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Terra Sancta Museum - Via Dolorosa

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1 Via Dolorosa, Jerusalem 9762601, Israel
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Reviewed September 13, 2019 via mobile

Very interesting grouping of period artifacts and architecture. On the Via Dolorosa 1200 feet inside Lion’s Gate, traveling inward on right.

Date of experience: September 2019
1  Thank markmcilwain
Reviewed September 7, 2019

This is a great museum at the start of the Via Dolorosa as it is situated at the First Station of the Cross; the Monastery of the Flagellation, which is associated with the Antonia Tower and Pontius Pilate's residence, where Jesus was tried, flogged and...More

Date of experience: May 2019
1  Thank hawkes2an
Reviewed May 26, 2019

A lot of people walking the Via Dolorosa seem to be in guided tour parties shuffling along after each other but if you are on your own or can return this small museum is definitely worthwhile. Modern and informative presentation (seems like it is expanding...More

Date of experience: April 2019
2  Thank Radix7
Reviewed February 1, 2019

I visited the Museum several times in the last months and I enjoyed its beauty and archeological collection. The warm people who welcomed me were friendly. Most of all, I really appreciated the multimedia section which shows how Jerusalem developed through its long history. I...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Denis P
Reviewed January 10, 2019

If you go to Jerusalem, you must visit this museum! In the multimedia part, you're immersed in an environment of lights, sounds, ambient noise, stories and animations. It only takes 15 minutes to visit it and will give you a short but very clear overview...More

Date of experience: January 2019
2  Thank anais1510
Reviewed December 17, 2018

This museum has a vast collection of archaeological findings that date back to the origins of Christianity and New Testament Times. Download the App Terra Sancta Museum to have access to lots of information on each loaction.

Date of experience: December 2018
2  Thank mhalun89
Reviewed November 30, 2018

I visited the Archeological Terra Sancta Museum with my family, we were impressed by the care with which the museum was set up. Also the Multimedia part is very impressive The staff is very welcoming and kind

Date of experience: November 2018
2  Thank Janduc345
Reviewed November 12, 2018

A bit small, but well-organised , this museum is conveniently situated on the Via Dolorosa in the Old City

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank David Z
Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

The Terra Sancta museum in the Old City of Jerusalem used to be a 19th century dusty old collection of artifacts. They have now jumped ahead and brought it into the 21st century with a light and sound presentation (very effective) and beautifully designed and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Susan W
Reviewed June 6, 2018

The museum is located in the Old City of Jerusalem. This museum is under construction now, and it will be comprised of three sections: multimedia, archaeology and history. many historical items stored here. A multimedia tale of passion of Jesus before the crucifixion. It looks...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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