Archaeological finds from Raqqa, exhibited in the Damascus National Museum

Archaeological finds from Raqqa, exhibited in the Damascus National Museum

Excavation at Tall al-Biʿa, Ancient city of Tuttul

Excavation at Tall al-Biʿa, Ancient city of Tuttul

Busra, Hammam Manjak, the fountain of the cold section (barrani)

Busra, Hammam Manjak, the fountain of the cold section (barrani)

Salkhad - historical pond (birket)

Salkhad – historical pond (birket)

Salkhad - The Ayyubid minaret

Salkhad – The Ayyubid minaret

Salkhad - The Ayyubid minaret

Salkhad – The Ayyubid minaret

Muzayrib - Ancient mill

Muzayrib – Ancient mill

Muzayrib - Ruins of an historical bridge

Muzayrib – Ruins of an historical bridge

Muzayrib - Ancient mill

Muzayrib – Ancient mill

Muzayrib - Ancient mill

Muzayrib – Ancient mill

Wadi az-Zaydi, Ancient bridge

Wadi az-Zaydi, Ancient bridge

Jamrin - The ancient bridge over Wadi az-Zaydi

Jamrin – The ancient bridge over Wadi az-Zaydi

Jamrin - The ancient bridge over Wadi az-Zaydi

Jamrin – The ancient bridge over Wadi az-Zaydi

Qanawat - Roman nympheum

Qanawat – Roman nympheum

Qanawat -Roman nympheum

Qanawat -Roman nympheum

Qanawat -Roman nympheum

Qanawat -Roman nympheum

Muzayrib - millstone within an ancient watermill

Muzayrib – millstone within an ancient watermill

Tall al-Bi'a, Excavation at Dayr Zakka (monastery)

Tall al-Bi’a, Excavation at Dayr Zakka (monastery)

Busra, Hammam Manjak, Restoration works

Busra, Hammam Manjak, Restoration works

Busra - Hammam Manjak - bathing niches in the hot section (Juwwani)

Busra – Hammam Manjak – bathing niches in the hot section (Juwwani)

Busra, Hammam Manjak, Restoration works

Busra, Hammam Manjak, Restoration works

Busra, Hammam Manjak, exterior view

Busra, Hammam Manjak, exterior view

Khan Dannun - Courtyard

Khan Dannun – Courtyard

Busra - Southern Roman Bath (al-Hammam ar-Rumani al-Janubi)

Busra – Southern Roman Bath (al-Hammam ar-Rumani al-Janubi)

Busra - Southern Roman Bath (al-Hammam ar-Rumani al-Janubi)

Busra – Southern Roman Bath (al-Hammam ar-Rumani al-Janubi)

Izraʿ, al-Jamiʿ (Mosque) al-ʿUmari - the courtyard

Izraʿ, al-Jamiʿ (Mosque) al-ʿUmari – the courtyard

Busra - Southern Roman Bath (al-Hammam ar-Rumani al-Janubi)

Busra – Southern Roman Bath (al-Hammam ar-Rumani al-Janubi)

Busra - Birkat (pool) al-Hajj

Busra – Birkat (pool) al-Hajj

Izraʿ - Kanisat (church) Mar Jirjis - section of the facade and the dome

Izraʿ – Kanisat (church) Mar Jirjis – section of the facade and the dome

Izraʿ - Kanisat (chrurch) Mar Jirjis - plan

Izraʿ – Kanisat (chrurch) Mar Jirjis – plan