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3D Models of Archeological Monuments of Siberia to Appear
The 3D technology developed by French scientists - visualization of archaeological monuments and ancient artifacts - will be applied by Russian scientists in Siberia.
--14-11-2015--
10 Sensational Archeological Finds of Russia (Part 2)
The Princess of Ukok (aka Siberian Ice Maiden) is an amazing find that archeologists unearthed at the Ukok Plateau in the Altai Mountains and become known all around Russia and the world.
--05-03-2014--
10 Sensational Archeological Finds of Russia (Part 1)
As is well-known, birchbark manuscripts are both material and manuscript historical source at the same time. After all it is not only the place where they were found, but also their contents that matters for the history.
--04-03-2014--


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Intact Medieval Layer Found by Archaeologists in Feodosia
Archaeologists have discovered an untouched medieval layer near the Constantine Tower, Feodosia.
--19-09-2017--
Ukok Petroglyphs May Turn to be the Most Ancient Rock Paintings in Siberia
Petroglyphs in Ukok Plateau were most probably made 10 thousand years ago, in the Paleolithic.
--30-07-2015--
Medieval Konigsberg Street Unearthed in Kaliningrad
Traces of a medieval street of Konigsberg have been dug out in the center of Kaliningrad.
--31-03-2015--
Amateur Archeologist Stored Skeleton of Early Man for Half a Year
A skeleton and weapon of a man who lived in the Neolithic or Stone Age presented to Ust-Ilimsk Museum of Local Lore in the Irkutsk Region.
--31-03-2015--
Steel Sword Donated to Museum near Rostov
A factory museum near Rostov-on-Don has been presented with an ancient steel sword.
--25-03-2015--
Bridge to the Crimea Will Destroy Architecture Monuments
The bridge to the Crimea will be built right on architecture monuments, archeologists warn.
--20-02-2015--
Oldest Pendants of Elk Teeth Found in Altai
Scientists have found pendants made of elk teeth over 40 thousand years ago.
--10-02-2015--
Earlier Unknown Sea Pangolins Found in Orenburg Region
Scientists have found an earlier unknown sea pangolin species of the Upper Cretaceous period in the Orenburg Region.
--06-02-2015--
1000-Year-Old Varangian Guest Found by Archeologists
Varangian guest unearthed in Pskov in 2003 was a sensational find.
--26-01-2015--
Ancient Horse Cemetery Found near Novorossiysk
Archeologists have found massive horse burial ground of the 12th 13th centuries in Natukhayevskaya Village near Novorossiysk.
--16-01-2015--
Historical Finds from Emersed Island near Cherepovets Displayed
An exhibition of archeological finds of the year 2014 has been opened in Cherepovets.
--25-12-2014--
Kaliningrad Archeologists Created 3D Model of 5000 Year-Old Pot
Unique ancient exhibits of the virtual museum of the Baltic Federal University can now be created with 3D scanning.
--16-12-2014--
Scientists Recognized Legendary Sword of Ivan the Terrible
The sword found archeologists in Siberia in 1975 has been identified.
--27-11-2014--
2000-Year-Old Razor Found in Siberia
Russian archeologists have unearthed an ancient bronze razor in Siberia.
--19-11-2014--
Russian Archeologists to Explore Antique Necropolis in the Crimea
Russian scientists intend to explore an antique necropolis located near Kyz-Aul in the Crimea.
--18-11-2014--
Unique Scythian Grave Found in Novosibirsk Region
Archeologists have found a Scythian tribes burial ground, which is unique for the Novosibirsk Region.
--13-11-2014--
Ancient Boat Found by Archeologists Turns to be Ship of Soviet Era
The vessel found by archeologists at the bottom of River Volkhov near Veliky Novgorod was initially dated by scientists to the 15th century.
--11-11-2014--
Tula Archeologists to Use Unpiloted Aircrafts
Unpiloted aircrafts will be used in archaeological investigation in the Tula Region.
--11-11-2014--
Archeology Open-air Museum to Appear in Zaraysk
An open-air Archaeology Museum will be founded by the walls of the Zaraysk Kremlin near Moscow.
--04-11-2014--
Treasure of Peter the Great Epoch Found in Pskov
Archeologists have found a treasure of the 18th century copper coins near the Troitsky Bridge in Pskov.
--04-11-2014--
Ancient Cellar Unearthed in Smolensk
While looking for an Old Slavic settlement of the 10th century, Smolensk archeologists found a cellar of the epoch of Prince Vasily III.
--30-10-2014--
Ancestors of Europeans Found near Lake Baikal in Siberia
The international group of scientists arrived at such a conclusion, having refuted an earlier known two-component genetic model.
--16-10-2014--
Archaeological Monument Deprived of its Dome
Just a small fragment has remained of a Bulgar farmstead constructed in the 10th century.
--16-10-2014--
Archangel Michael Cathedral in Sochi May Turn to Be Ancient
The Archangel Michael Cathedral in Sochi was constructed on the base of an ancient temple.
--15-10-2014--
Unique Historical Monument Plundered by Black Diggers in Chelyabinsk Region
The unique Uyelgi burial ground in the Kunashak District of the Chelyabinsk Region has been damaged by black diggers.
--14-10-2014--
Adygea and Kuban Dolmens Might be Included in UNESCO Heritage List
The ancient dolmen culture of Adygea and Kuban is not protected from vandals and needs conservation at the international level.
--14-10-2014--
Ancient Ceramics of Unknown Culture Found in Kuril Islands
Archeologists of the Sakhalin Museum of Local Lore Three have found ancient sites in their current expedition to Iturup (the southern Kuril Islands).
