Registration is now open for the LIMES Congress XXV

Registration is now open, see you in Nijmegen! Registration is now open for the LIMES Congress XXV. This seven-day event will take place from 21-27 August at the Lindenberg in Nijmegen, the Netherlands. Included in the congress program are two days of field excursions to numerous sites in the Netherlands and Germany. On top of […]

The LIMES Added to the UNESCO’s World Heritage List

On July 27, UNESCO’s World Heritage Committee has released a new list of unique places in the world. This year they placed the Lower Rhine Limes and the Danube Limes on the World Heritage List. The Lower Rhine Limes Following the left bank of the Lower Rhine River for approximately 400 km from the Rhenish […]

Don’t miss out this summer!

The LIMES Congress XXV Scientific Committee is pleased to invite you for “The Road to LIMES Congress 2022, a Preview…”. Register today for this online free event. Date: Thursday, 26th of August Time: 14.00- 16.30 (CEST, Amsterdam) Where: Online Registration for this free online event is mandatory. You can register yourself through this link.  

The Dutch Roman Limes Journaal

6 April 2021 The Limes Journaal of Spring 2021. The Dutch Roman Limes Journaal. News about the Roman Dutch Limes is brought to you by the Limes Journaal. The Limes Journaal invites the fans to visit this future World Heritage. In this edition The last steps toward UNESCO-World Heritage-status Romans cleaned up before leaving castra […]

The Dutch Roman Limes Journaal

3 December 2020 The Dutch Roman Limes Journaal. News about the Roman Dutch Limes is brought to you by the Limes Journaal and invite the fans to visit this future World Heritage In this edition: 1 Second military encampment north of the limes discovered 2 Limes historian / cook Claudia passed away 3 Museumpark Archeon […]

A Roman camp or not? How our archaeologists found the answer

Archaeologists from Leiden University find what is clearly an earth wall and ditch structure in the woods near Ermelo. They suspect it may be the remains of a Roman military camp, but as yet have no conclusive evidence. Will they be able to solve the puzzle? For more information: www.universiteitleiden.nl/en/news/2020/09/a-roman-camp-or-not-how-our-archaeologists-found-the-answer

New Dates 21-27 August 2022

Due to the current ongoing situation with the spread of the COVID-19 virus, The LIMES Congress XXV organization has elected to postpone the LIMES XXV Congress, planned to be held on 22-28 August 2021 in Nijmegen, the Netherlands. The congress will now be held on 21-27 August 2022. The congress venue will remain the Lindenberg […]

The Dutch Roman Limes Journaal

3 September 2020 News about the Roman Dutch Limes is brought to you by the Limes Journaal and invite the fans to visit this future World Heritage In this edition: 1 New evidents for Roman aquaducts in Nijmegen 2 Diaries of world’s first professor archaeology Caspar Reuvens translated by volunteers 3 Limes takes center stage […]

Call for Papers available!

The Call for Papers is available. The LIMES Congress XXV Scientific Committee is pleased to invite you to submit paper proposals that will present new discoveries and ideas in the field of Roman Frontier Studies. Deadline Paper Submission: 1st of September 2021.

Giant Roman Mask placed in Nijmegen

A giant Roman mask of 6 at 5.5 meters gives a striking view over the river Waal. It is a 2000 kilo replica of a silver plated Roman facemask from the Valkhof Museum in Nijmegen. Artist Andreas Hetfeld won a competition in 2017 with his idea for a replica of the mask. Not only is […]