The ancient city of Hippos-Sussita of the Decapolis (Antiochia Hippos) is located 2 km. east of the
Sea of Galilee, on the top of a flat, diamond shaped mountain.
Thanks to all the participants from around the globe that joined us at the 2017 excavation season. You made it a womderful experience.
See you next Summer.
The excavation project is an international enterprise affiliated with The Zinman Institute of Archaeology, University of Haifa.
We warmly invite you to become a Hippos Excavations Patron including naming opportunities.
Hippos is one of the most exciting ancient cities of the Holy Land, located by the Sea of Galilee.
The project is a demanding field and lab enterprise and we will appreciate your donation which will
allow us further research of these exciting ruins.