--10-10-2014--
Mysterious Objects Found on Islands of Novosibirsk Water Reservoir
Mysterious cult constructions of the 10th 12th centuries have been found on one of the islands of the Novosibirsk water reservoir.
--08-10-2014--
New Archeological Sites Found on Shore of Lake Teletskoye
Novosibirsk archeologists have found over a dozen of new archaeological heritage objects on the shore of Lake Teletskoye, the press service of the Altai Republic administration reports.
--07-10-2014--
Ancient Clay Toys Found by Archeologists in Yelets
Lipetsk archeologists go on finding rare artifacts of the Old Russian Yelets Principality (the 12th 15th centuries).
--02-10-2014--
Ancient Birchbark Manuscripts and Coins Found in Novgorod
Ancient birchbark manuscripts and coins have been found by archeologists in Veliky Novgorod.
--30-09-2014--
Archeologists Found Remains of Sarmatians in Yelets
Archeologists have unexpectedly found a set of graves dated to the dawn of the Common Era in Yelets.
--27-09-2014--
Ancient Graves of Sind Soldiers Found near Anapa
Archeological excavations of an antique temple complex are carried out in the Vestnik Settlement near Anapa.
--27-09-2014--
Hundreds of Ancient Artifacts Found by Archeologists in Vologda
Excavation works have been going on in Burmagin Street in Vologda for one week already.
--27-09-2014--
Gigantic Ancient Reptile Skull Found in Yamal River
The fossils found by fishermen in the Ruta-Yu River in the Yamalo-Nenets Autonomous Area are remains of a huge prehistoric animal.
--23-09-2014--
Bone Armor Found by Archeologists in Siberia
Russian archeologists have unearthed bone armor in a Bronze Age grave found in Siberia.
--23-09-2014--
Ancient Dwelling Found in Chukotka
Archeologists have found a 3 thousand-year-old dwelling in Chukotka.
--15-09-2014--
Ancient Grave of Blood-thirsty Merchant Found in Azov
Azov archeologists have found a way-out grave of the 1st AD - a cenotaph with remains of sacrificed people.
--02-09-2014--
Fortress Built under Peter I Unearthed in Samara
Colossal archeological excavations are carried out in the center of Samara.
--01-09-2014--
Oldest Water Supply System Unearthed in Solovki
Archeologists have found the most ancient wooden water system in the Solovki Monastery of the Transfiguration of the Savior.
--28-08-2014--
Grave of Ancient Strongman Found in Omsk Region
Archeologists have found remains of an ancient athlete in the course of excavations near Omsk.
--25-08-2014--
Medieval Treasures Unearthed by Archeologists near Kostroma
Archeologists have dug out a range of artifacts of the 13th -18th centuries in Teterinskoye site of the Nerekhta District in the Kostroma Region.
--21-08-2014--
17th Century Rock Paintings Found in Karachay-Cherkessia
Rock paintings of the 17th century have been found by scientists in one of the gorges of the Ust-Dzhegutinsky District.
--11-08-2014--
Archeologists Explore Burial Ground of Murom Tribes
Archeologists carry out excavations in Podbolotyevsky burial ground in the Vladimir Region.
--09-08-2014--
16th Century Gravestone Found Under Construction Debris in Moscow
Ilya Malkov from the Arkhnadzor movement has found a unique gravestone of the 16th under builders refuse on garbage in Zamoskvorechie District.
--06-08-2014--
11th Century Russian Psaltery Unearthed in Veliky Novgorod
A fragment of an ancient gusli, aka Russian psaltery, has been found by archeologists in the historical center of Veliky Novgorod.
--06-08-2014--
Pre-Mongolian Graffiti Discovered in Veliky Novgorod
Scientists of the Archeology Institute, RAS have found ancient graffiti and frescos in St. George Monastery in Veliky Novgorod.
--23-07-2014--
Romeo and Juliet of Bronze Age
Archeologists have found an unusual grave near the town of Krasny Sulin in the Rostov Region.
--17-07-2014--
Unique 13th Century Burial Ground Found by Archeologists
An ancient burial ground of the 13th century has been unearthed in Poritsy Village of the Gatchina District of the Leningrad Region.
--17-07-2014--
Rare Roman Coin with Feeding She-Wolf Unearthed in Veliky Novgorod
Specialists of the Archeology Institute, RAS have found a rare 4th century Roman coin in Veliky Novgorod.
--30-06-2014--
18th Century oins of Russian Officers Found in Azov
Archeologists have found a treasure of 18 coins of the 18th century in the center of Azov town in the Rostov Region.
--30-06-2014--
Over 200 People to Take Part in Phanagoria Archaeological Expedition
The 10th season of Phanagoria archaeological expedition kicks off in the Krasnodar Territory in Taman Peninsula.
--24-06-2014--
Archeologists to Start Excavation of Ancient Site of Ust-Poluy
On July 3 researchers of the Arctic Study Center will start excavation of the ancient sanctuary of Ust-Poluy on the Angal Cape in Salekhard.
--23-06-2014--
Archeological Excavations Recommenced in Tula Kremlin
The Tula Kremlin has been closed for repair: two buildings of the former power substation will be reconstructed.
--20-06-2014--
Artifacts of Early Nomads Era Found in Chelyabinsk Region
Dwellers of the Kunashak District have found a few copper figurines on the bank of River Sinara.
