Archeological heritage

Archaeological heritage of Kosovo identified up to date dates back since prehistory and represents a precious treasure. Archaeological evidence reflects traces, remains, ruins and artefacts from past civilisations of autochthon population and eastern and western civilisations documented in specific space and time. A constituting part of this treasure are the evidence materials from periods of Neolith, Eneolith, Bronze, Iron, Roman and the period of late antiquity and Middle Age.Read more

The most representative habitats and localities: multi-layer settlement of Vlashnje, locality of Runik, locality of Varosh, locality of Reshtan, locality of Bardhosh, locality of Spinning Area, locality of Fafos, necropolis of tombs of Boka of Përqeva, tomb necropolis of Ponoshec, necropolis of Llashtica, locality of Banja e Pejës, Municipum DD, Locality of Statio Vindenis, Municipium Ulpiana, locality of Vrella, locality of Dersnik, Keqekolla Castle, Prizren Castle, Medieval City of Novobërda and many others.
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Matiqan-medieval necropolis-Bregu i Ajetit

Matiqan-medieval necropolis-Bregu i Ajetit

Earlier village of Matiqan, today neighborhood of Pristina, is known in the archaeological literature on the occasion of the discovery and recording of the necropolis known as the Matiçan i Poshtëm ol...

Medieval Necropolis in Graboc i Ulët

Medieval Necropolis in Graboc i Ulët

The rural settlement of the Grabocit i Ulët, is positioned nearby the Drenica river, around 9 km west from the town of Fushë Kosova. At the Berisha neighborhood, at the site known by the locals as “Ba...

Monastery of Archangels

Monastery of Archangels

Over the Lumbardh Gorge, 2.5 km south-east from Prizren, there are ruins of the Monastery of Archangel, built by Stefan Dusan Nemanja in 1343, and ruins of a fort on the nearby hill, as a defence faci...

Multilayer archaeological site in Hisar

Multilayer archaeological site in Hisar

The archaeological site, respectively the prehistoric settlement of Hisar, is situated on the southwestern part of town of Suhareka, set on a plateau (terrace) dominating the wider flat terrain of t...

Municipium DD

Municipium DD

The archaeological site of Municipium DD (Dardanorum) is situated in the northern part of Kosovo, located approximately 27 kilometres north of Mitrovica, in the Municipality of Leposavic, localized in...

Municipium Ulpiana-Justiniana Secunda

Municipium Ulpiana-Justiniana Secunda

The roman and Byzantine site of Ulpiana is without a doubt one of the most interesting archaeological centres of Kosovo and the entire Illyrian peninsula. The setting of the site close to a rich minin...

Neolithic archaeological site in Bardhosh

Neolithic archaeological site in Bardhosh

Bardhosh is positioned north of Prishtina, set on the left side of the road to Podujeva. The Neolithic site of Bardhosh was accidentally discovered in 2002, on the occasion of opening foundations in o...

Neolithic archaeological site ''Te arat Kovaçe' in Barileva

Neolithic archaeological site ''Te arat Kovaçe' in Barileva

The Neolithic site of Barileva, is situated at the village with the same name, stretched at the fertile fields known locally as the ‚Arat Kovaçe’ (English; Kovace fields). The first signs of archaeolo...

Neolithic archaeological site-Fafos

Neolithic archaeological site-Fafos

The archaeological site of Fafos is situated in the suburban area of Mitrovica, set within the industrial quarter of the FAFOS factory, (phosphates production). The site was investigated during the ti...

Neolithic prehistoric site of Runik

Neolithic prehistoric site of Runik

The Neolithic site of Runik, is situated in the Municipality of Skenderaj, at the Runik village. The site is positioned at the Drenica plateau approximately 25 km southwest from Mitrovica and around 1...

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