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The Masada Museum, Dead Sea Region

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SItuated within Masada National Park, The Masada Museum displays findings of archaeologist Yigael Yadin at the ancient fortress and World Heritage Site. Excavated in the 1960s, the relics are presented in the form of theatrical scenes depicting events that transpired at the Masada Fort during its turbulent history. With the help of an audio guide, you can acquaint yourself with the historic background of each of the scenes adorned with artifacts, such as the rule of Herod and the Roman siege of the fort. Take a look at our Masada trip itinerary planner to schedule your visit to The Masada Museum and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • We went to masada from jerusalem came in a rental car and conecemos on the same day the kibbutz, masada and the dead sea the masada tour is unmissable and spectacular climb funicular (you can go hiking, but we didn't have time) up there the view is spectacular and the place has a lot of ruins and has a lot of story to tell-excellent
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  • המוזאון במצדה בנוי מצוין ובהחלט מעביר למבקרים בו את ההווי היומיומי במקום ומאפשר היכרות ומגע בלתי אמצעי עם הממצאים החומריים שהתגלו באתר במהלך החפירות הארכאולוגיות. לא לפספס את הצמה של אחת מבנותמצדה ואת...  more »
  • This is just one part of the Masada site. It is good, but the ancient ruins outside will need more time to see. Allow around 20-30mins to see this museum. There is a cafe and toilet facilities here to...  more »