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City of David National Park

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The City of David's Night-Time Spectacular Show Admission Ticket
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The City of David's Night-Time Spectacular Show Admission Ticket
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Rediscover Biblical Jerusalem.The story of the City of David began over 3,000 years ago,Today, the story of the City of David continues. Deep underground, the City of David is revealing some of the most exciting archeological finds of the ancient...more
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Ma'alot Ir David, Jerusalem 9710600, Israel
+972 77-996-6726
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Great 3D movie and then walk through the ruins of the original city of King David. There are explanations throughout, although worthwhile to visit with a guide if visiting for the first time.

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank Dant6817
Reviewed 1 week ago

A great place to visit and very well priced for entry. You get to see the city of david and how it would of looked,So much history in this one place.

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank scunnyman
Reviewed 1 week ago

When I booked the tour I was excited to meet the city of king David for it's history. But it turned out to be much more than I expected. The place is unbelievable. Filled with history and energy. You get to know the city old...More

Date of experience: April 2019
2  Thank MelBr75
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went to the city of a David with not much emotion. My kids were tired so was like let’s finish this. When we arrived was full of people so we wait to start walking. When we saw the tunnels we got excited. We were...More

Date of experience: April 2019
2  Thank cakomiami
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent tour with Shimon. We signed up for more tours with Sandeman's based on this experience. I definitely recommend Shimon. He is friendly, attentive, knowledgable, manages a group well and offers a balanced perspective. I will look for Sandeman's tours in the future.

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank 2Cinda
Reviewed March 5, 2019

From the start through the Hezekiah Tunnels( the dry walk) and all in between, this tour is filled with Biblical history and lots of great things to see, Lots of steps so be prepared! If you have the chance, and it is being offered, do...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank KMW-FL
Reviewed March 1, 2019

its a very historical ground your treading on and just studying the archeologi of this place i just amazing

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Tor Steinar E
Reviewed February 27, 2019

They are doing such great work here. The displays are great and so much interpretaion. Just absolutely love it here.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed February 23, 2019

King David's encampment from which he ascended to the Temple Mount and conquered Jerusalem over 3'000 years ago. Worth visiting.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank GranZorro
Reviewed February 18, 2019 via mobile

We booked a 3 hour English group tour on the City of David website. We had Ary, who lectures at Bar Ilan university on neuroscience, but gives the tour once a month because he loves history. Ary was excellent! The tour is really split into...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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July 1, 2018|
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Response from rjaffelieb | Reviewed this property |
Look at the City of David website, they have an online store and it's very good. His book is there as are many others. Let me know if this is not enough.
October 9, 2017|
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Response from Fane_Babanul | Reviewed this property |
The guided tour cost per person is less than 60 SHEKEL, worth every agora. Book in advance, through the CITY OF DAVID web site.
August 31, 2017|
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Response from pmjc | Reviewed this property |
Can't help at all on this one.