Programs and Activities

Lectures

Wednesdays | 19:30 | Free with Museum Admission


 

20.9.17  Rosh Hashanah Eve – No Lecture

 

27.9.17  Galilee from Alexander the Great to King Herod, DrUzi Leibner; Hebrew Univ., (Hebrew)

 

4.10.17 Sukkot Holiday – No Lecture

 

11.10.17  Sukkot Holiday – No Lecture

 

18.10.17   The Stepped Street Excavations - A New Light on the Prefects and the Destruction, Moran Hagbi, Antiquities Authority, (Hebrew)

 

25.10.17  From Gehazi to Jesus: The Foundation of Christianity in the Babylonian Talmud, Dr Amram Tropper, Ben-Gurion Univ, (Hebrew)

 

1.11.17  "A land whose stones are iron, and out of whose hills thou mayest dig brass" and Alabaster? A New Discovery, Prof. Amos Frumkin, Hebrew Univ., (Hebrew)

 

8.11.17  Agrarian Settlements in the Lod Basin During The Hellenist and Roman Eras, Yehiel Zelinger, Antiquities Authority, (Hebrew)

 

15/11/17 – The Riddle of the Akra and New Discoveries from the City of David
Ayala Zilberstein, Tel-Aviv Univ., (Hebrew)                                                                 

 

22.11.17 – The Hills of Modiin in the Hellenistic and Hasmonean Period in Light of Recent Archaeological Excavations, Avraham Tendler, Antiquities Authority, (Hebrew)   

 

29.11.17  Ancient Caves, Tunnels and Scrolls - New Discoveries from the Judean Desert, Dr. Oren Gutfeld, Hebrew Univ., (Hebrew)

 

6.12.17  New Discoveries from The Fourth Expedition to Lachish, Prof. Yosef Garfinkel, Hebrew Univ., (Hebrew)

 

13.12.17  Hanukkah – No Lecture


20.12.17 – Back to Qumran: Ten Years of Excavation at Qumran, Dr. Yitzhak Magen, IAA, (Hebrew)  

 

27.12.17– Life and Not Death: Renewed Excavations at Beit She'arim, Dr. Adi Erlich, Haifa Univ., (Hebrew)


*All programs subject to change.