--17-06-2014--
Archaeological Museum of International Level to Appear in Irkutsk Region
An archaeological museum of international level is planned to be founded in the Malta Settlement of the Irkutsk Region.
--09-06-2014--
Ancient Pier Found in Sochi Beach
The archeologist Andrey Kizilov has found remains of a trading centre near Matsesta.
--09-06-2014--
Two Ancient Burials Found by Archeologists in Azov
Two burials with fragments of gold and silver items have been found during excavations of the 14th century town of Azov in the Rostov Region.
--15-05-2014--
Rarest Treasure of Roman Coins Found near Kaliningrad
Archeologists from the Archeology Institute, RAS have found a unique treasure of Roman coins of the 1st-2nd centuries AC in the Kaliningrad Region.
--13-05-2014--
Siberian Scientists Ask for Archaeological Emergency
Scientists from Archeology and Ethnography Institute of the Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Science suggest establishing archaeological emergency in Russia.
--08-05-2014--
Stone Age Cave Discovered in Sochi
A cave of the Paleolithic Age has been found in Sochi. The archeologist Andrey Kizilov found it near the gorge Akh-tsu in the Adler District.
--06-05-2014--
Phanagoria Memorial Estate to Appear in Kuban
The state historical and archaeological memorial estate Phanagoria will be founded in the Krasnodar Territory.
--22-04-2014--
Archeological Laboratory Founded in Altai
A laboratory for interdisciplinary studies of archeology of Western Siberia and Altai has been opened in the Altai State University.
--05-02-2014--
Skeleton of Ancient Rhinoceros First Time Discovered in Russia
Russian archeologists have unearthed a Chilotherium rhinoceros skeleton in vicinities of Armavir in the Krasnodar Territory, the PaleoNews reports.
--29-01-2014--
Archeologists Find Adornment of the Legendary Founder of Konigsberg
Archaeological works carried out in the former Sackheim district of Konigsberg go on yielding most interesting finds.
--22-01-2014--
Mysterious Ancient Burial Found by Scientists in Siberia
Russian scientists from the Archeology and Ethnography Institute of the Siberian department of the Russian Academy of Sciences have found a mysterious burial in the Siberian barrow of the Bronze Age.
--03-01-2014--
Ancient Christian Church Found in Ingushetia
Archeologists have found ruins of an ancient Christian church and stone cross next to it in the Targim cavin of the Dzheyrah Region of Ingushetia.
--04-12-2013--
Unique Archeological Monument Spoiled in Vologda Region
Vandals have marred a unique monument of architecture in the Tarnog District: they put drawings over petroglyphs of the Tiunovsky sanctuary.
--03-12-2013--
Ancient Barrows Nearly Laid Roads On in Adygea
The Department for Protection of Cultural Heritage Sites and Maikop Prosecution Office have espied land works that endanger archaeological heritage in the suburbs of Maikop.
--27-11-2013--
Archeologists Discover Burials of the First Settlers of Perm
The Kama archaeological expedition of the Perm State University has completed excavations in the historical center of Perm.
--11-11-2013--
Vologda Archeologists Find a Mysterious Object
An unusual object has been unearthed from the depths of the cultural layer of the 18th century by Vologda archeologists.
--11-11-2013--
Archeologists Unearth Amazing Finds in Vologda
A few unique historical exhibits have been found by archeologists on the place of excavation of the base of a two-storeyed wooden house in downtown Vologda.
--07-11-2013--
Arkaim World Behind the Looking-Glass Exhibition Opened in Kazan
The art exhibition Arkaim - World behind the Looking-Glass: 21st century BC 21st century AC has been opened in Kazan.
--06-11-2013--
Mysterious Crosses Found by Archeologists in Krasnoyarsk Krai
A lace with two next-to-skin crosses on it has been found by archeologists in the course of excavations in the city of Yeniseisk.
--04-11-2013--
5th Century Burial Ground Found by Archeologists near Chelyabinsk
Speleoarcheologist Vladimir Yurin has unearthed a unique burial ground of ancient people in vicinities of the capital of South Ural.
--04-10-2013--
Omsk Archeologists Unearth Rare Artifact
Armor over 3 thousand years old has been dug out downtown, in a former sanatorium in the city of Omsk.
--11-09-2013--
Archeologists Find First Birchbark Manuscript in Eastern Siberia
Archeologists have unearthed a birchbark manuscript and 17th century high-heeled shoes in the Krasnoyarsk Krai.
--02-09-2013--
Archeologists Discover Ancient Port in Veliky Novgorod
Archeologists have found an allegedly ancient port at the area of pipe-line ditch laying in Veliky Novgorod.
--28-08-2013--
Archeologists Find 600-Year-Old Copper Ingots in Veliky Novgorod
Archeologists have found copper ingots dated to the first half of the 15th century in Veliky Novgorod.
--26-08-2013--
Bronze Age Pottery Found in Chelyabinsk Region
Ceramic fragments and bones of ancient animals have been unearthed in the Chesmen District of the Chelyabinsk Region.
--26-08-2013--
Ancient Brick Furnace Found in Astrakhan Region
Archeologists have found a furnace for brick production of the Golden Horde era (14th century) in the Astrakhan Region.
--22-08-2013--
11th Century Barrows Destroyed by Black Diggers near Petersburg
A businessman and an archeologist are suspects on the case of destruction of over 40 burials, which are archeological monuments of the 11th century.
--17-08-2013--
Novosibirsk Archeologists Find Ancient Stone Coffin
Archeologists have found a unique burial in a stone box and a sanctuary with unknown rituals in the Kolyvan District of the Novosibirsk Region.
