|2019 EXCAVATION||SEASON 4|
The 2019 excavation schedule is represented by two 2-week sessions. Session 1 is scheduled from June 14-28 and Session 2 is scheduled from June 28-July 12. The time spent at the excavation will be supplemented by guest lectures and local field trips. Students and non-students are welcome to join us for this unique opportunity. Academic credit is available for active students.
Below are some media reports.
NBC Today Show: https://www.today.com/video/lost-city-where-saint-peter-lived-may-have-been-unearthed-in-israel-1021542979549
Jerusalem Post: http://www.jpost.com/Israel-News/New-evidence-of-Lost-City-of-Julias-unearthed-near-Sea-of-Galilee-501701
National Geographic: http://news.nationalgeographic.com/2017/08/jesus-bible-apostles-bethsaida-israel-archaeology/
Daily Mail: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-4768416/Birthplace-Apostle-Peter-Israel-archaeologist.html
Haaretz: Lioness: https://www.haaretz.com/archaeology/MAGAZINE-1-500-year-old-perfect-lioness-carving-discovered-in-israel-1.5467335
See also the El-Araj Excavation Project website at: https://www.elarajexcavations.com/
See also the daily blogs posted by Dr. Steve Notley at: https://www.facebook.com/elarajexcavations
Below is Area A of the excavation with staff and volunteers at the end of the 2018 season.