Archivo Mensual: February 2013

“Cueva Negra” in the Archaeological museum Enrique Escudero de Castro in Cartagena.

1_tarjetonpresentacioncartagenaThe animated documentary “Cueva Negra”, produced by the murcian “Integra” foundation, was presented last Thursday February the 21st, 2013 in the municipal archaeological museum of Cartagena.


“Cueva Negra del Estrecho del Río Quipar” is a very important paleoanthropological site found in Caravaca de la Cruz.


The documentary takes the spectator to a period close to one million years ago in the area around the river Quipar gorge. It recreates the environtment and the human inhabitants that dwelled in the area.


Cartagena210213-1Following the documentary, Mariano López Martínez (archeologist and codirector of the excavations at Cueva Negra) led a colloquium where Antonio López Jiménez (biologist) and Ignacio Martín Lerma (archaeologist) introduced the main aspects of the investigations around Cueva Negra.