Beit She'an National Park, Beit She'an

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Visit one of the world's biggest archeological sites at Beit She'an National Park, containing ruins of an ancient city that reached its peak during the Roman and Byzantine empires. Tour the grounds to soak up some local history, take in vistas from atop a Biblical mound, attend a performance at the Roman theater, or view a multimedia show designed to bring the past closer to the modern tourist. Arrange your visit to Beit She'an National Park and discover more family-friendly attractions in Beit She'an using our Beit She'an trip builder app .
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  • We visited Beit She'an on a recent tour of Israel. I was only familiar with it from the Biblical account, but was amazed to see the acres of ruins once there. First of all, a visit should know that (i...  more »
  • Beit She’an has a very Egyptian/Roman feel to it. If you’re not into the historical significance, the site itself is simply marvelous. Not many tourists venture there as it’s not as we’ll known as Jer...  more »
  • A nice surprise this archaeological site. Very well maintained and pleasant hike to plunge in Roman culture that has shaped the entire Mediterranean. Feels like home-)
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  • An ancient city founded by roman people and ruined by devastating earthquake. Only two pillars survived it. "Jesus Christ Superstar" was filmed here. There are guided night tours from march to november. With illuminations, projections and ambient sounds. On top of the hill you can observe panorama and the famous tree from the movie. Roman baths, theatre, Palladius street with pillars. Everything that is typical for roman settlement is included. Very impressive and fairly well preserved.
  • A great site for a review and appreciation of the Holy Land in Biblical times. A well preserved city center from and Byzantine times, that was knocked down by a devestating earth quake in 749 CE. Finds from Canaanite times to the Middle Ages, including the biggest bath house ever found in Israel, a theatre, an Amphitheatre, a net of streets and even a public Latrine and a brothel..
  • Amazing.
  • חבל על כל מילת שבח לאתר הזה! מקום מדהים ומה שיפה עוד יותר זו העובדה שלא מפסיקים, מזה שנים, לעבוד ולשחזר אותו. חם בעמק בית שאן אבל שזה לא יפריע לכם להגיע למקום ולהינות

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