Ashkelon

A lively coastal city known for its archaeological heritage, great beach and marina, as well as a vibrant atmosphere.

Ashkelon is a coastal city in the Southern District of Israel on the Mediterranean coast. Ashkelon Khan and Museum contains archaeological finds, among them a replica of Ashkelon's Canaanite silver calf. The Outdoor Museum near the municipal cultural center displays two Roman burial coffins made of marble depicting battle and hunting scenes, and famous mythological scenes. The ancient site of Ashkelon is now a national park on the city's southern coast. The walls that encircled the city are still visible, as well as Canaanite earth ramparts. The park contains Byzantine, Crusader and Roman ruins.
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