The Friends of the Israel Antiquities Authority support excavations and field-work, development of archaeological parks and gardens, publications, object conservation and restoration and conservation of antiquity sites in Israel.

These include:

The establishment of

  • Davidson Center
  • Jerusalem Archaeological Park
  • Kohanim Observation Point on the Mount of Olives
  • Leon Levy Dead Sea Scrolls Digital Library
  • Saul C. Fox Archaeological Knesset Garden
  • Safra Promenade
  • Shelby White and Leon Levy Lod Mosaic Center
  • Ongoing Projects

The conservation of

  • Roman Theater in Beth Shean
  • Dead Sea Scrolls
  • Ophel excavations
  • Ongoing Projects

To learn how you can support a new or an ongoing project, please contact

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Your gift allows the IAA to continue discovering, preserving, and sharing the Land of Israel's archaeological treasures.