithic Village is an Archaeological Thematic Complex that offers reconstructions of a Neolithic house and of а Chalcolithic pile dwelling, a Museum with a collection of early Thracian treasuries, weapons, ceramics, coins and a replica of the mural from the Tomb of Alexandrovo.