--13-08-2013--
Ancient Burials Found by Archeologists in Perm
Archeological excavations were carried out in Permskaya Street in Perm since the beginning of July.
--09-08-2013--
Archeologists Find Unique 7th Century Burial Ground in the Ulyanovsk Region
The regions first burial ground dated back to the 7th century has been found in the Ulyanovsk Region.
--29-07-2013--
Rare Ring Found in Archeological Excavations on Yamal
1st century AD ring has been found by a student of the Novosibirsk State University in the course of excavations in the ancient sanctuary of Ust'-Poluy.
--29-07-2013--
Thousand-Year-Old Russian Psaltery Found Near Veliky Novgorod
Fragments of a lyre-shaped gusli (old Russian psaltery) have been unearthed by archeologists in the Troitsky-15 pit near Veliky Novgorod.
--29-07-2013--
Traces of Ancient Greek Civilization Found in Taman
Ruins of an Ancient Greek settlement have been unearthed near Primorsky Settlement on the Taman Peninsula.
--24-07-2013--
2000-Year-Old Ornaments Found by Archeologists in Bashkiria
Archeologists have found 2000-year-old ornaments near Kipchakovo Village of the Ilishevsk District in Bashkiria.
--24-07-2013--
Ancient Burial Ground Found in Chuvashia
An ancient womens burial ground has been found in the Vurnarsk District of Chuvashia.
--24-07-2013--
5 Thousand-Year-Old Burial Ground Found by Lipetsk Archeologists
A monument of the Neolith Copper Stone Age is explored in the Dobrovsky District of the Lipetsk Region.
--22-07-2013--
Russia Lost 40 Cultural Heritage Sites within a Year
In 2012 Russia lost 40 cultural heritage sites, including 31 architectural and 9 archaeological monuments.
--28-06-2013--
16th Century Cannonball Unearthed by Archeologists in Ivanovo Region
A cannonball weighing about 200 g and about 5 cm in diameter has been found in the course of digging in Komsomolskaya Square in Shuya.
--25-06-2013--
17th Century Potter Workshop Unearthed in Tula
At the end of May an archaeological expedition of the Kulikovo Field memorial estate launched salvage archaeological studies on a site of office building in 1, Metallistov Street in Tula.
--19-06-2013--
Archaeological Expedition Investigates Burial Ground of Arkaim Epoch
Chelyabinsk archeologists investigate a burial ground of the Bronze Age for over one month scientists of the Chelyabinsk State University will study sepulchers of Arkaim era.
--19-06-2013--
12th Century Church Discovered by Archeologists in Smolensk
Researchers of the Archeology Institute of the Russian Academy of Sciences have found and unearthed an Old Russian church of the 12th century in Smolensk.
--18-06-2013--
Archeologists Find Ancient Seals in Staraya Russa
Resort excavation in Staraya Russa (Novgorod Region) again gives surprises and adds up to archeologists knowledge about the history of this city.
--05-06-2013--
Archeologists Find about 350 Artifacts in Yard of Moscow Hotel
Archeologists have found about 350 artifacts in the Pekin Hotel yard in the center of Moscow.
--04-06-2013--
Lipetsk Archeologists Discover Frames of Ancient Icons
Lipetsk archeologists have found four frames of ancient icons in Lebedyan. Excavations were carried out in the territory of one of the estates downtown.
--28-05-2013--
Azov Archeologists Unearth Paraphernalia of Ancient Sorcerer
On the site of a future office building Azov archeologists have found a cellar of a 14th century merchant house.
--28-05-2013--
Ancient Town Found in South Ural
The regional specialist Alexander Shestakov has made an important discovery on Zyuratkul Lake of the Chelyabinsk Region.
--28-05-2013--
Ancient Burial Ground Discovered Near Krasnodar
In Krasnodar builders cannot start reconstruction of the highway between Krasnodar and the Yelizavetinskaya Village. At present archeologists are working there, disturbed by numerous gapers.
--14-05-2013--
Archeologists Find Ancient Ship at River Bed in Veliky Novgorod
A ship with brick freight of allegedly 16th-17th centuries has been found at Volkhov river bed in Veliky Novgorod.
--29-04-2013--
Kulikovo Field Expanded by 600 Hectares
More than 600 hectares of land in the Tula Region are transferred to the category of specially protected natural areas.
--25-03-2013--
St. Petersburg Authorities Want to Get Rid of Porcelain Cemetery
Spaso-Preobrazhenskoye Cemetery of Imperial Porcelain Plant was located on a site in Nevsky District of Petersburg from 1731.
--13-03-2013--
Lipetsk Archeologist Solves Mysteries of Ancient Site
The book In Search of Antiques of Forlorn Site: on Finds and Legends of Zadonsk Outskirts by the famous Luipetsk archeologist Alexander Bessudnov has been published.
--28-01-2013--
Archeologists Rescue Sites of Early Man in Karelia
Karelian archeologists have prepared a report on the rescue operation carried out in the Muromsky wildlife area of the Pudozhsk District of the Karelia Republic.
--23-01-2013--
Ancient Ruins in Skolkovo to be Build Up Contrary to Protests of Archeologists
The authorities of Skolkovo Settlement, Moscow Region, will not transfer the settlement, despite archeologists' statement that the future building site is harboring ruins of Prince Alexander Menshikovs Palace dated to the 18th century.
--18-01-2013--
Experts Examine Artifacts from Ancient Ritual Complex
One of the major finds of Siberian archeologists in 2012 several hundred artifacts unearthed in an ancient ritual complex age about 3 thousand years old - will be restored by Kuzbass scientists.
