The Cockrell Butterfly Center and Wortham Giant Screen Theatre are closed for renovations.

The Birth of Christianity: A Jewish Story

This is a closed, past exhibit; it is not available for viewing.

In this thrilling exhibition, visitors explored the cultural, political and personal events that shaped Jerusalem and the surrounding region more than 2,000 years ago in The Birth of Christianity: A Jewish Story. Ancient manuscripts including The War Scroll – one of the original Dead Sea Scrolls found at Qumran, were on display. This exhibition was host to authentic artifacts from a fascinating time and place; one of the world’s most important and influential cultural intersections.

 

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