The house, which is made up of simple mortar and stone walls that was cut into a rocky hillside, was first discovered in the 1880s by nuns at the Sisters of Nazareth convent.
The largest hoard of gold coins ever discovered in Israel was found in recent weeks on the seabed in the ancient port of Caesarea.
The discovery of 1,500 year-old grape seeds may explain why the wine of the Negev so renowned in the Byzantine Empire.
Until now we had been unable to tell the complete story of the Babylon Exile and to understand what actually happened to all the Jewish refugees once they were forced out of Judah.
Archaeologists and scientists have found remains of what may have been an ancient Leviathan in the Arava Valley, not far from the Dead Sea.
Two rare 150-year-old tokens issued by a kosher restaurant from the U.S. civil war period are to be shown this week in Jerusalem.
The damage to the mask is irreversible, both from the epoxy, and from the scratches from trying to get the extra glue off.
The tomb of a previously unknown Egyptian queen has been discovered at Abu Sir.
Once again, Hamas has produced a bunch of dung about Israel's activities on -- and under -- the Temple Mount. Do Arabs really believe it?
The question now is this definite proof that Jews lived in the ancient settlement near Carmel?
Excavations also turned up hidden tunnels dug by Jewish rebels in the period of the Bar Kokhba Revolt.
“This is the earliest evidence of the use of olive oil in the country, and perhaps the entire Mediterranean basin."
The ‘homely’ ancient rock, discovered in 1993, adds evidence of King David’s existence.
An impressive 2,800 year old farm house, which comprised twenty-three rooms, was uncovered in recent weeks during archaeological excavations the Israel Antiquities Authority is carrying out in Rosh Ha-‘Ayin.
If fire indeed was invented in Israel, will the Boycott Israel movement stop lighting matches?
Both the town and the tower were destroyed in a violent fashion. A layer of ash shows they were burnt.
"In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth." (Genesis 1:1)
Remains of Herod's Jerusalem castle have been excavated and opened to the public.
A 2,000 year old stone fragment bearing an official Latin inscription dedicated to the Roman Emperor Hadrian is found in Jerusalem.
Israeli archaeologists have uncovered a curious double tale of an ancient ritual pool and two Australian soldiers during WWII.
The exhibition includes the largest gold medallion with Judaic symbols known in existence.
The exact location is secret because of safety concerns. How long before the PA claims it is theirs?
The location of the gas chambers at the notorious Sobibor death camp has been revealed, Yad Vashem announced Wednesday.
The archeological treasures in the Rockefeller Museum of Jerusalem can now be accessed online.
One advantage of erosion of stones at the Kotel is more cracks for people to place prayer notes.