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The main well Read More

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A 5000 years old tower Read More

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The western gate Read More

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A Canaanite cultic basin Read More

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Excavation squares Read More

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The gate to the Israelite fortress Read More

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Commanders post Read More

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The Arad Temple Read More

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A fox among the ruins Read More

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Bearing remains from both Canaanite times and the Israelite period, Tel Arad is a major site for the study of Biblical Archaeology.

Its find include rare inscriptions, a water resevoir, and a one-of-a-kind Judahic Temple (!).

Nearby is also excellent Yatir Winery.

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Points of Interest in the Area

tel beer-sheva Tel Be’er Sheva
 beer sheva Beer-Sheva
 lachish Tel Lachish

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