Bet Shemesh, Israel: Summer Archaeological Program (Indiana
University) The official site for the Bet Shemesh
excavations. Basic information on the dig, plus the brochure
and handbook, information for non-IU students, and a photo
Shemesh (Walking in Their Sandals) Gives
easy-to-read information on the location, biblical significance,
etc. Features links to photographs and on-line scripture
Shemesh: Biblical City on the Border Between Judah and Philistia (Israel
MFA) Reconstructs aspects of life in various periods based on
the archaeological findings, featuring enlargeable pictures of
archaeological finds. Copy of this page at Jewish
Shemesh (Christian Travel Study Program) Summarizes
the history, location, and archaeological finds associated with the
A Biblical Border City Between Judah and Philistia (Tel
Aviv University) Contains background information as well as archaeological
findings from the period of the Judges, the United Monarchy, and the
Kingdom of Judah. The excavated Underground Water Reservoir
and Iron-Smith Workshop are highlighted.
on Beth Shemesh Excavation: Summer, 2000 (The Bible and
Interpretation) Summarizes the archaeological findings from
the first 5 seasons of the Indiana University excavations.
in Their Sandals) Zorah is located directly across the
Sorek Valley from Beth Shemesh. Site gives
easy-to-read information on the location, biblical significance, etc.
Features links to photographs and on-line scripture references.