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Magdala

Tzomet Migdal, Migdal 14950, Israel
+972 4-620-9900
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Christian Sites by the Sea of Galilee from Tel Aviv
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A unique Holy Land site known as the hometown of Mary Magdalene, located at the shores of the Sea of Galilee. The archaeological site features a complete first century town from the times of Jesus. It is one of Israel´s most recent archaeological discoveries with the best preserved synagogue in the Galilee. Complementary tours of the site are available upon request. The site also features "Duc in Altum" a place for worship and prayer. Magdala is known as a crossroads of Jewish and Christian History, and will soon also feature a guesthouse in opening mid-2018.
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Reviewed 13 July 2017

Without doubt a must during your visit to the Galille.The new church is magnificent and the acoustic are out of this world.a lot of work has gone into this project which has brought favourable attention not onlyto the area which is important toChristians but has...More

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Experience M, Public Relations Manager at Magdala, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2017

Dear visitor, Thank you for taking the time to rate Magdala, we are very thankful for your visit and support. Your thoughts are very important for us as we always seek to improve our work. We wish you a pleasant journey in Israel. For more...More

Reviewed 12 July 2017

After our boat ride across the Sea of Galilee we visited Magdala. Our group had a very spiritual experience here. Our tour leader originally had planned a 30 minute stop here, but we ended up spending 90 minutes. We took advantage of the tour guide...More

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Experience M, Public Relations Manager at Magdala, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2017

Dear visitor, We deeply appreciate your review of Magdala. We are looking forward to welcoming you again, soon. Please stay tuned and follow us on our social media platforms. Your comments will help us improve the Magdala experience and encourage our staff to keep up...More

Reviewed 11 July 2017

Home of Mary Magdalene. Matthew 4:23 teaches that Jesus taught in all the synagogues of Galilee so He was here. Great, quick site to visit.More

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Experience M, Public Relations Manager at Magdala, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2017

Dear visitor, We deeply appreciate your review of Magdala. We are looking forward to welcoming you again, soon. Please stay tuned and follow us on our social media platforms. Your comments will help us improve the Magdala experience and encourage our staff to keep up...More

Reviewed 9 July 2017

The first-century synagogue is an amazing recent find, but the archaeological site offers so much more. Ongoing "digging" will certainly lead to more finds and an even fuller experience in coming years, so I look forward to going back and seeing it again in a...More

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Experience M, Public Relations Manager at Magdala, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2017

Dear visitor, We deeply appreciate your review of Magdala. We are looking forward to welcoming you again, soon. Please stay tuned and follow us on our social media platforms. Your comments will help us improve the Magdala experience and encourage our staff to keep up...More

Reviewed 8 July 2017

The discovery of a First Century Synagogue that Jesus surely visited highlights this new hotel, restaurant, and chapel construction. The site is an active archaeological site as well as a new Church and Retreat Center. They have organized excellent tours of the site that reveal...More

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Experience M, Public Relations Manager at Magdala, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2017

Dear visitor, Thank you for taking the time to rate Magdala, we are very thankful for your visit and support. Your thoughts are very important for us as we always seek to improve our work. We wish you a pleasant journey in Israel. For more...More

Reviewed 5 July 2017

Here are significant archaeological findings that had been lying undiscovered for two millenia. Found accidentally, there was a synagogue, a stone that was a miniature icon of the Temple in Jerusalem and all the related buildings of the town. There is a just-constructed center with...More

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Experience M, Public Relations Manager at Magdala, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2017

Dear visitor, Thank you for taking the time to rate Magdala, we are very thankful for your visit and support. Your thoughts are very important for us as we always seek to improve our work. We wish you a pleasant journey in Israel. For more...More

Reviewed 21 June 2017

I wasn't sure what to expect. We'd been touring the area for a few days and had see some amazing places- spiritual, archeological and beautiful. Magdala is all three in one place. Some of the most interesting archeological remains and mosaics. I usually prefer older...More

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Experience M, Public Relations Manager at Magdala, responded to this reviewResponded 22 June 2017

Dear visitor, Thank you for taking the time to rate Magdala, we are very thankful for your visit and support. Your thoughts are very important for us as we always seek to improve our work. In fact, we would like to ask your permission to...More

Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Simple place. It is worth to visit if you are already on the lake. Few of the archeological sites were covered by fabrics as they were in those days working on it.More

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Experience M, Public Relations Manager at Magdala, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2017

Dear visitor, We appreciate your thoughts and suggestions. We will follow up on your thoughts and suggestions so we can improve our services. Please let us know how we can contact you. Magdala would like to make it up and invite you to come back...More

Reviewed 15 June 2017

We visited Magdala on our recent trip to Israel. They provided us with a tour guide, who took us around the grounds. She was knowledageable and friendly. The only downside was that construction was taking place, so the guide was difficult to hear. Worth a...More

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Experience M, Public Relations Manager at Magdala, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2017

Dear visitor, We appreciate your thoughts and suggestions. We will follow up on your thoughts and suggestions so we can improve our services. Please let us know how we can contact you. Magdala would like to make your visit up and and invite you to...More

Reviewed 7 June 2017

The beautiful modern church and the unique location on the shores of the Sea of Galilee in a first century Jewish site where Jesus most certainly talked and healed. The setting is overwhelmingly significant and one feels the powerful but strongly peaceful energy here. All...More

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Experience M, Public Relations Manager at Magdala, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2017

Dear visitor, Thank you for taking the time to rate Magdala, we are very thankful for your visit and support. Your thoughts are very important for us as we always seek to improve our work. We wish you a pleasant journey in Israel. For more...More

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Experience M
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Thank you very much. I apologized you couldn´t go into the Chapel. Even there is service happening, you are welcome to visit in silence. About the construction, God willing we will finish next year. Another reason for you to... More
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Hello, please email us to info @ magdala org Thank you, Mariana
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