Bronze Age Sites

If you’re looking to explore Bronze Age sites and want to find the best places to view Bronze Age history then you can explore our interactive map above or navigate further by using the links below.

There’s a strong selection of Bronze Age sites and you can plan some interesting places to visit on your trips. Once you’ve explored the list of Bronze Age sites and selected those you wish to visit you can use our itinerary planner tool to plan your trip and then print off a free pocket guidebook. This indispensible holiday guide will help you make the most of your time exploring Bronze Age sites and Bronze Age cities.

Our database of Bronze Age historic sites is growing all the time, but we may not cover them all. Remember, if you know of other Bronze Age sites, remains or ruins, you can always add them to Historvius now by visiting our upload page.

Bronze Age: Site Index

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Acre

One of a number of Bronze Age sites continually inhabited up to the present day, Acre is a UNESCO listed city in Israel, later fortified by the Crusaders and the Ottomans.

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Akrotiri

Akrotiri is a beautifully preserved ancient site in Santorini, famed for its incredible frescos and its connection with the Minoans. One of the most interesting Bronze Age sites.

Al-Khor Island

Dilmun way-station for Bronze Age Trade in the Arabian Gulf.

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Babylon

Babylon is one of the most famous cities of the ancient world and today can be found near the town of Al-Hillah in modern-day Iraq.

Carnfree

Carnfree is an extention of the Rathcroghan Archaeological Complex and the Inaugration place of the Kings of Connacht, in Ireland

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Heraklion Archaeological Museum

The Heraklion Archaeological Museum explores the ancient history of Crete including the islands Bronze Age sites and history.

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Hili Archaeological Park

Bronze age settlement, grand tomb, and falaj.

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Jabel Hafit Tombs

5000 year old beehive tombs

Nea Pafos

Nea Pafos is an archaeological site near Paphos Harbour which was inhabited from the Bronze Age and served as the capital of Cyprus from the fourth century BC.

Palaipafos

Palaipafos in Cyprus contains ruins dating back as far as the Late Bronze Age. One of several Bronze Age historical sites on Cyprus.

Qatna Archaeological Park

Qatna Archaeological Park houses the ruins of what was the thriving ancient Mesopotamian city of Qatna. One of many Bronze Age cities you can explore today.

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Rathcroghan

Identified as the traditional location of one of Ireland’s Celtic dynasties, Rathcroghan is an archaeological site in the West of Ireland.

Su Nuraxi di Barumini

Su Nuraxi di Barumini is a pretty UNESCO-listed prehistoric site in Sardinia and one of the island’s many nuraghe. One of many Bronze Age sites to be found around the Mediterranean.

Tanum Rock Carvings

The Tanum Rock Carvings are a collection of hundreds of Bronze Age rock carvings found around the modern town of Tanumshede in Sweden.

Vitlycke Museum

The Vitlycke Museum explores the history of the Bronze Age culture of the region and is a good starting point for exploring the Tanum Rock Carvings.