Gamla

Tel es Salām

 Jewish

Geographic Details

Golan

32.902494     35.740705     Open the map in a new window

More Geographic Info: www.latlong.net/c/?lat=32.902494&long=35.740705

Archaeological Evidences

Early Roman

Shmarya Gutmann, Danny Syon and Zvi Yavor (1976-1989), Danny Syon and Zvi Yavor (1997-2000)

Structure with benches

Inside a nature reserve, entrance fee 28₪ per adult, 14₪ per child, 24₪ per student

Selected Bibliography
  1. Milshtein, F. "A Graphic Reconstruction of the Gamla Synagogue" in Gamla II; The Architecture. The Shmaria Gutmann Excavations; 1976-1989. ed. D. Syon and Z. Yavor, IAA Reports; No. 44, Jerusalem, 2010: 189-191.
  2. Spigel, C.S. Ancient Synagogue Seating Capacities. Tubingen, 2012: 75-90.
  3. Hachlili, R. Ancient Synagogues - Archaeology and Art: New Discoveries and Current Research. Leiden and Boston, 2013: 26-28.
  4. Peleg -Barkat, O. "Architectural Decoration" in Gamla II; The Architecture. The Shmaria Gutmann Excavations; 1976-1989. ed. D. Syon and Z. Yavor, IAA Reports; No. 44, Jerusalem, 2010: 159-174.
  5. Maoz, Z.U. "Four notes on the excavations at Gamala" in Tel Aviv. 39; 2, 2012: 230-237.
  6. Yavor, Z. "The Synagogue and Miqveh Complex" in Gamla II; The Architecture. The Shmaria Gutmann Excavations; 1976-1989. ed. D. Syon and Z. Yavor, IAA Reports; No. 44, Jerusalem, 2010: 40-61.
  7. Gutman, S. "The Synagogue at Gamla" in Ancient Synagogues Revealed. ed. L.I. Levine, Jerusalem, 1981: 30-34.
  8. Maoz, Z.U. "The Synagogue of Gamla and the Typology of Second-Temple Synagogues" in Ancient Synagogues Revealed. ed. L.I. Levine, Jerusalem, 1981: 35-41.
Photos, Plans and Links

Aerial photo, courtesy of Abraham Graicer all rights reserved for Abraham Graicer © <i> synagogues.kinneret.ac.il </i>

Aerial photo, courtesy of Abraham Graicer all rights reserved for Abraham Graicer

Gamla Synagogue. Gilead Peli all rights reserved © <i> synagogues.kinneret.ac.il </i>

Gamla Synagogue. Gilead Peli all rights reserved

Gamla Synagogue. Gilead Peli all rights reserved © <i> synagogues.kinneret.ac.il </i>

Gamla Synagogue. Gilead Peli all rights reserved

Plan of eastern quarter Yavor 2010: 40, courtesy of the Israel Antiquities Authority © <i> synagogues.kinneret.ac.il </i>

Plan of eastern quarter Yavor 2010: 40, courtesy of the Israel Antiquities Authority

Yavor 2010: 42, courtesy of the Israel Antiquities Authority © <i> synagogues.kinneret.ac.il </i>

Yavor 2010: 42, courtesy of the Israel Antiquities Authority

 Reconstrution Yavor 2010: 50, courtesy of the Israel Antiquities Authority © <i> synagogues.kinneret.ac.il </i>

Reconstrution Yavor 2010: 50, courtesy of the Israel Antiquities Authority

Section Yavor 2010: 50, courtesy of the Israel Antiquities Authority © <i> synagogues.kinneret.ac.il </i>

Section Yavor 2010: 50, courtesy of the Israel Antiquities Authority

Netzer reconstruction Yavor 2010: 51, courtesy of the Israel Antiquities Authority © <i> synagogues.kinneret.ac.il </i>

Netzer reconstruction Yavor 2010: 51, courtesy of the Israel Antiquities Authority