The Ophel Excavations In Jerusalem (image) The Hebrew University of Jerusalem Share Print E-Mail Caption These are the Ophel excavations at the foot of the southern wall of the Temple Mount in Jerusalem, conducted by the Hebrew University of Jerusalem's Institute of Archaeology under the direction of Dr. Eilat Mazar. Credit (Photo courtesy of Andrew Shiva) Usage Restrictions Include photo credit info. Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.