Video encyclopedia

07/05/2007 Archaeologists discover the tomb of Herod the Great


Herod's Lost Tomb Found? | National Geographic


King Herod's tomb discovered at Herodium


Herodium - Herod The Great


The Samis Foundation King Herod's Tomb

An Israeli team of archaeologists of Hebrew University, led by Netzer, announced they had discovered the tomb. The site is located atop tunnels and water pools, at a flattened desert site, halfway up the hill to Herodium, 12 kilometers south of Jerusalem. The tomb contained a broken sarcophagus but no remains of a body.
    Explore contextually related video stories in a new eye-catching way. Try Combster now!
    • Essentials 

    • Personal 

    • Biography 

    • Reign in Judea 

    • Architectural achievements 

    • New Testament references 

    • Death 

    • Successors 

    • Herod's tomb 

    • Opinions of his reign 

    • 30s BCE 

    • 20s BCE 

    • 10s BCE 

    • First decade BCE