Among all the archaeological resources of the Republic of Macedonia, suitable for the development of local communities in areas of culture, archeology and tourism, most of them belonging to the ancient cities and fortresses.
Macedonia holds over 1000 ancient cities andfortresses. They date from the Bronze Age, Iron Epoch, Antiquity and Middle Ages.
Each municipal community, has an average of 10 to 50 and more cities and ancient fortresses.
Each region has at least one to two ancient civilization centers.
These centers are favorites of local communities before any other archaeological sites. They are best suited to invest in them.
It is necessary to discover, conserve or restore and used in community development.