Eleanor Kulin, marketing and development director for the Exploreum, said this focus on biblical texts is especially suited for the region.
"This will be an exhibit with broad, mainstream appeal in our area," she
"Every two years the center brings a major exhibition to the area," Kulin
said."When we heard about this exhibit, we thought [it is] an important exhibit to bring to Mobile because the Bible has such influence in our area.
"We had to go through extra hoops to convince the Israel Antiquities Authority that we had the wherewithal to care for these documents for 95 days," she