Capernaum

Capernaum

Capernaum Capernaum is located on the northern shore of the Sea of Galilee. The name Capernaum, in Hebrew Kfar Nahum, means “Nahum’s village”. Currently the site is primarily under the ownership of the Franciscans and partially, by the Orthodox Church. It is called...
Boat on Galilee

Boat on Galilee

Boat on the Galilee Inside the Beit Yigal Alon are two small museums.  One is in memory of Yigal Alon, and the other houses the ancient boat for which the center has become famous.  There are two films available that detail the discovery of the boat and its...
Magdala

Magdala

Magdala Magdala or Taricheae (in Greek) is located on the north-west coast of the Sea of Galilee between Capernaum and Tiberias. Mary Magdalene is considered to be from Magdala. In the days of Jesus this was a large Jewish port settlement. Magdala was an Arab village...