Interesting Archaeological Finds
The most well known site in Polish archaeology is the fortified Bronze and early Iron Age settlement built between
750 and 400 BC near Biskupin, in the north-west of Poland. Biskupin was and is often referred to as the "Polish Pompeii".
Partially reconstructed Biskupin
The oldest trace of humans in Poland is being researched at Winnej Góry. The Municipality of Trzebnica is leading efforts
to exploit the archaeological site discovery in the coming years creating a new regional attraction for locals, tourists
and visitors to the city visitors.
Recently, archaeologists made a surprising find in Suprasl, near Bialystok in north-east Poland.
The so-called Bell Beaker culture in the Podlaskie region dates back several thousand years.
5,000 year old Bronze bracelet
A bronze bracelet from the 3rd century BC has been discovered in Pakoszówka near Sanok. This jewelry is one of the
most valuable objects associated with the Celts discovered in the region.
The remains of a bracelet found at Sanok
Gold items preliminarily dated to 1600-400 BC have been discovered by a farmer near Jasło in the Subcarpathia. 2000 years
before Christ the area was inhabited by people of the Pleszów group of the Mierzanowice culture, which lived under
strong Transcarpathian influence.
Bracelet found at Jasło