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Winter 2020 • Vol. 46, No. 5

Step inside King Herod’s palace-fortress at Machaerus, east of the Dead Sea, in the Winter 2020 issue of Biblical Archaeology Review. BAR readers get a […]

BAS Travel/Study Events

May 23 - 29, 2021
Montreat 2021

- Drs. James Tabor, University of North Carolina at Charlotte & April DeConick, Rice University

August 01 - 07, 2021
St. Olaf College Summer Seminar 2021

- Dr. Eric Cline, The George Washington University & Dr. Rachel Hallote, Purchase College, SUNY


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We are in the process of hearing back from the dig directors about their plans for the 2021 dig season. Keep an eye on this space for updates.

Participating on an archaeological excavation is a unique and exciting way to experience history firsthand. For almost four decades, BAS has been connecting volunteers with the opportunity to participate in some of the most exciting archaeological excavations in the Near East. A wide variety of people take part in our featured digs, and individuals of many different ages, backgrounds, and cultures have come together to share the thrill of discovery.

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