Culture & Heritage

Culture & Heritage

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  A number of images are appearing on social media today documenting the demolition of one of Lebanon's first major factories and reportedly the oldest...

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Following our last post about the vast ruins site uncovered near the "Beirut Digital District" construction site, a reader got in touch and sent...

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Two years ago the Governor of Beirut issued an order to stop demolition of this historically listed Art Deco building in Gemmayze, and shared...

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A wide range of ancient structures have been uncovered in downtown Beirut that may provide important clues to the city's millennia-old history.  The archaeological...

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With environmental disasters and public service dysfunction everywhere you look, there's never been a better time to investigate Lebanon and a greater need for...

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Two years ago I posted about the near completion of construction work at Lebanon's National Library. This week, I got a look inside for...

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The oldest known scale beam was recently found near Kfaraabida in North Lebanon and is now on display this week at the American University...

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Perched on a hill along the rocky coast of North Lebanon, archaeologists have uncovered what they believe is one of the world's oldest city...

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If archaeologists are right, our understanding of Byblos will soon change dramatically.  For years, people have assumed that the ancient city's Phoenician port was...

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Beit Beirut, Lebanon's first memory museum, is finally getting ready to open its doors. After at least a decade in delays, restoration work on...