Caesarea Maritima—Harbor and Showcase City
Lecture no. 20 from the course: The Holy Land Revealed
Taught by Professor Jodi Magness | 30 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Philosophy & Religion Courses
During his reign, Herod also built Greco-Roman style cities in his non-Jewish territories. Here, Professor Magness guides you through the most famous of these: the port city of Caesarea Maritima (where Paul was imprisoned, according to Acts 23–24). Comb through the ruins of the city's harbor, hippodrome, aqueducts, and more.