An introduction

As is usual when we present our excavation sites, we offer you several levels of approach to the site of Malia. You may choose any one, according to your prior knowledge of the subject, or work your way through them at your leisure.


Tp precede more specific discussions,


Two pages of general introduction:

In more detail

The chapters below will give you a more exact idea of the chronology of the excavations at Malia, as well as of the research programmes that are currently underway.

In the bibliography, you will find the reference works necessary for acquiring a deeper knowledge of the site of Malia.



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Arachthos River
Arachthos River. Varvara Papadopoulou (Ephorate of Antiquities of Arta) reports on the discovery of building and funerary remains discovered during cleaning works conducted at the Arachthos River. In addition to impressive Byzantine period remains on the W parts of the river, this discovery suggests that the boundaries of ancient Amvrakia extended much further away than previously...
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