Starting on October 28th 2011 and running until April 15th 2012 an exhibit of the Scrolls as well as a number of artifacts from the Dead Sea will be displayed at Discovery Times Square. According to the website “Dead Sea Scrolls: Life and Faith in Biblical Times” will be ” the most comprehensive collection of ancient artifacts from Israel ever organized, including one of the largest collections of Dead Sea Scrolls displayed in North America.” Oddly enough, also on display will be 3-ton stone from the Western Wall.
Here is information.
ABOUT THE EXHIBIT:
Take a fascinating archaeological journey through the Holy Land. This rare exhibit features the famed Dead Sea Scrolls, an authentic three-ton stone from the Western Wall in Jerusalem and more than 500 never-before-seen artifacts from biblical times. Experience firsthand the traditions, beliefs and iconic objects of ancient Israel that impact world religions today.
WHAT/WHEN: DEAD SEA SCROLLS October 28, 2011 to April 15, 2012
WHERE: Located at Discovery Times Square: 226 West 44th Street between 7th & 8th.
Exhibition Hours: Tuesdays 10 AM-1PM, Wednesdays-Fridays 10AM-5:30PM (Last Entry 4 PM), Saturdays & Sundays 10AM-7:30 PM (Last Entry 6 PM), Monday (No Exhibition Hours)
RESERVATIONS: Call Tiffany Smith at 646-619-8621 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
GROUP MINIMUM: 10
COST: Adults: $22.50, Seniors: $20.00, Students: $15.00
Student groups receive one free chaperone for every 10 purchased.
For more info and detailed pricing information visit the groups page.