Ephorate of Antiquities of Florina

The Ephorate of Antiquities of Florina is a regional Service of the Greek Ministry of Culture and Sports. The Ephorate is authorized to collaborate with the Central Directorates of the Ministry and implements works included in the annual Action Plans.

The Ephorate’s personnel is authorized to conduct systematic and rescue excavations, to implement studies and other archaeological works, to organize permanent and periodic exhibitions, to supervise the operation of archaeological sitesand museums according to the local needs.

The Ephorate of Antiquities of Florina is responsible for the preservation and protection of the prehistoric, classical, byzantine and post-byzantine antiquities of Florina Regional Unit, their documentation, conservation and presentation, the exhibition of the finds in Museums, the implementation  of archaeological studies and works, the restoration, rehabilitation, reconstruction and promotion of monuments and archaeological sites, the scientific study and publication of archaeological data and the management of monuments, archaeological sites, Museums and Collections.

More specifically, the Ephorate: