A new site was added in the Northern Samaria region:
A new site was added in the Sharon region -Tel Michmoret
Remains of an ancient multi-period port city, north of the ford of Nahal Alexander river.
A new Page was added – Tel Tzova
A Roman village, Crusader fortress and Ottoman period village on a hilltop near Kibbutz Tzova, west of Jerusalem.
Visit Tel Tzova page
New site was added-
Latrun Castle – Ruins of a Crusader fortress, located on the side of the road from Jaffa and Ramla to Jerusalem.
=> Visit Latrun page
A new site was added in the Sharon area: Tel Hefer (Hepher) – Tell ‘Ifshar.
Remains of an ancient multi-period Tel, the largest and important archaeological site along the Nahal Alexander river.
Visit the site: Kh. Kankuza
Remains of an ancient Tel and a small Crusader period tower keep in Kh. Bergth (Horvat Burgeta) near Kefar Yonah in the Sharon.
Visit the site: Red Tower
A hilltop stronghold protecting the road to Jerusalem, constructed over the ruins of Roman and Crusader forts. Fierce battles occurred here in 1948 in an effort of the Israeli forces to open the road to besieged Jerusalem. Today – a National Heritage site operated by the Israel Nature and Parks Authority.
Visit the site: Castel National Heritage site
New site was added in Judea region:
The Biblical place of Tel Kir’yat Ye’arim in Abu Ghosh, and the Monastery of the Ark of Covenant on top of the hill.
–> Read more about Kiriath Jearim.