Sun, Feb 18|
Virtual Tour - Meet the Persian Empire (Purim Prep Part 1)
Explore the origins of the Persian Empire and the reign of Cyrus the Great in this immersive virtual tour. Uncover the story of the Cyrus Cylinder in relation to the Purim story, and delve into the fascinating history of Darius the Great's ascension to power.
Time & Location
Feb 18, 2024, 8:00 PM – 9:00 PM GMT+2
About the Event
Step back in time to ancient Persia and uncover the remarkable story of the Persian Empire.
In this virtual tour, we delve into the reign of Cyrus the Great, the legendary ruler who conquered Babylon and laid the foundation for one of history's most influential empires. Discover the significance of the Cyrus Cylinder, an ancient artifact that offers invaluable insights into Cyrus's governance and religious tolerance. Journey through the majestic palaces and awe-inspiring monuments of Persia, and learn about the rise of Darius the Great and his pivotal role in shaping the empire's destiny. Join us on this captivating exploration of a bygone era filled with intrigue, conquest, and cultural achievement.
- FYI the equivalent physical tour would be "A Winter's Tale" in the Bible Lands Museum, which is different than the virtual tour with the same name.
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This is a virtual tour delivered via Zoom.
To watch it you must have a zoom account, and please make sure you know how to use Zoom's basic features: turn on/off camera and microphone, use the chat, and rename your account so it is not generic e.g. "iPhone5".
This tour is approximately one hour long, in ENGLISH with Q&A session in the end.
After the tour, you will receive a follow-up email with resources. You may also access the recording for a limited amount of time with a private link for you only. You may register for the tour and ask for the recording only, and you may sign up for past virtual tours and watch them (for limited time).
To find out about what virtual tours are available, please contact me directly.
- Ticket type
Virtual Tour Adventure
This is a ticket to a virtual tour, and the zoom link was sent to you when you registered and as a reminder. This ticket is ONLY for one household / screen / family. It is not for presentation on multiple screens outside of a household, nor for schools and communities.Price₪45.00
+₪1.13 service fee+₪1.13 service fee