Basalt Stone – Magdalena

Found in the Old City of Metropolitan Tiberias, the area of the birthplace of Mary Magdalene.

The strong basalt stone has a striking black color, forged in volcanic eruptions.

This stone offers a unique look with its deep color and smooth texture. Because of its strength, basalt is used for a range of purposes, including cladding for interior and exterior walls and even building walls. Stones Park’s basalt stone is quarried around Tiberias and the Sea of Galilee.


Color: Black, occasional hues of dark green
Absorbency: Low
Suitable design style: Rustic, modern, antique, clean
Recommended processing method: Tumbled, hammered, bush hammered