Much of the ancient city of Capernaum has been excavated.10_110706 Capernaum PC

A viewing center has been built over the house of Peter’s mother-in-law.20_110706_Capernaum_Homes_Ruins

A glass floor allows visitors to look down into the home of Peter’s mother-in-law.25_110706_Capernaum_Peters_Motherinlaw_House2

Next to the city is a Greek Orthodox Church.30_110706_Capernaum_Greek_Orthodox_Church

The synagogue where Jesus taught has been excavated.  40_110706_Capernaum_Synagogue_Ruins2

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It is believed that the synagogue was twice as tall as the remaining walls and pillars.42_110706_Capernaum_Synagogue_Ruins4



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