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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Veletin Fortress

Veletin Fortress

Veletin fortress is situated around five kilometers southeast from the archaeological site of Ulpiana and approximately, 1.5 kilometers northwest from Janjeva, set on a hilly part of the Shashkoc vill...

Topanica Late antique Fortress

Topanica Late antique Fortress

The Topanica fortress is situated around 50 meters north on the left side of the Topanica-Domorovc road. The fortress is located at the site place known by the name ‘Te Popovca’. According to the earl...

Tjerrtorja-neolithic site (Discovery site of the 'Goddess on Throne'

Tjerrtorja-neolithic site (Discovery site of the 'Goddess on Throne'

The Neolithic site of ‘Tjerrtorja’ was identified accidentally in the 50’s of the last century, when the factory was started to be built, known as the cotton and textile production plant ‘Tjerrtorja’....

The tumulus necropolis of Ponoshec

The tumulus necropolis of Ponoshec

The tumulus necropolis of Ponoshec is situated at the locality known by the locals as Arëza, stretched in several parcels in around 5-6ha area, close to the river flow of the Labenica creek. The tumul...

The tumuli necropolis of Rogova,

The tumuli necropolis of Rogova,

The tumuli necropolis of Rogova, situated at the location known locally as the Fusha (Field), is set around 4 km southeast from the tumuli necropolis of Fshej, located on the right side of the Gjakova...

The Illyrian Llashtica burial mounds necropolis

The Illyrian Llashtica burial mounds necropolis

The Llashtica burial mounds are situated approximately 10 km northeast from the Gjilan, set on the left bank of the Morava e Binces River, stretched in a wider area of the agricultural fields of Llash...

The Illyrian burial mounds necropolis in Nëngura/Lubozhda

The Illyrian burial mounds necropolis in Nëngura/Lubozhda

The village of Lubozhda is situated west from the town of Istog and the place is characteristic for the recorded archaeological site known by the toponomy Livadhi, set only few hundred meters on the l...

The great and small fort in Vuçak

The great and small fort in Vuçak

At the village of Vuçak, which is located at the verge of the Kasmaç Mountain, situated around 12 km southwest from the town of Drenas, placed in a very dominant position, traces of ruins that follow ...

The Gjinoc burial mound (Illyrian tumulus)

The Gjinoc burial mound (Illyrian tumulus)

The Gjinoc burial mound (Illyrian tumulus), is a unique case of tumulus’s recorded in Kosovo. The overall diameter of the tumulus measures: 84 meters running toward east-west and 73 meters running tow...

The Bronze Age site of Korisha

The Bronze Age site of Korisha

The Bronze Age site of Korisha, was investigated in 2006, research excavations carried out through trial trenches. The site is situated on the eastern slope of the horse saddle shape hill near the Kor...

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