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THE CONSTRUCTION OF THE SITE IS RESUMED

In relation to the improving weather conditions and temperature increase from 14/02/2017 the construction of the site “Archaeological complex with reception building, information center, open and covered areas for exposure and academic archeology” was restored. Construction and engineering works continues at a rapid pace to fully compensated the delay caused by deteriorating weather conditions during […]

PRESS RELEASE: THE DEADLINE FOR IMPLEMENTATION OF THE PROJECT IS EXTENDED

With an additional agreement from 16.01.2017, signed by the Mayor of “Maritsa” Municipality – Mr. Dimitar Ivanov and the main Programme Operator – Mr. Boil Banov, the deadline for the implementation of the project “Open Air Museum Maltepe” is extended to 28.04.2017. The amendment to the duration of the contract from 18 to 20 months […]

Press Release

“OPEN MUSEUM” MALTEPE “with beneficiary Municipality Maritsa, which is implemented in partnership with • Regional Archaeological Museum town. Plovdiv • District Administration with administrative center Plovdiv It is being built with the most modern materials and high quality, on time. The project is worth 805 961.61 euros and has a term of execution 18 months, […]

An open-air museum “Maltepe” will be disclosed in Maritsa Municipality July 28, 2016

Today the first dig of the Open-air museum “Maltepe” in Maritsa Municipality has been made and it is being implemented in partnership with Regional archeological museum of Plovdiv and Regional administration with administrative center Plovdiv, the correspondent of BGNES for the region reports. The event was attended by the mayor of Maritsa Municipality – Mr […]

Press Release

Today, 27 July 2016, an official ceremony has been held that relates to the first dig under project “AN OPEN-AIR MUSEUM MALTEPE” with beneficiary Maritsa Municipality, which is being implemented in partnership with Regional archeological museum of Plovdiv and Regional administration with administrative center Plovdiv. The event was attended by the mayor of Maritsa Municipality […]

”Maritsa” municipality held an open press conference on project Open – Air Museum “MALTEPE” moud.

On March 22, 2016 an initial press conference was held on the project OPEN-AIR MUSEUM “MALTEPE” which is carried out by the “Maritsa” municipality.
The press conference was attended by the Mayor of “Maritsa” municipality – Mr. Dimitar Ivanov, Assoc.Prof. Kostadin Kisiov – Director of the Plovdiv Regional Archaeological Museum, Ms. Venera Atanasova…

Transform the “Maltepe” mound near Manole village in open-air museum

“Maltepe” mound near Manole village, ”Maritsa” municipality Plovdiv District/Region is the largest tomb mound in Bulgaria,and it is a part of a larger Thracian necropolis associated with the history of ancient Philippopolisin within the period from I c. BC. to III. C AD. At the Ministry of Culture, which is the Programme Operator of Program […]

A Thracian ruler buried in a mound near Plovdiv

Maltepe is of enormous proportions and because of that it was preserved from looters, said the mayor of “Maritsa” municipality Mr. Dimitar Ivanov. An unknown Thracian leader and members of his family were buried in Maltepe – one of the largest mounds in Bulgaria and on the Balkan Peninsula, which is located near the village […]

They began to dig the Maltepe mound nearby Manole village

The archaeological summer of 2015 for the Plovdiv team of the head of Regional Archeological Museum Assoc. Prof. Kostadin Kisiov will pass under the sign of the digging up of the largest Thracian mound in Bulgaria – Maltepe, near the village of Manole. ”Maritsa” municipality has prepared a project for the exhibiting of the mound […]