archaeology heritage

Honorary Citizenship for Renowned Archaeologist

Professor Joan Breton Connelly is being honored with honorary citizenship in Paphos for her 50year dedication to archaeological research and excavation, particularly on Yeronisos island. Her work has greatly enriched the understanding of the region’s history and its cultural heritage, earning her widespread recognition and numerous academic accolades. The ceremony will celebrate her remarkable contributions, shedding light on the past civilizations that have shaped the presentday cultural landscape of Paphos.