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Magdala

Tzomet Migdal, Migdal 14950, Israel
+972 4-620-9900
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Christian Gems Around the Sea of Galilee from Jerusalem
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Christian Sites by the Sea of Galilee from Tel Aviv
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Magdala is a unique Holy Land site, as well known as the hometown of Mary Magdalene. The site features a complete first century town from the times of Jesus, as well as Duc In Altum a place for worship and prayer. It is a crossroads of Jewish and Christian History
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Tzomet Migdal, Migdal 14950, Israel
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Reviewed 6 days ago

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

Thank lydiak
Experience M, Public Relations Manager at Magdala, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

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 1 week ago 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

Thank Dan_Alpern
Experience M, Public Relations Manager at Magdala, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

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 1 week ago

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

Thank StThomasGuy
Experience M, Public Relations Manager at Magdala, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

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 2 weeks ago

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

Thank j0sie1000
Experience M, Public Relations Manager at Magdala, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

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 2 weeks ago

We really enjoyed our quick stop here with our tour guide. So much history in and around this area so it is worth the time to stop and take a look at these ancient ruins.More

Thank Wayne S
Experience M, Public Relations Manager at Magdala, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

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 3 weeks ago

The only first century synagogue discovered with a prayer table depicting the Menorah. A beautiful new church, recently erected on the shores of the Sea of Galilee.More

Thank dududinour
Experience M, Public Relations Manager at Magdala, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

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 3 weeks ago

Imagine His toe the size of several of my fingers; everything is larger than life- hands, sandals, feet. The mural covers one side of the room with standing and seating of 100 people. Riveting is the artwork; it will remain in your mind forever. We...More

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Experience M, Public Relations Manager at Magdala, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

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. Please keep...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of the most significant archeological finds in recent history . It is a first century Jewish village that is remarkably intact . The mitzvot look restored but were actually excavated that way . The crown jewel is the ancient synagogue . You...More

Thank makabi08
Experience M, Public Relations Manager at Magdala, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear pilgrim, 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 3 weeks ago

Magdala is one of the most significant sites to be found in the last thirty years. Its one of the only synagogues on the Sea of Galilee that dates to the time of Jesus. There is no doubt among historians that Jesus was there unlike...More

Thank Greg G
Experience M, Public Relations Manager at Magdala, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear visitor, We deeply appreciate your thoughts about Magdala. Your thoughts are very important for us as we always seek to improve our work. The archaeological discoveries in Magdala are supported by the Israel Antiquities Authority, Anahuac University of Mexico and the National Autonomous University...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visiting Israel was a deeply emotional journey for me as I had been previously with a dear friend who past away in Jerusalem before we even were able to see the rest of Israel. This trip was one of healing for me, as I pledged...More

Thank Sally D
Experience M, Public Relations Manager at Magdala, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

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 continue our work. May God keep blessing you richly. Blessings, Magdala social media...More

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Experience M
Dear GrumpyPug, Thank you so much for your amazing review. If you could improve anything at the site, what would be?
6 April 2016|
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Response from Experience M | Property representative |
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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Which email i can write to the staff?
18 September 2015|
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Response from Experience M | Property representative |
Hello, please email us to info @ magdala org Thank you, Mariana
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