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City of David National Park

Open Now: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Ma'alot Ir David, Jerusalem 9710600, Israel
+972 77-996-6726
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Reviewed July 19, 2012

The City of David have a relatively new tour which offers visitors a chance to sift thru rubble taken from under the Temple Mount.This rubble has relics from the 1st Temple period onwards.In a 2 hour program they talk you thru how this rubble came...More

Reviewed July 18, 2012

Amazing! This is a place everyone should see. Be prepared to walk long distances on uneven paths, but well worth it.

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Reviewed July 18, 2012

There's a nice video you should see because it's free aircon. the rest of the area isn't well introduced or high lighted. You pay a lot and there's not much value other than a nice. What we pay of similar price in Washington DC we...More

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Reviewed July 17, 2012

The City of David can only be truely appriciated if one takes a guided tour. Simple rocks turn into palacial walls under the explenations of the well educated guides. All the guides are very well informed and have great talent in telling the story of...More

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Reviewed July 10, 2012

We really enjoyed this tour, discovering the even older old city, giving a history dating back to King David and Solomon. Walking through the water tunnel was a great escape from the heat, while the guide was educated in both archeology and religion, thus giving...More

Thank Ella F
Reviewed July 10, 2012

Amazing archaelogical dig (a work in progress) that allows you to go through kilometers of tunnels carved about 3000 years ago, using bronze tools, under the City of David; the birthplace of Jerusalem. It is rumored that King Solomon was crowned at the waters in...More

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Reviewed July 9, 2012

Don't miss this museum! The excavations are amazing and they do a great job of explaining it all.

Reviewed July 9, 2012

Great overview of the City of David. Lots to do and tunnels to explore.

Thank Baeb
Reviewed July 6, 2012

This is three tours in one! Each is about an hour. The first is the actual dig site and ruins along with a short intro movie. Then you enter the "dry" tunnels. Be sure to bring a flash light and water shoes to change to...More

Thank Scott G
Reviewed July 3, 2012

I recently attended two tours at City of David : Biblical City of David and the new Ascend to Zion tour. Both were very interesting and well done. I was very impressed with the visitor's center as a nice entrance to the area. I have...More

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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.