Baram

Bar'am

Geographic Details

Upper Galilee

33.04405088582141     35.414278507232666     Open the map in a new window

More Geographic Info: www.latlong.net/c/?lat=33.04405088582141&long=35.414278507232666

Archaeological Evidences

Late Roman and/or Byzantnine

Heinrich Kohl and Carl Watzinger (1905); Mordechai Aviam (1998)

Complete southern facade, coins below floor.

Naveh (1978:20-21)

National park, entrance fee

Selected Bibliography
  1. Aviam, M. "The Ancient Synagogues at Bar’am" in Judaism in Late Antiquity. Where we Stand: Issues and Debates in Ancient Judaism. The Special Problem of the Synagogues. ed. A. J. Avery-Peck and J. Neusner, part 3 volume 4, Leiden, Brill, 2001: 155-173.
  2. Kohl, H. and Watzinger, C. Antike Synagogen in Galilaea. Leipzig, 1916: 89-100.
  3. Syon, D. "The Bar'am Synagogues: Numismatic Appendix" Michmanim 20, 2007: 43-44, (Hebrew).
Photos, Plans and Links

General view from the east -Gilead Peli all rights reserved © <i> synagogues.kinneret.ac.il </i>

General view from the east -Gilead Peli all rights reserved

Central lintel - Gilead Peli all rights reserved © <i> synagogues.kinneret.ac.il </i>

Central lintel - Gilead Peli all rights reserved

General view looking North - Gilead Peli all rights reserved © <i> synagogues.kinneret.ac.il </i>

General view looking North - Gilead Peli all rights reserved

Kohl and Watzinger 1916: Tafel XII © <i> synagogues.kinneret.ac.il </i>

Kohl and Watzinger 1916: Tafel XII

Reconstruction, Kohl and Watzinger 1916: 97 © <i> synagogues.kinneret.ac.il </i>

Reconstruction, Kohl and Watzinger 1916: 97

Reconstruction, Kohl and Watzinger 1916: 100 © <i> synagogues.kinneret.ac.il </i>

Reconstruction, Kohl and Watzinger 1916: 100

Excavation plan. Aviam 2002  © <i> synagogues.kinneret.ac.il </i>

Excavation plan. Aviam 2002

Avi Yonah and Yevin 1955: 223 © <i> synagogues.kinneret.ac.il </i>

Avi Yonah and Yevin 1955: 223

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