Join us on an educational journey

For more than 35 years, the Biblical Archaeology Society has paired with world-renowned hosts and guides to provide you exceptional educational offerings in Biblical studies and in the archaeology of the Biblical lands.

This year invest in your interests. Your curiosities. Your passions…

Visit Biblical archaeology sites, discover ancient Bible history, and hear top Biblical archaeologists and Bible scholars share their latest research and findings at these highly rated BAS travel/study tours and seminars below.

We hope to see you soon!


– 25, 2015

St. Olaf College

The BAS Summer Vacation Seminar at St. Olaf is back by popular demand! This year, the tranquil campus of St. Olaf College will welcome two exciting scholars giving 20 dynamic lectures to our enthusiastic participants. Dr. Phyllis Trible of Union Theological Seminary and Dr. James Tabor of the… read more 




– February 7, 2016

Seminar at Sea

Professor Jodi Magness

Early Judaism and the Rise of the Synagogue

– June 8, 2016

Sailing the Mediterranean with Paul

Led by Mark Wilson, Asia Minor Research Center

Featuring the archaeology, monuments, and culture of the Aegean and Mediterranean