At a Glance
A treasure trove of human and religious history, Israel is a country unlike any other. Discover some of the world’s most famous cultural and spiritual landmarks without leaving home during this online learning adventure, live from Israel! With a local expert, embark on a virtual field trip to the Old City of Jerusalem explore iconic locations like the Church of the Holy Sepulchre and the Western Wall, and pay a virtual visit to Mount Zion, the location where many consider the Last Supper was held. Enjoy an online field trip to the dynamic new city of Tel Aviv as well as the ancient Jaffa Port. Meet a local archaeologist to learn about the artifacts at the Israel Museum, take part in a conversation with a member of the Arab Christian minority who is involved in bilingual education, and meet an expert to learn how Tel Aviv became a world center of Bauhaus architecture. Along the way, get to know your fellow Road Scholars as you share your enthusiasm for the rich history of Israel and engage in interactive Q&A sessions.