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Sana'a Branch of the Orient Department

POB 2562
Sana'a

The Sana'a Branch arose from the Yemen Expedition of the German Archaeological Institute in 1978, and since 1996 has been a part of the newly-formed Orient Department. Its work covers archaeological, architectural, philological and art history research in Southwest Arabia up to and including the Islamic times. Research focuses on the themes 'The roots of ancient South Arabian civilization', 'Urban development in South Arabian Antiquity', 'Ancient technologies' and 'Pre-Islamic sacral architecture'.

Publications

»Archäogische Berichte aus dem Yemen«, (Archaeological Reports from Yemen) has appeared in irregular intervals since 1982.

Further Information

Τηλέφωνο

967-1-287175 967-1-287177

Τηλεομοιοτυπία
967-1-485213
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  • Πέμ, 03/20/2014 - 10:00 - Σάβ, 09/20/2014 - 15:00

    Ausstellung / Exposición Blick Mira!

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  • Σάβ, 05/10/2014 - 13:05 - Κυρ, 11/30/2014 - 15:05

    Das Erbe Karls des Großen 814-2014

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  • Τρί, 09/09/2014 - 06:00 - Κυρ, 09/14/2014 - 15:00

    From a dusty dig to the dusty shelves

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  • Τρί, 09/09/2014 - 07:00 - Παρ, 09/12/2014 - 16:00

    9th Symposium of the International Study Group on Music Archaeology

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  • Τρί, 09/09/2014 - 06:00 - Κυρ, 09/14/2014 - 15:00

    From a dusty dig to the dusty shelves

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  • Τρί, 09/09/2014 - 07:00 - Παρ, 09/12/2014 - 16:00

    9th Symposium of the International Study Group on Music Archaeology

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  • Τρί, 09/09/2014 - 06:00 - Κυρ, 09/14/2014 - 15:00

    From a dusty dig to the dusty shelves

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    9th Symposium of the International Study Group on Music Archaeology

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    From a dusty dig to the dusty shelves

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    9th Symposium of the International Study Group on Music Archaeology

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Recent projects

  • 07.08.2011

    Sabäische Sakralarchitektur: Gestalt, Ausstattung und Kultpraktiken more

  • 04.07.2011

    Südliches jemenitisches Hochland: Forschungen zur Genese der himyarischen Kultur more

  • 03.07.2011

    Marib Oase, Wasserwirtschaft more

Recent publications

  • 28.07.2014

    Epigraphische Forschungen auf der Arabischen Halbinsel more

  • 03.06.2014

    Zeitschrift für Orient-Archäologie more

  • 19.07.2011

    Hefte zur Kulturgeschichte des Jemen (HKJ) more

Recent press releases

  • 31.05.2011

    Bundeskanzler Gerhard Schröder im Jemen

    Am 2. und 3. März besuchte Bundeskanzler Gerhard Schröder im Rahmen seiner siebentägigen Arabien-Reise den Jemen. Neben politischen und wirtschaftlichen Themen stand während seines Aufenthaltes die Kultur des Landes im Vordergrund.

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Contact

The German Archaeological Institute (DAI) is a »scientific corporation« of the Federal Institution under the auspices of the Foreign Office. The staff of the Institute carries out research in the area of archaeology and in related fields and maintains relations with international scholars.
Furthermore, it organizes congresses, colloquia and tours, and informs the public through the media about its work.  

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