American Tourist Dies after Fall at Masada

20-year-old woman pronounced dead after falling 8 meters; elsewhere, 50 tourists struck by heatwave receive emergency treatment.Reut Hadar, 5/19/2015, 4:06 PM

Netanyahu Filmed Scribing Torah at Masada's Ancient Synagogue

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu was filmed this week writing a letter in a Torah scroll atop the ancient Dead Sea fortress of Masada.Hana Julian, 7/11/2013, 11:49 AM

Students Follow Palmach Route in 'Historic Hike'

Dozens of students at the Amichai pre-military academy relived history with a four-day hike from their school to the top of Masada.David Lev, 12/16/2012, 6:59 PM

Carmen at Masada: Free Live Broadcast in 3 Locations

For the first time ever, a free live broadcast of the premier of Carmen at Masada will take place in three locations around Israel.Chana Ya'ar, 6/6/2012, 5:18 PM

Tourism Revenues Up 4.5% in 2011

Israel's tourist industry turnover was 149 million shekels, estimates D&B. Masada leads in income.Gil Ronen, 4/9/2012, 11:49 AM

Masada National Park: A World Heritage Site

Breathtaking Masada, located on an isolated mesa in the Judean Desert, is one the most dramatic historic sites in Israel. Elad Benari, 8/22/2011, 2:25 PM

Police Inscribe Letter in Masada Torah at Dawn

Senior police officials quietly went at dawn to the ancient fortress of Masada to attend a graduation and inscribe a letter in a new Torah scroll.Hana Levi Julian, 7/13/2011, 2:29 PM