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


After a general overview of the site and its history, five topics are offered for a more detailed discovery, aimed at all audiences, of the site of Delos.

General introduction:

Specific topics:

Accompanying information:
a chronology of Delos and a series of maps are available.


In more detail

The chapters below will give you a more exact idea of the chronology of the excavations at Delos, 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 Delos.



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Koutroulou Magoula-6510
Koutroulou Magoula. Nina Kyparissi-Apostolika (Director Emerita, EPSNE) and Yannis Hamilakis (Brown/BSA) report on the third year of a second five-year programme of collaborative work at this Middle Neolithic site in Thessaly with the aims of refining our understanding of intra-site organisation, including indoor and outdoor spaces, and of the extent and nature of human involvement from the Neolithic to the present. In 2017 excavation not only continued on the top of the tell, but also extended to the slope and surrounding ditches revealed by earlier geophysical survey (Fig. 1). Excavation in Z2 (7x6 m) (Fig 2) confirmed this as an area of rich building and other activity in the Neolithic, which at different times included roofed and open spaces of various natures, as well as features s
A collaborative project with the BSA.