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Israel Museum

11 Derekh Ruppin, Jerusalem 9543500, Israel
+972 2-670-8811
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Comprising nearly 50,000 square meters and a six-acre sculpture garden, this complex features an impressive variety of collections from prehistoric archaeology to contemporary art.The children's wing is the most interactive section of this sprawling museum. There are special activities for kids during Jewish holidays and school vacations.
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
11 Derekh Ruppin, Jerusalem 9543500, Israel
+972 2-670-8811
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Reviewed August 7, 2016

Placed non far from Israeli Parliament (Knesset) and the Supreme Court, this museum was established in the middle Sixties and hosts many interesting findings from the Calcholitic era until our very days. The exposition is at the same time didactical and enjoyable. Those who are...More

Thank nisi_trip2016
Reviewed August 6, 2016

The attention to detail in the architecture is amazing. Go and visit for history of the dead sea scrolls.

Thank Oluyemisi O
Reviewed August 6, 2016 via mobile

We visited primarily to see the Dead Sea Scrolls and really enjoyed that part of the museum, although we also really enjoyed wondering around the archaeology section of the museum. The archaeology section was well done and contained many ancient artefacts, some of which I...More

Thank JenniferDrummond
Reviewed August 6, 2016 via mobile

Great exhibitions! Kids enjoyed the archeological and ancient Egypt sections. Guide was interesting and full of knowledge. Didn't have enough time. Had so much more to see. Will definitely return.

Thank Shiraz H
Reviewed August 5, 2016

Wonderful exhibition of drawings by the Master.Great explanations on the walls explaining various phases in the life of the artist. The museum was full of people of all ages and nationalities. It was great seeing the many activities for the children enjoying their summer holidays.

Reviewed August 4, 2016

The Israel Museum's archaeological collection is one of the greatest in the world, ranks with the Louvre and the British Museum although, as might be expected, its focus is on the Holy Land. Co-located is the Shrine of the Book, where many of the Dead...More

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Reviewed August 4, 2016

the youth wing is lively and diversified; it hosts temporary exhibitions interesting for the whole family, activities for the young and evening classes for drawing, painting and sculpting for adults(tutored by excellent teachers) In the main museum you might forget about the passing time ,either...More

Thank babethr141
Reviewed August 3, 2016

Had lunch after visiting museum. Varied menu and enjoyed the meal which was well presented by pleasant staff all English speaking.

Thank josh f
Reviewed August 3, 2016 via mobile

Excellent exhibition that relate the connection between Canaan and the Ancient Egypt. The Museum has been renovated a few years ago and is very attractive and easy to visit.

Thank Ronjjt
Reviewed August 2, 2016

In addition to a wonderful permenant archeological exhibition (what else would you expect from the Israel Museum!) this museum continuously puts on new shows. In addition, their permanent collection is wonderful. There is also a first class restaurant that happens to be Kosher, so it...More

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July 14, 2017|
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Response from Ciganinha | Reviewed this property |
better check direct with the museum at their website
July 4, 2017|
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Response from lagid | Reviewed this property |
i don't think so. museum is the best i ever saw and very inexpensive. much to see inside.
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Response from DANIELE S | Reviewed this property |
You can buy tickets when you arrive.