Other expeditions

At present Novae is excavated within Bulgarian-Polish Joint Research Project.

Our Canabae Project is realized within a broad programme of excavations and field surveys:

Roman Legionary Camp and Early Byzantine City of Novae. Bulgarian-Polish Joint Research Project

Research partners: National Institute of Archaeology and Museum at the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences in Sofia (Bulgaria) and University of Warsaw (Poland)
Project directors:
Assoc. Prof. Evgenia Gencheva, Prof. Dr. habil. Tadeusz Sarnowski (Institute of Archaeology, University of Warsaw), Prof. Dr. Piotr Dyczek (Antiquity of Southeastern Europe Research Centre, University of Warsaw)
Duration:
5 years, 2011-2015

Within this project, excavations are carried out along the fortifications of Novae (prof. T. Sarnowski), in the area of the barracks of the first cohort (prof. P. Dyczek), in the area of scamna tribunorum (prof. E. Gencheva) and in the area of the villa extra muros (western canabae) by doc. P. Vladkova-Baicheva.

The Canabae Project is realized separately, each year in March.

Other project at the site is realized by:

Research partners: National Institute of Archaeology and Museum at the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences in Sofia (Poland) and Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznań (Poland)
Project directors: Assoc. Prof. Evgenia Gencheva, Dr. Andrzej B. Biernacki
Duration: 3 years, 2011-2013

Recently the legionary baths placed under the bishopric residence have been excavated.

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