Ground broken for archeological center(Heads-up, Eibert Tigchelaar.)
By ETGAR LEFKOVITS (Jerusalem Post)
A new state-of-the-art Israeli archaeological center that will house nearly a million archaeological objects and artifacts uncovered in the Holy Land - including thousands of Dead Sea Scrolls - is being built in Jerusalem, the Israel Antiquities Authority announced Sunday.
The multi-million dollar 'National Campus for the Archaeology of Israel' is being constructed opposite the Knesset between the Israel Museum and the Bible Lands Museum, with all the funding for the center provided by philanthropists.
Monday, October 16, 2006
A NEW ARCHAEOLOGICAL CENTER IN JERUSALEM: