Unexcavated Ancient Synagogues

Aasaliya

Aasaliya

Golan

Late Roman and/or Byzantnine

Inside nature reserve. Permission required to visit site.

Akhmadiyye

Akhmadiyye

Golan

Late Roman and/or Byzantnine

Inside active military firing zone.

Alma

Alma

Upper Galilee

Late Roman and/or Byzantnine

Part of inscription in modern synagogue of Alma.

Aphek

Aphek

Golan

Late Roman and/or Byzantnine

The site is open to the public. The pillar with a Menorah is in the Golan Archaeological Museum in Qasrin. Some of the decorated pillars from the ark (?) are in Moshav Nov. Other finds are on display in Kibbutz Afik.

Ashdod

Ashdod

Coastal Plain

Late Roman and/or Byzantnine

Exact area of discovery unknown. The chancel can be viewed at the Museum of Cultural History in Oslo.

Ashqelon

Ashqelon

Coastal Plain

Late Roman and/or Byzantnine

For the current location of the different inscriptions see CIIP III.

Batra

Batra

Golan

Late Roman and/or Byzantnine

Open to the public

Beth Guvrin

Beth Guvrin

Judea

Late Roman and/or Byzantnine

Nothing visible at the site from the synagogue

Beth Netofah

Beth Netofah

Lower Galilee

Late Roman and/or Byzantnine

The archaeological remains have been destroyed.

Bnot Yaakov

Bnot Yaakov

Golan

Late Roman and/or Byzantnine

No entrance. Inside an active minefield.

Dabura

Dabura

Golan

Late Roman and/or Byzantnine

Open to public, inside nature reserve, free entrance. Most of the architectural fragments and inscriptions are in the Golan Archaeological Museum in Qasrin

Dalton

Dalton

Upper Galilee

Late Roman and/or Byzantnine

Nothing to see at site. Conch gable is at the archaeological garden of the President of Israel residence in Jerusalem.

Dana

Dana

Lower Galilee

Late Roman and/or Byzantnine

Accessible.

Dardara

Dardara

Golan

Late Roman and/or Byzantnine

Open to public.

Duheisha

Duheisha

Judea

Late Roman and/or Byzantnine

Nothing visible at the site

Dura

Dura

Golan

Late Roman and/or Byzantnine

No entrance. Inside minefield.

e-Rafid

e-Rafid

Golan

Late Roman and/or Byzantnine

Accessible. Many finds relocated to the Golan Archaeological Museum in Qatsrin.

Eilut

Eilut

Lower Galilee

Late Roman and/or Byzantnine

Unknown

Fahma

Fahma

Samaria

Late Roman and/or Byzantnine

Unknown

Firam

Firam

Upper Galilee

Late Roman and/or Byzantnine

Nothing to see at the site