--15-01-2013--
Unique Ancient Church Unearthed in Bryansk Region
Archeologists have found remains of a stone church constructed in the late 12th century, before the invasion of the Mongol Tatars in Karachev (Bryansk Region) at the end of June last year.
--14-01-2013--
Ancient Sailing Vessel from Taman Becomes Major Archaeological Discovery in Russia
The Archeology Institute of the Russian Academy of Sciences summed up results of 2012.
--14-01-2013--
Fragment of Hercules Crypt Frescos to be Displayed in Krasnodar
A unique exhibit - a fragment of frescos of the Hercules Crypt - will be presented in E.D. Felitsyn State Historical and Archaeological Memorial Estate of Krasnodar in January.
--04-01-2013--
Unique Historical Monument near Anapa to be Buried
Archeologists have decided to cover with soil the unique historical site near Anapa in this way historians try to protect from vandals a temple complex of the 6 century B.C. located in the Vestnik Settlement.
--18-12-2012--
Archeological Exhibition of the Time of Troubles Opens in Moscow
An exhibition of artifacts dated to the Time of Troubles and found in the territory of Moscow has been opened today in the Old Gostini Dvor.
--05-11-2012--
Remains of Pre-Mongolian Church Found in Smolensk
Archeologists carrying out digging works on the site of a residential house have found ruins of a church of the pre-Mongolian period.
--01-11-2012--
Archeology Monument of 13th 18th Centuries Damaged in Kostroma
Culture Department of the Kostroma Region has appointed a check-up on the case of damaging of the archeology monument of the 13th 18th centuries during construction works in Kostroma.
--30-10-2012--
Archeologists Find Matrix Seal in Veliky Novgorod
Novgorod archeologists have unearthed a rare seal at the digging site by the Nicolo-Dvorishchensky Cathedral in Yaroslav Dvorishche.
--17-10-2012--
Ancient Archaeological Monument Destroyed in Priozersk Region
The most interesting archaeological monument of the Leningrad Region a complex of cult stones by Olkhovka Village in Priozersk Region may disappear under the bases of cottages.
--16-10-2012--
Unique Grave of Sarmatian Soldier Found in Stavropol Territory
Stavropol archeologists have discovered a unique funeral barrow of a Sarmatian soldier in the Tonnelny Settlement.
--08-10-2012--
Archeologists Unearth XVII Century Wooden Shop in Kaluga
As a result of excavations in Kalugas ancient trading area archeologists have found a wooden structure of the 18th-early19th centuries. It is supposedly a shop or a workshop.
--03-10-2012--
American Indians Lived in Transbaikalia 10 Thousand Years Ago, Archeologists Find Out
The largest archaeological expedition in Transbaikalia has found a 10 thousand year old burial ground similar to that of American Indians.
--02-10-2012--
Ural Elk is Most Ancient Geoglyph on Earth
A huge image of an elk found near Chelyabinsk is the most ancient image of the kind on the planet, researchers assume.
--02-10-2012--
Archeologists Find Necropolis of Tanais in Rostov Region
Historians and archeologists have found a necropolis of the Old Greek town Tanais in the Rostov Region.
--21-09-2012--
Archeologists Finds Thousand Year-Old Ship
Archeologists have found an ancient ship in the coastal waters of Fanagoria (Krasnodar Territory).
--17-09-2012--
Archeologists Find Unique Stone Coffin in Western Siberia
Novosibirsk researchers have carried out archeological excavations at the Birch Island site in the Kolyvan District of the Novosibirsk Region.
--14-09-2012--
Archeologists Find Ancient Burial Ground of Este in Kaliningrad Region
Members of the Baltic archaeological expedition of Archeology Institute of the Russian Academy of Sciences found in Kaliningrad Region a miraculously preserved burial ground of the ancestors of the Prussians of the early 4th-5th centuries A.C.
--14-09-2012--
Omsk Archeologists Find Remains of Ancient Ghost Soldier of 10th-13th Centuries A.C.
In one of the barrows of the Murom District archeologists have found remains of a man who was once possibly a notable soldier.
--13-09-2012--
Protomeot Burials Unearthed in Taman
Unique protomeot burials have been found in Taman in the last days of a volunteer archaeological camps work.
--13-09-2012--
Archeologists Find Fossil Mechanism 400 Million Years Old
Petersburg archeologists working in Kamchatka have found fossils that turned to be parts of a mechanism.
--13-09-2012--
Vladimir Archeologists Find Road Leading to Silver Gate
Search of the Silver Gate is a fixed idea of Vladimir archeologists. For many years they have been trying to find its location. The chronicles say that Andrey Bogolyubsky decorated this gate with silver, but it is unknown if they were made of wood or stone.
--07-09-2012--
Number of Ornamented Tiles Found in New Jerusalem
Archeologists working in New Jerusalem near Moscow have found tens of thousands of ornamented tiles (izrazets) that decorated walls of monastery buildings and stoves of the 17th century and even the furnace, where the tiles were baked.
--06-09-2012--
Archeologists in Staraya Russa Find Cribwork of 14th Century Building with Unique Seals
Archeologists working in Staraya Russa (Novgorod Region) have found in Kurortny Pit remains of a probable office building, where a set of earlier seals was stored.
--05-09-2012--
Museum of Patriotic War of 1812 Opens in the Center of Moscow
Opening ceremony of the Museum of Patriotic War of 1812 took place in the State History Museum of Moscow on September 4.
