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News related to archaeology in Slovakia (research, discoveries, findings)

Precious Roman coins found during construction of Bratislava bypass

The grave of a woman with a deformed skull was also un-earthed.Compiled by Spectator staff, 21. Jan 2019, at 14:26

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Maya expert: The world we live in is not the only one possible

Leading Slovak expert contributes to rewriting Maya history.Jana Liptáková, 18. Jan 2019, at 12:13

Milan Kováč
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Research of Slovak castles brought about interesting discoveries. A new castle, for example

A skeleton of a huge man with fetters on the legs was found in Bratislava Castle.Compiled by Spectator staff, 12. Jan 2019, at 9:30

Pustý Castle in Zvolen

Slovak archaeologists will work in Sudan, China and Kuwait in 2019

An extinct town in Sudan will be included in their research.Compiled by Spectator staff, 9. Jan 2019, at 23:18

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Slovakia's TOP 10 archaeological findings in 2018

Slovakia has still many treasures hidden underground, though 2018 was particularly generous to archaeologists. Here are the most significant findings.Compiled by Spectator staff, 1. Jan 2019, at 20:44

Finding in Hozelec

How to learn more than 50 foreign languages? Top stories of 2018

Which of The Slovak Spectator’s stories were the most popular among readers in 2018?Compiled by Spectator staff, 30. Dec 2018, at 9:55

Archaeological locality near Lučatín full of surprises

Seven hundred findings were excavated from just seven square metres.Compiled by Spectator staff, 20. Dec 2018, at 23:21

Piece of daub with wooden imprint
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Historical coins discovered in Sobotište

Another important finding from the town hall is late middle-age ceramics.Compiled by Spectator staff, 15. Dec 2018, at 9:30

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Archaeologists found treasure from the Bronze Age

Significance of finding exceeds borders of the region.Compiled by Spectator staff, 5. Dec 2018, at 13:48

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Archaeologists found treasure of silver Celtic coins

Many precious findings are still hidden under the ground.Compiled by Spectator staff, 24. Nov 2018, at 9:00

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Archaeological research in Fiľakovo brought about discoveries of European importance

The most important discovery served during Muslims prayers.Compiled by Spectator staff, 17. Nov 2018, at 9:00

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Archaeological research at Čičva castle revealed connecting corridor

The castle also belonged to Elizabeth Báthory, the Bloody Countess.Compiled by Spectator staff, 24. Oct 2018, at 23:35

Čičva castle

Bronze Age dagger unearthed

It is thought there could be the remains of a settlement nearby.Compiled by Spectator staff, 22. Oct 2018, at 13:19

Spectacular Slovakia #5: Where is the princess and the dragon?

Canadian blogger takes you around Smolenice, a small town with a fairy-tale castle but also a lesser-known Iron Age settlement.Michaela TerenzaniNaomi Hužovičová, 3. Oct 2018, at 20:18

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Unexplored church conceals historic secrets

Archaeological research will continue and may offer new discoveries.Compiled by Spectator staff, 25. Sep 2018, at 13:21

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Trnava - dream city for archaeologists

Preservationists say that they expect many discoveries.Compiled by Spectator staff, 22. Sep 2018, at 9:30

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Long-neglected Renaissance house in Bratislava’s centre reveals its secrets

The National Trust is bringing the historical Rómer’s house back to life.Jana Liptáková, 21. Sep 2018, at 14:00

Rómer's house in Bratislava's Old Town
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Mushroom picker finds precious helmets from late Bronze Age

The discoveries have a value of €60,000.Compiled by Spectator staff, 18. Sep 2018, at 4:32

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Archaeological site reveals life in the Bronze Age

An open-air museum is opening near site.Compiled by Spectator staff, 3. Sep 2018, at 13:52

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