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A 7000-year-old message – interview with the curator


The Aquincum Museum’s new exhibition introduces visitors to the Neolithic past of the Hungarian capital. At the exhibition we can learn about the people of this distant age, their daily lives, surroundings, and thoughts. Interview with the curator, archaeologist Dr Zsuzsanna M. Virág.


Aquincum traffic jam blog (#12)


The Civil Town’s southern cemetery

Laser cleaning of a Mithras shrine wall painting fragment


We had a highly contaminated fragment of a wall painting found in the Mithras shrine at the Aquincum legionary fortress in 1979 cleaned using a laser. The laser cleaning procedure was carried out by stone sculptor-conservator Dr Ivett Kisapáti (Carter & Carter Ltd., www.carterart.hu).


Forty-centimetre-thick time capsule from the Middle Bronze Age


The remains of a dozen archaeological periods have been identified at the site of the former Óbuda Buszesz distillery. The scientific analysis of the freshly unearthed remains of a house gives us an insight into previously unknown dimensions of Bronze Age life. Report by the excavation’s lead archaeologist, Gábor Szilas.


The people of dragons and birds – interview with the curator


The temporary exhibition of the Budapest History Museum’s Aquincum Museum presents the most exciting finds from the cemetery at the northern tip of Csepel Island used by the Celts for over two hundred years. Interview with the curator, archaeologist Attila M. Horváth.