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Herodion – Virtual Tour

Herodion is the burial place of Herod the Great, and site of rebel bases in 2 different wars against Rome. It’s an ancient palace that became a burial mound that became a fortress. Come join me on a full tour of the site. … Read More

The Better to Bury You, My Dear: The Story of Herodion

What’s in a Name? Whether you call it “Herodion” in Hebrew or “Herodium,” using the Latin version of the site’s name, this is the place Herod chose to call after himself, as a final resting place and monument to his … Read More