The new Jay and Jeanie Schottenstein National Campus for the Archaeology of Israel. Emil Salman

New Archaeology Complex Shows There's Hope for Jerusalem Yet

The city’s buildings and towers have been lumbering or kitschy in recent years, but the new campus in the museum district will be a modern gem housing ancient artifacts.

The Talmud says 10 measures of beauty descended on the world, and Jerusalem took nine of them. But that beauty is in limited supply nowadays. It sometimes seems the country’s pride and joy has been abandoned...

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