Israel: city of Ziklag found Archaeologists in Israel believe they have unearthed the 12th-century BC biblical city of Ziklag, it was reported in July. The Christian Institute / Metro Dig at Ziklag | photo: Israel Antiquities Authority In the book of 1 Samuel, David flees from King Saul and settles in the Philistine town of Ziklag until Saul’s death. subscribe now Join today to gain access to the rest of this article and many others. more info login If you are already a subscriber, log in to continue. log in access code If you have an access code, enter it here: Go free trial Get free access for 14 days: Sign up Click here to find out how we take care of your personal data.