What happened on January 18th in the year 749CE? The ancient Greek city of Hippos-Sussita was destroyed by a violent earthquake after almost 1,000 years of vibrant civilization.
The Hecht Museum at the University Of Haifa will be holding an opening for the new exhibition "Before the Earth Shook" on Hippos-Sussita (established by the Seleucids in 200 BC on the east shore of the Sea of Galilee) on Thursday, December 7, 2017 at 16:00.
The Department of Archaeology at the Univ
What have the latest archaeological excavations in Israel revealed? On Thursday, Oct. 26th at 16:00 in Gillman 223 you can get the latest news from Tel Aviv University archaeologists - including the exciting Masada Expedition and the most recent Kiriath-Jearim Expedition with renown Tel Aviv University archaeologist Israel Finkelstein. Lectures are in Hebrew, but hopefully they will soon be joining us at IWC Archaeology for an English rendition! #Israel #Archaeology #Excavati