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Khribet el-Maqatir & a Journey through Biblical History

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Much better than an ark in the middle of nowhere

Even for one who knows the history and mythos well, this exhibit was unique for being able handle... read more

Reviewed 10 November 2017
David P
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Bethesda, Maryland
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Excellent exhibit composed not only of artifacts from Associates for Biblical Research Khirbet... read more

Reviewed 23 October 2017
Johnny J
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Baltimore, Maryland
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Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Even for one who knows the history and mythos well, this exhibit was unique for being able handle and see up close so many remnants of ancient civilizations.

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Reviewed 23 October 2017

Excellent exhibit composed not only of artifacts from Associates for Biblical Research Khirbet el-Maqatir dig, but also period artifacts on loan from other repositories to fill out the exhibit. Arranged chronologically with examples of pottery, metal objects, stone objects, glassware, and coins. Panels and enclosures...More

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Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

This is a must see if you are in pikeville. The artifacts are amazing and you will learn so much. One of the guides actually worked on the dig and is very kind and knowledgeable. There are idols, infant burial jars, coins , actual dirt...More

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Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

Even though I grew up in a private school setting, I learned a lot about several things that were on display at this museum It is sad that so many of these things are being pushed to the side and not being reviewed as legitimate....More

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Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

I was looking for a trip for our church group. I found this exhibit on trip advisor. It was so much more than I expected. Our group of 10 ranged in age from 14 to 84. Each person enjoyed the tour and exhibits. Tommy and...More

1  Thank Gary B
Reviewed 17 February 2017

I have visited this museum twice. Once with my husband and once with my 8-year-old son. There are fascinating artifacts on display and it was even more special that we were able to hold pieces of history. We took a guided tour both times. My...More

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Reviewed 16 February 2017

This exhibit is truly a world class exhibit. My wife and I accompanied a couple who had just returned from Paris. They had visited the Louvre while there and were very favorably impressed with this exhibit. If you live within 2 hours of this exhibit...More

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