Archeology

Archeology

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A rare and well-preserved ancient Roman wall that once surrounded Beirut has been dismantled. Photography of the site is not allowed, but from the...

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"We will find where you live,"  a watchman yelled at me after taking a picture of ruins on his construction site. He had followed...

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Archaeological excavations have been mushrooming across downtown Beirut over recent months, providing a glimpse at how the city looked and functioned in ancient times. Site...

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In the shadow of the towers of new Beirut, the ruins of ancient Beirut have literally been dismembered and piled up at the edge...

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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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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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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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Barely two months after the 100 year anniversary of the Armenian Genocide, relatives of those who survived the mass killings are now fighting to...