23rd Annual Bible and Archaeology Fest

November 20 - 22, 2020
Boston, Massachusetts

- With over 20 renowned scholars

The Biblical Archaeology Society is delighted to host its 23rd annual Bible and Archaeology Fest program in the historic city of Boston, MA. This weekend will feature twenty top scholars and archaeologists, giving enlightening talks. They will share discoveries and what is exciting them in the field of biblical archaeology. An annual favorite is the banquet and keynote talk. Make your plans to join us for the annual flagship event of the Biblical Archaeology Society.


Eric Cline

The George Washington University

Plenary Speaker

Kara Cooney



William Schniedewind



Jennie Ebeling

University of Evansville in Indiana

Bart Erhman

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Mark Goodacre

Duke University

Maxine Grossman

University of Maryland

Roger Nam

Portland Seminary/George Fox University

Cynthia Shafer-Elliott

William Jessup University

James Tabor

University of North Carolina at Charlotte

Ben Witherington III

Asbury Theological Seminary

More to come


Accommodation Information:

Renaissance Boston Waterfront Hotel
606 Congress St
Boston, MA 02210


  • Deposit of $100 (payable by check, money order, VISA, MasterCard, American Express or Discover) is required with registration form.
  • Early Bird: $595/per person
  • Regular: $695/per person
  • Full payment is due by October 23, 2020.
  • Pricing Includes all lectures, breakfast, break refreshments and the Saturday night banquet. Does not include hotel accommodation, dinners (except Saturday evening), lunches, and items of a strictly personal nature such as alcohol, spa services, etc.
  • * Hotel is not included in program price and must be booked separately.*
  • Received By Date Refund Amount
  • Sept. 1, 2020 Full amount
  • Sept. 2-Nov. 2, 2020 Full less $100 administrative fee
  • After Nov. 2, 2020 No refund


If you are unable to fill out the electronic registration form, please contact the Travel/Study department at 1-800-221-4644 ext. 216.

To pay off your balance, click here.


For more information contact:

Alicia Bregon
202-364-3300 ext 216
Email: [email protected]
Biblical Archaeology Society
4710 41st Street, NW
Washington, DC 20016