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May 11, 2019 - June 24, 2019

One, Two, Three or Four week participation
is available for volunteers.

Pre-Dig Tour: May 11 to May 18, 2019

Four Weeks of Excavation: May 19 to June 15

Post Dig Tour: June 16 to June 24, 2019


Location Shiloh, Israel

Overall Schedule: Last Updated 5/10/2019 (SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE)

Pre Dig Tour: Check in Saturday May 11, tour through Saturday May 18, 2019 (Sunday May 19 AM check out for those departing)

  • Sunday May 19 PM: Check in date for volunteers at the Ritz Hotel. Arrangements may be made for earlier check in at additional cost, but there is no guarantee of room availability. Check with ABR to confirm availability and pricing for early check in.
  • Sunday May 19: Dig Orientation 7-8 PM
  • Monday May 20-Friday May 24: Dig at Shiloh
  • Saturday May 25-Free Day. One week diggers check out AM.
  • Sunday May 26: TBA Optional Touring
  • Monday May 27-Friday May 31: Dig at Shiloh
  • Saturday June 1: Free Day. Departing diggers check out AM from the Ritz Hotel.
  • Sunday June 2: TBA Optional Touring
  • Monday June 3 - Friday June 7: Dig at Shiloh
  • Saturday June 8: Free Day. Departing diggers check out AM from the Ritz Hotel.
  • Sunday June 9: TBA Touring
  • Monday June 10-Friday June 14 Dig at Shiloh
  • Saturday June 15- Departing diggers check out AM from the Ritz Hotel. Free day for those staying for the post Dig Tour.
  • Sunday June 16-Sunday June 23 Post Dig Touring.
  • Monday June 24- Post Dig Tour Participants check out AM

Daily Dig Schedule

  • 4:15 AM Breakfast
  • 4:45 AM Load Bus
  • 4:59 AM Depart for Site- bus ride includes a daily devotional.
  • 5:50 AM Start Digging
  • 10:30 AM Lunch on site
  • 1:00 PM Pottery Washing on site
  • 2:30 PM Depart Shiloh
  • 3:30-7PM Rest, Free Time, Dinner at the Ritz Hotel
  • 7-8 PM Evening Biblical Teaching as scheduled


ABR fulfills its mission through memberships and generous donations from supporters.

Join us in our mission! No matter what your level of interest, from keeping abreast of the fascinating research that comes out of the field work, to actively participating in anarchaeological dig, you can become an integral part of our ministry.

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