"The buildings uncovered are of a standard that would not fall short of Jerusalem's [current] architecture."
Left-wing NGOs have already jumped on the story.
Jordan demands that Israel "return jurisdiction" over a part of the Western Wall to the Islamic Waqf.
A small community in northern Israel is home to a winery built in a former Syrian military bunker.
Amit Haklai received an official commendation from the IAA for discovering the artifact and, even more important, for handing it over.
More evidence of ancient Jewish presence in the Land of Israel: 1,700-year-old gravestones uncovered.
Trekkers unable to hike the Israel National Trail no longer need mourn their plight: it's now on Google Street View.
U.S. soldiers prayed in the ancient monastery during their deployment in Iraq.
The fortress was destroyed at least four times by an intense conflagration, and each time it was rebuilt.
The discovery reinforces the theory that agriculture in the Arava goes back thousands of years.
The remains of an ancient monastery, colorful mosaics and a farmstead are uncovered in Rosh Ha'Ayin.
Archaeologists discovered a Byzantine-era marble sculpture of a lamb Thursday morning in excavations at Caesarea port in the Caesarea National Park, Experts suggested that the...
A few months ago, a maintenance worker at a Jerusalem cemetery discovered a suspicious object, concealed in an ancient structure on the grounds.
The surprising discovery supports the belief there used to be a Jewish settlement in the Kursi Beach National Park.
This external evidence further establishes the veracity of the biblical account of the nation of Israel’s empires going back some 3,000 years.
The 2,700-year-old seal of King Hezekiah the "closest thing to the king," says archaeologist.
An 8-year-old Israeli child made a significant archaeological discovery while hiking with his family in the Judean Foothills region, west of Jerusalem.
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.
The seeds found in the prehistoric sites indicate that the human diet consisted mainly of fava beans, lentils, various types of beans and chickpeas, the main ingredient in hummus.
Another beautiful, ancient and detailed mosaic is uncovered in Lod, and ready to be displayed to the public this week.
Ancient Mystery Solved: Hellenistic Citadel that Restricted Jewish Rule in Hasmonean Jerusalem [photos]
A recent discovery has solved one of Jerusalem’s biggest historical mysteries: the location of the Acra, the fortified compound in Jerusalem built by Antiochus Epiphanes, ruler of the Hellenistic Seleucid Empire.
The citadel at the ancient city of Palmyra was struck during multiple air strikes on an ISIS terrorist base by Russian fighter pilots.
A third archaeological treasure at Palmyra in Syria has been destroyed by ISIS: the Arch of Triumph.
A rare 1,500 year old mosaic exposed in the Kiryat Gat industrial park is featured at the park's Sukkot festival.
An extremely rare sarcophagus has been uncovered at a building site in Ashkelon.