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Herod’s Tomb

Herod's Tomb

Ehud Netzer, archaeologist who discovered Herod's Secret Tomb
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Where was King Herod's body laid to rest?

How did one of Israel’s greatest archaeologists solve this two thousand year old mystery?

During his lifetime, Ehud Netzer made discoveries throughout the holy land, from the fortress of Masada, to the city of Jericho. 

But his lifelong obsession involved a colossal ruin called Herodium.  It was here that the famous King Herod decreed he should be buried.  Archaeologists agreed that Herod’s tomb must be here somewhere, but no one could find it.

How did Ehud Netzer crack the secret of where Herod was buried?