The remains of an ancient monastery, colorful mosaics and a farmstead are uncovered in Rosh Ha'Ayin.
Rare burial complex may throw new light on life in Tiberias in the Roman period, 2,000 years ago.
"Even we veteran excavators were extremely excited because it’s not every day that one uncovers such rare artifacts as these, and in such a fine state of preservation.”
Jordan demands that Israel "return jurisdiction" over a part of the Western Wall to the Islamic Waqf.
An uncovered broken clay pitcher embedded in a layer of reddish ashes completes the story of the devastation of Shiloh.
The General Authority for Antiquities and Heritage in Iraq has filed a lawsuit against the Oil Projects Committee in an attempt to prevent the construction of the pipeline, which would pass through the wall of the 1,400 year old castle known as the Babil Fortress.
UNESCO and the PA now want to erase Israel's connection to Hebron and the Tomb of the Patriarchs.
The BBC strikes again. Known for its bias against Israel, it said that a documentary claiming that man “Palestinians” of today actually are descendants of Jews did “not fit editorially.” How true.
Israel's new government has approved a five-year plan to upgrade and develop the area around the Western Wall.
The manager of the excavation says the stone is a “rare and very special discovery” since only about ten similar slabs from this period have been found.
According to the finds, the site remained abandoned for years and resettled in the Byzantine period, by a Christian population.
Fascinating evidence of breaking through Jerusalem’s Third Wall at the end of the Second Temple period was discovered in an excavation where the new Bezalel campus will be built.
The PA told UNESCO that the Dead Sea Scrolls are part of THEIR heritage!
A large merchant ship carrying a cargo of metal slated for recycling encountered a storm at the entrance to the harbor and drifted until it smashed into the seawall and the rocks.
Haifa University's Prof. Ruth Shahak-Gross says Savannah shepherds were not harmful to the ecosystem, and instead enriched and diversified the ecosystem.
The Carmel Caves in northern Israel were recognized by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) as a heritage site in a...
A rare and impressive array of ritual baths and underground systems used by rebels during the Bar Kokhba Revolt.
The Siebenberg House Museum in Jerusalem’s Old City Reopens to Public.
The largest archaeological garden ever established in the State of Israel was inaugurated Monday at Camp Rabin, in the IDF Kirya Base in Tel Aviv.
Three Israeli Caving Club hikers found the cache in a stalactite cave in northern Israel.
Alex was probably a senior government official, who suffered from osteoporosis and receding gums and missing teeth.
The coin bears on one side a vine leaf and the statement 'Freedom of Zion.' On the opposite side it bears a standing cup and the statement 'Second year of the great rebellion' – the year 67 CE.
More evidence of ancient Jewish presence in the Land of Israel: 1,700-year-old gravestones uncovered.
The Hanukkah commandment is to light the candles at the front door, or in a window overlooking the street, so they may be seen by passersby, as an announcement of the miracle.
Dr. Irit Ziffer identified a pendant with an eight-pointed star as representing both Ishtar, the Mesopotamian East Semitic goddess of fertility, love, war, sex and power, as well as the Chinese moon god of the Akkadian culture.