Hezekiah's Tunnel

This video depicts Jerusalem's ordeal under the threat of Assyrian siege and Hezekiah's creative solution to the city's resulting water problem.

Hezekiah's water system was an engineering wonder that included the hewing of a 533-meter-long tunnel in the depths of the rock.

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