Until recently, there was no evidence outside of the Bible for the existence of Bethlehem in Biblical times.
That changed in 2012, when an archeological discovery in the City of David, the place where Jerusalem began, removed any doubt as to existence of one of the Bibles most significant sites.
City of David: Bringing the Bible to Life is a series of short videos highlighting archeological discoveries relating to the City of David – the place where Jerusalem began – which affirm Jerusalem’s Biblical heritage.
See more episodes in the series here: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL_mVs-DUYQ7QlgevVKlXymuUV6N5Slfpe
Video credit: Gil Mezuman & City of David Archives