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Caesarea, Haifa District, Israel
 

The Governor's Palace Baths

 
 
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By Dale K. Benington, April 4, 2019
1. The Governor's Palace Baths Marker
Inscription.  This bathhouse is the only important remain of the private wing of the Byzantine governor's palace, almost entirely destroyed by the construction of the medieval fortifications.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Anthropology & ArchaeologyMan-Made FeaturesParks & Recreational Areas.
 
Location. 32° 30.024′ N, 34° 53.463′ E. Marker is in Caesarea, Haifa District. Marker can be reached from Kvish HaTe'atron just west of Rothschild, on the right when traveling west. This historical marker is located in the Caesarea Maritima National Park, a short distance beyond the northern end of the hippodrome. Touch for map. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Palace Vaults (within shouting distance of this marker); King Herod's 'Hippodrome' (within shouting distance of this marker); The Chariot-Races (within shouting distance of this marker); Sarcophagus Lid (about 120 meters away, measured in a direct line); The Harbor "Sebastos" (about 180 meters away); The Caesarea Nymphaeum (about 210
The Governor's Palace Baths Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, April 4, 2019
2. The Governor's Palace Baths Marker
View of the ruins of the bathhouse that was part of the Byzantine governor's palace.
meters away); Caesarea / קיסריה (about 210 meters away); a different marker also named The Chariot-Races (approx. 0.3 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Caesarea.
 
Also see . . .
1. Caesarea Maritima. This is a link to information, regarding Caesarea Maritima, provided by Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. (Submitted on July 11, 2019, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.) 

2. Caesarea Maritima - Cornell University. This is a link to information, regarding Caesarea Maritima and the Promontory Palace, provided by Cornell University. (Submitted on July 11, 2019, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.) 

3. Caesarea Maritima. This is a link to information, regarding Caesarea Maritima, provided by the BiblePlaces.com website. (Submitted on July 11, 2019, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.) 
 
The Governor's Palace Baths Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, April 4, 2019
3. The Governor's Palace Baths Marker
Another, more distant, view of the ruins of the bathhouse that was part of the Byzantine governor's palace.
The Governor's Palace Baths Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, April 4, 2019
4. The Governor's Palace Baths Marker
Another view of the ruins of the bathhouse that was part of the Byzantine governor's palace.
The Governor's Palace Baths Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, April 4, 2019
5. The Governor's Palace Baths Marker
Yet another view of the ruins of the bathhouse that was part of the Byzantine governor's palace.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 11, 2019. It was originally submitted on July 11, 2019, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 66 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on July 11, 2019, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.
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