--05-09-2012--
Archeologists Found 32 Birchbark Manuscripts in Season 2012 in Veliky Novgorod
Russian archeologists have found 32 birchbark manuscripts in the excavation season of 2012 in Veliky Novgorod.
--30-08-2012--
Samara Archeologists Find 8th Century Slavic Settlement
Large-scale archeological excavations were carried out near the Zhiguli village in the north of the Samara Region this summer.
--30-08-2012--
Unique Set of Lead Seals Found in Staraya Russa
Archeologists of the Novgorod University managed to find a unique complex of pendant lead seals in Kurortny Pit in Staraya Russa.
--20-08-2012--
Archaeological Monuments Found in Gambling Zone in Primorye Territory
Experts have found about 20 archaeological monuments dated to the first millennium B.C in a would-be gambling zone in Primorye Territory.
--14-08-2012--
Archeologists Find Traces of the Oldest Denture in Krasnodar Territory
Archeologists working in the Krasnodar Territory have unearthed a jaw with the first-ever denture in the world.
--14-08-2012--
Unique Ancient Tomb Found in Novosibirsk
Novosibirsk archeologists have found about a hundred artifacts: female ornaments rings, bracelets, earrings, and medieval Iranian coins, silk and ceramics in a collective tomb of the early Middle Ages.
--10-08-2012--
Excavations of Another Arkaim to Start in Chelyabinsk Region in 2013
Following results of the first expedition in the precincts of the Solntse (The Sun) Village in the Chelyabinsk region foreign archeologists ascertain that highly cultural people lived there in the Bronze Age.
--09-08-2012--
Archeologists Find Skates, Dice and Idol in Rostov Region
In the place of a future highway near the Azov city of the Rostov Region archeologists have found rare monuments of ancient civilizations: a prototype of modern skates, a stone tribal idol and dice.
--08-08-2012--
Antique Burial Ground Unearthed in South of Russia
The Russian archeologists reported about the unique find made by scientists of East Bosporus Archaeological Expedition of the Russian Academy of Sciences in Krasnodar Territory.
--07-08-2012--
Greek Temple Older than Parthenon Found near Anapa
The Vestnik Settlement in the vicinity of Anapa has become an archaeological Mecca this year.
--01-08-2012--
17th Century Log Hut Unearthed in Astrakhan Kremlin
A large-scale reconstruction of the Astrakhan Kremlin has presented archeologists with an amazing find.
--31-07-2012--
Mysterious Temple Found Near Rostov
Near Rostov archeologists have found a mysterious temple with images of Dionysus and Cybele - the Great Mother of Gods.
--30-07-2012--
Archeology Students Discover Ancient Sacral Phallus in Amur Region
An expedition of the Far East Federal University has unearthed a number of ancient artifacts including a stone phallus in Amur Region.
--30-07-2012--
Treasures Found in Forest near Novosibirsk
Novosibirsk archeologists have found more than 70 ancient ornaments and rare Iranian coins of the 5th- 6th centuries in Kudryashovsky pine forest at Krokhalevka-13 archeology site.
--27-07-2012--
600 Archeological Artifacts of Prussia Displayed in Kaliningrad
The Kaliningrad History and Art Museum has opened the exhibition Ancient Prussia on the history of dwellers of the Amber Land from Stone Age to the Middle Ages.
--20-07-2012--
Ruins of Palace of Catherine II Epoch Found in Leningrad Region
The ancient base and remains of a ceramic conduit of the well-known Pellsky Palace constructed under Catherine II have been found in Otradnoye Settlement of the Leningrad Region.
--20-07-2012--
Museum of Underwater Archeology to Open in Veliky Novgorod
Visit the city of Veliky Novgorod in September 2012 and you will manage to become one of the first visitors of the Museum of Underwater Archeology.
--10-07-2012--
Serpukhov Kremlin at Risk of Destruction due to Unprofessional Restoration
Authorities of Moscow Region have taken to court files concerning the damage caused to the Serpukhov Kremlin due to illegal excavations carried out by locals.
--04-07-2012--
Rich Crop of Archeological Finds Reaped on Kulikovo Field
in the course of prospecting works in Old Russian settlements by the Mokraya Tabola River archeologists of the Kulikovo Field memorial estate unearthed a unique find.
--28-06-2012--
Azov Streets Please Archeologists with Rare Finds
In the course of three-week diggings in the Oktyabrskaya Street in Azov (Rostov Region) archeologists have found a few intriguing artifacts of the late 18th-early 19th century.
--27-06-2012--
Restoration of Faceted Chamber of Moscow Kremlin Completed
Experts have completed restoration works in the Faceted Chamber of the Moscow Kremlin and have found three thousand archaeological artifacts there.
--24-06-2012--
Children Discover Ancient Dolmens in Krasnodar Territory
Small children in Krasnodar Territory have happened to come across a find, which can become a true archaeological sensation.
--19-06-2012--
Archeologists Unearth Unique Ornaments in Kaluga Region
In the course of excavation in Kozelsk town of the Kaluga Region archeologists have found ornaments of high historical value.
--05-06-2012--
Helmet of Roman Legionary Found in Rostov Region
During excavations in the Rostov Region archeologists have found artifacts of the Roman Empire, among them the helmet of an ancient Roman legionary.
--21-05-2012--
Archeologists Find Stone Fortress of Ivan the Terrible Epoch
Historians found information on the location of the ancient fortress in chronicles of the 16th century and records of foreigners.
