Purim and Persia: A Tour of the British Museum
Hosted By: London School of Jewish Studies (LSJS)
Have you ever seen Achashverosh sit on his throne? Wondred at the wealth and grandeur of his palaces? Worked out where Shushan is actually located? this tour uncovers the Persian politics behind the Purim story and will provide you with fascinating insights into the intrigue and excesses related in Esther’s Megillah.
The British Museum houses countless treasures that bring the Bible to life. Experience the wonders of the museum in-person, aided by audio equipment which allows social distancing, and enables you to hear every word from our expert guide. Or join them on zoom for a new online version of the tour from the comfort of your sofa.
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