Geographic Details

Upper Galilee

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Archaeological Evidences

Late Roman and/or Byzantnine

Heinrich Kohl and Carl Watzinger (1905), Mordechai Aviam (1998).

Complete southern facade, coins below the floor.

Nave 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).
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