--16-05-2012--
Archeologists Find Wall of Venetian Tana of 14th-15th Centuries in Azov
Archeologists have found a wall of times of the Venetian Tana of the 14th-15th centuries in Azov town of the Rostov Region.
--15-05-2012--
Tractor Driver Unearths Stone Alien in Voronezh Region
A local tractor driver found a unique Bronze Age figurine while ploughing the field.
--15-05-2012--
Expedition from Petersburg to Searches for Sunken Bells
Historians and archeologists have got a real chance to find the place of sinking of bells of Solovetsky Monastery lost in 1923 under obscure circumstances.
--14-05-2012--
American Bomber B-25 Found in the Middle Urals
Participants of a voluntary search expedition in the vicinities of Verkhniye Sergi town of Sverdlovsk Region have found fragments of a military aircraft.
--14-05-2012--
Restoration of Izborsky Fortress to Finish This Year
By December this year restoration of the Izborsky Fortress should have been completed, authorities of the Pskov Region report.
--10-05-2012--
Unique Ancient Settlement and Sepulcher will be Destroyed for Road Construction
Highway department of the Vladimir Region administration has announced a tender for carrying out excavations on the site.
--08-05-2012--
Legendary Fortress Millionaire Risks to be Destroyed
The unapproachable ferro-concrete fortress constructed back in 1938 in Beloostrov (St. Petersburg) is under the threat of destruction.
--08-05-2012--
Grave of Ataman Yermak Probably Found in Bashkiria
Regional historians have found in the Miyakinsky Region of Bashkiria a grave, in which the legendary Cossack ataman Yermak Timofeyevich was buried, as scientists assume.
--07-05-2012--
19th Century Artifact Found in Ulyanovsk Park
A valuable archeological find has been discovered under a concrete vase in the Vladimirsky Garden in Ulyanovsk city.
--03-05-2012--
Site of Ancient Settlement Found under Shukshin Monument in Altai
The ancient settlement dated to the 8th-7th centuries BC on the Picket Hill in Altai Territory served local tribes as the military outpost separating steppe Altai from the foothills.
--23-04-2012--
Unique Ancient Coin Found in Veliky Novgorod
Underwater archeologists have found a unique ancient coin - half a grivna - on the bed of River Volkhov in Veliky Novgorod.
--23-04-2012--
Unique Gostini Dvor Opened in Arkhangelsk
Gostini Dvor (Shopping Arcades) a monument of architecture constructed over 300 years ago - has been opened for public after restoration in Arkhangelsk.
--14-04-2012--
Vandals in Anapa Destroy Part of Historical Object
Black diggers have destroyed a unique altar on Demeter's antique sanctuary discovered by archeologists near the Vestnik farm in 2010.
--14-04-2012--
Archeologists to Renew Investigations on Bottom of Lake Ilmen in 2012
In 2012 Novgorod underwater archeologists will renew works by the settlement of Korostyn on the southern coast of Lake Ilmen, where the Novgorod flotilla sank in the 15th century.
--19-03-2012--
Princes Stone Delivered to Ryurik Site of Ancient Settlement
Princes Stone a future memorable sign of formation of the Russian statehood has been delivered to the Ryurik Site of the Novgorod Region.
--12-03-2012--
Archeologists to Carry out Excavations on the Site of Hotel Russia
Archeological excavations will be carried out on the former site of the hotel Russia in the heart of Moscow, near the Red Square.
--16-02-2012--
Archeologists Unearth a Pickpockets Tool in Pskov
In Luzhsky Pit at the address 39 Gogol Street archeologists have found a few pendant seals and a copper disk with a sharp edge.
--13-02-2012--
Archeologists Examined Site of First Permanent Residents of Moscow Area
In the north of the Moscow Region a group of Russian, Spanish, Romanian and French experts have found artifacts, which prove that about 7.5 thousand years ago the land was already settled with hunters and fishers.
--08-02-2012--
Church Exploded in 1964 to be Reconstructed in Moscow
Transfiguration of Christ Church of the 18th century was the last church blown up by Soviet authorities in Moscow.
--07-02-2012--
Archeologists Find Thin Wire of Very Fine Gold
During excavations in Rurik Site near Veliki Novgorod archeologists have found four hanks of gold wire, which most likely belonged to jewelers of the 10th century.
--31-01-2012--
Archeologists Find New Traces of Neanderthal Men in Siberia
Archeologists have found a number of important artifacts in caves of Altai in the recent season.
--31-01-2012--
Ancient Erotic Sculptures Found in Tver
In the course of excavations in Tver archeologists have found small sculptures of the 14th -15th centuries with strongly pronounced erotic implications.
--31-01-2012--
Local Historian Finds Ancient Chimney in Mordovia
Physical education teacher Vladimir Ratnikov from Nizovka Village of Ardatovsky District of Mordovia is engaged in search of ancient household items.
--24-01-2012--
14th Century Seal of Italian Merchant Found in Rostov Region
A bronze cast seal once owned by an Italian merchant has been found near Azov in Rostov Region.
--04-01-2012--
Archeology Monuments of 10th-13th Centuries Verge on Ruining in Tver Region
Deforestation around village Novoe of Rameshkovsky District (Tver Region) has brought about damage to tumuli Kidomlya-2 and 3.
--04-01-2012--
Archeology Monument Destroyed in Ryazan Region
A civil engineering firm has dug out an open-cast mine near Dubrovichi Village (Ryazan Region) on the place of an archaeological monument and thus destroyed about 400 square meters of Dubrovichesky site of an ancient settlement.
