Meet the Samaritans and learn about their history on Mount Gerizim
The Samaritans are a small, ancient tribe living on Mount Gerizim in the middle of the Holy Land; many people know the expression “Good Samaritan” that comes from the Bible story. Still, most people don't know that the Samaritans were actually once a nation. They trace themselves back to ancient Israelites over 3650 years ago. Thousands of tourists from around the world come to meet the Samaritans and learn about their history and traditions on Mount Gerizim.