Archaeology: General

ABZU/ETANA: Abzu is a guide to networked open access data relevant to the study and public presentation of the Ancient Near East and the Ancient Mediterranean world.

Sonography: An online resource guide for kids.

Egypt: Archaeology

Digital KarnakA detailed photo record of this important Egyptian Temple from UCLA

Egyptology Resources:This page is set up with the kind assistance of the Newton Institute in the University of Cambridge to provide a World Wide Web resource for Egyptological information.

Egyptology.com: This page is dedicated to examining the art, archaeology, religion and history of Egypt.

Hierakonpolis Online: Hierakonpolis is one of the most important archaeological sites for understanding the foundations of ancient Egyptian society.

The Sacred Temple Island of Philae: A collection of pages about The Island of Philae, near the First Cataract in Upper Egypt, and a portrait of its most renown and well-loved goddess Isis.

The Giza Plateau Mapping Project: The Giza Plateau Mapping Project, under the direction of Mark Lehner, Visiting Assistant Professor of Egyptian archaeology at the Oriental Institute, is dedicated to research on the geology and topography of the Giza plateau, the construction and function of the Sphinx, the Great Pyrimids, the associated tombs and temples, and the Old Kingdom town in the vicinity.

Tutankhamun, Anatomy of an Excavation: Tutankhamun: Anatomy of an Excavation is ambitious in its scope but simple in its aims: to make the complete records of Howard Carter's excavation of the tomb of Tutankhamun available on these web pages.

Greece: Archaeology

Ancient City of Athens: is a photographic archive of the archaeological and architectural remains of ancient Athens (Greece). It is intended primarily as a resource for students of classical art & archaeology, civilization, languages, and history at Indiana University as a supplement to their class lectures and reading assignments and as a source of images for use in term papers, projects, and presentations. We also hope that this site will be useful to all who have an interest in archaeological exploration and the recovery, interpretation, and preservation of the past.

Corinth Computer Project: A computerized architectural and topographical survey of the Roman colony of Corinth.

Minoan Crete: The aim of this web site is to provide very basic information about all the major and some of the minor archaeological sites of the Bronze Age civilisation in Crete.

Prehistory of the Aegean: This site contains information about the prehistoric archaeology of the Aegean. Through a series of lessons and illustrations, it traces the cultural evolution of humanity in the Aegean basin from the era of hunting and gathering (Palaeolithic-Mesolithic) through the early village farming stage (Neolithic) and the formative period of Aegean civilization into the age of the great palatial cultures of Minoan Crete and and Mycenaean Greece.

Pylos Regional Archaeological Project: is a multi-disciplinary, diachronic archaeological expedition formally organized in 1990 to investigate the history of prehistoric and historic settlement and land use in western Messenia in Greece, in an area centered on the Bronze Age administrative center known as Palace of Nestor. The project has employed the techniques of archaeological surface survey, along with natural environmental investigations (geological, geomorphological, geophysical, and paleobotanical).

Greece: Travel

Greek National Tourist Organization: This Travel Guide has been designed to give all those, who never had the opportunity to visit the country, a glimpse to the Unique Harmony of Sun, Sea and Culture that is Greece. In the same time it provides all potential visitors with practical information such as country information, information on attractions, activities, accommodation, transportation, agencies and guides and events.

Athens Survival Guide: A free-wheeling guide to the city of Athens and its attractions. By Matt Barrett

Santorini Today: An on-line guide to the island of Santorini, ancient Thera.

Scotland: Archaeology

Prehistoric: An online guide to prehistoric sites around the UK.

Ancient Scotland: A photographic journey through prehistoric Scotland.

Archaeolink: The website of an archaeological park near Aberdeen that has faithful reproductions of prehistoric sites typical of the Grampians down to Roman times.

Historic Scotland: In our web site you will find information on more than 300 properties in our care. You will also find details of Scotland's listed buildings and scheduled ancient monuments. Our education pages provide a resource for schools and information on conservation research.

The Megalithic Portal: The top destination for Megaliths and Prehistory worldwide. World-wide Ancient Site Database, Photos and Prehistoric Archaeology News with geolocation

Neolithic , Bronze Age and Pictish Sites of North East Scotland: A pictorial guide to the major monuments of North-eastern Scotland.

Orkneyjar:. A site devoted to the heritage of the Orkney Islands with excellent descriptions of the various prehistoric and historic monuments. By Sigurd Towrie

Orkney Archaeological Trust: Dedicated to the protection of Orkney's archaeological heritage. Includes on-line journals of the recent excavations of the Neolithic tomb at Crantit and a curious underground structure at Minehowe.

Stone Pages: A photorecord of hundreds of megalithic sites in the British Isles, France and Italy compiled by Paola Arosio and Diego Meozzi.

Scotland: Travel

Scottish Tourist Board: A good general source of tourist information for all of Scotland

Internet Guide to Scotland: An excellent on line guide to tourist information produced by Joanne Mackenzie-Winters.

Highland Park: On the south-eastern outskirts of Kirkwall, Orkney's Highland Park distillery is the most northerly distillery in the world and the home of the renowned Highland Park single malt.

Orknet: the home of Orkney-related information and discussion. Established in February 1996, the Orknet Website features a wealth of material covering a tourist guide, accommodation, hand-crafted Orkney goods and fine food and produce, as well as arts and cultural sections and a thriving bulletin board.

Skye, Lochalsh and Raasay: The official web site for the communities of Skye, Lochalsh, and Raasay in the north west of Scotland.

Scotland: Shopping

Judith Glue: Orkney Knitwear

Sheila Fleet: Sheila makes exquisite jewellery with designs based on Celtic, Norse and Prehistoric motifs.

Orkney Craft Industries Association:

Turkey: Archaeology

Topkapi: A guide to the palace and museum

Çatal Höyük: Information about the on-going excavations of this important prehistoric site.

 

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