--03-01-2012--
Medieval Site Found by Unique Svetloyar Lake
Not far from Lake Svetloyar (Nizhniy Novgorod region) archeologists have found remains of the medieval Russian settlement preliminary dated to the 14th-early 15th centuries.
--26-12-2011--
Hermitage Welcomes to Herculaneum Antiquities Exhibition
The State Hermitage Museum (Saint Petersburg) has opened the exhibition Herculaneum Antiquities in the framework of the finishing Year of Italy in Russia.
--23-12-2011--
Open-Air Museum to be Founded in Novgorod Region
277 thousand euro will be allocated for foundation of an archeological open-air museum in Batetsky District of the Novgorod Region.
--21-12-2011--
Traces of Ancient Hungarians Found in Chelyabinsk Region
Archeologists have uncovered barrows, which are about a thousand years old, on the bank of Lake Uyelga in Kunashak District.
--13-12-2011--
Treasure Buried after Revolution Now Unearthed in Vladimir
A large coin and ware treasure of 91 artifacts has been found in the course of archeological excavations in Nikolo-Galeiskaya Street in Vladimir.
--28-09-2011--
Archeologists Find Ancient Tombs in Rostov Region
Archeologists have found five ancient tombs in the zone of urban renewal of Highway -23 Rostov Taganrog.
--19-09-2011--
Historical Radonezh Village Built up with Summer Cottages
Authorities of Sergiev-Posad District plan to allot buffer zones of Radonezh Village, which is the home place of St. Sergius of Radonezh, for building construction.
--14-09-2011--
Six Thousand-Year-Old Pencil Found in Irkutsk Region
In the course of a summer expedition in Bodaibo District (Irkutsk Region) archeologists found a pencil, which is 6120 years old.
--12-09-2011--
Huge Ancient Rock Painting of Elk Found in the Ural Mountains
Rock painting of an elk 250 to 250 meters large have been found in the Ural Mountains of the Chelyabinsk Region.
--10-09-2011--
Newest Archaeological Discoveries Displayed in Moscow
An exhibition dedicated to recent archeological finds in Moscow has been opened in the exhibition hall Old Gostini Dvor.
--01-09-2011--
Putin Hunts Treasures in "Russian Atlantis"
On Wednesday Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin traveled to the Taman Peninsula in Krasnodar region to perform yet another of his trademark adventure activities and scuba dive at a site known as the Russian Atlantis.
--11-08-2011--
Remains of Genghis Khans Nephew Presumably Unearthed
Russian archeologists from the Far East worked eastwards from lake Baikal and unearthed human remains, which are believed to belong to khan Esunke, Genghis Khans nephew.
--27-07-2011--
New Archeological Findings in Chelyabinsk Region
Archeologists, who work at the Island of Faith in Chelyabinsk Region, unearthed fragments of unusual ceramic tableware.
--22-07-2011--
Shopping Centre Destroys Ancient Town of Volokolamsk
Building of a seven-storey retail and entertainment centre has been launched in the central square of the ancient town of Volokolamsk.
--21-07-2011--
Archeology Museum to be Created in Vologda
The idea of opening Archeology Museum in Vologda was aired during the opening of the archeological exhibition Vologda in the Mirror of the Middle Ages.
--21-07-2011--
Archeologists to Make a Startler after Excavation in Rostov Region
Four burial grounds of the epoch of Pharaoh Tutankhamen have been found in the Uhlan Barrow and archeologists are going to make a startler.
--20-07-2011--
Remains of Moscow Triumphal Arch Found in Irkutsk
Remains of unknown stone constructions have been found in Irkutsk in the course of planned works on a heating main.
--19-07-2011--
Archeological Park to Appear in Ancient Site Truvorovo
Archeological park Truvorovo Site will be created for the 1150th anniversary of Izborsk Town of the Pskov Region.
--18-07-2011--
Archeologists Discover Two Ancient Settlements in Primorski Krai
Young archeologists have unearthed two sites of ancient peoples settlements of Neolith and the Iron Age in the vicinities of Artemovsky Settlement in Primorsky Territory.
--13-07-2011--
Yekaterinburg Archeologists Unearth Ancient Factory
Unique monument of Ural metallurgy - one of the first ironworks factories in the Urals has been found during archeological excavations in Yekaterinburg.
--12-07-2011--
Bohai Kingdom Treasures to Be Unearthed
Today a group of archeologists heads for Khasansky district of Primorsky Territory in order to start diggings of a regional centre of ancient Bohai Kingdom.
--12-07-2011--
Ancient Barrow Destroyed in Adygeya
Black diggers have ravaged and leveled to the ground with heavy machinery the ancient six meter barrow Tabor in Adygeya Republic.
--07-07-2011--
Russian Railways Want to Bring down Ancient Depot
The public organization Archnadzor has accused the Russian Railways JSC of preparation for pulling down the historical building of Circular Locomotive Depot.
--06-07-2011--
Archeologists Protest against Site Development round Veliky Novgorod
Novgorod archeologists have walked out of the Cultural Heritage Committee in protest against site development in historical area of Veliky Novgorod.
--28-06-2011--
Unique 14th Century Flycatcher Found in Azov
Archeologists of the Azov Museum Reserve have found a unique flycatcher and a plow of the 14th century in the course of excavations in the center of Azov, the Rostov Region.
--20-06-2011--
Medieval Site Destroyed in Pskov Region
Historical and cultural sediments of the medieval site of ancient settlement in Sebezh of the Pskov Region have been destroyed, experts conclude upon visiting Zamkovaya Hill recently.
--16-06-2011--





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