Dead Sea Scrolls Life in Ancient Times

Dead Sea Scrolls Life in Ancient Times at Museum Of Science Boston

This exhibit offers a glimpse of daily life long ago with an extensive collection of Israeli artifacts, including weapons, jewelry and remains of religious symbols — some that have never before been viewed in public. The heart of the exhibit is a rare view of the Dead Sea Scroll collection. Discovered by a goat herder, these scrolls were preserved for more than 2,000 years in a hidden cave along the shore of the Dead Sea. The scrolls are accompanied with English translations and an explanation of their significance in Western civilization, which is exactly how we imagine future civilizations one day studying the comments we have left on Gawker and Reddit.

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Dead Sea Scrolls Life in Ancient Times
Event Category: Galleries Art
When: May 19, 2013 ~ October 14, 2013
Where: Museum Of Science Boston
Cost: $27-32
More Info: http://www.mos.org/node/352941
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