Structure and Organization
The researches at Akrai are carried out since 2009 by the University of Warsaw, Poland in cooperation with Parco Archeologico di Eloro e della Villa del Tellaro e delle Aree Archeologiche di Noto e dei Comuni Limitrofi, Italy. It is international, Italian-Polish project.
Since 2011 the project is lead by the University of Warsaw, Poland and Soprintendenza dei Beni Culturali e Ambientali di Siracusa.
The studies and fieldworks are once per year, but we are working whole time with the finds and documentations.
This team, which explores the ancient town in Akrai, includes experts for archaeology, remote detection, geophysics, conservation as well as photography and drawings.
The excavations in 2011 - 2012 have been possible thanks to the grant of National Science Centre (N N109 104940), as well as grant of Ministry of Science and Higher Education (SPUB 2015), both directed by Dr Roksana Chowaniec.
The new grant of National Science Centre, Roman house in Greek Akrai (Sicily) (2011/03/B/HS3/00567) has been accepted.
dr Roksana Chowaniec
Institute of Archaeology
University of Warsaw
Krakowskie Przedmiescie 26/28
PL 00-927 Warszawa
tel. +48 22 5522827
fax.+48 22 5522801