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Solomon's Pillars in Timna Park

For Hanukkah, Timna opens doors to amateur excavators

The site contains remains of an ancient Egyptian copper mining industry, and is dotted with workshops, furnaces, tunnels, shrines and mining camps, dated to the 12th and 13th centuries BCE.

Burial mound where archeologists discovered the remains of a pregnant woman in Israel's Southern Tim

Archaeologists discover rare remains of pregnant woman in King Solomon’s Mines

The finding marks the first time archaeologists have discovered female remains in the area.

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