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The First Station Jerusalem

Closed Now: 8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Open today: 8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
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Exciting - always new things to watch and do

Great site. Great restaurants, fun activities for young children, live music perfomances, fun... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Jay C
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Atlanta, Georgia
A great place to have fun with family, often with good music, fun events and good restaurants

There are many things to do. From games for toddlers and children to music and dances for adults. A... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
rnmisrahi
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Cleveland, Ohio
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In the heart of Jerusalem, the First Station is a major center of entertainment, culture and culinary delights. The complex is accessible and open to the general public - both local Jerusalemites and tourists, and is a lively focus of activities...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Rehov David Remez 4 | David Remez Sqaure, Jerusalem 9354102, Israel
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Reviewed yesterday

interesting to note the distances cos in folklore you assume it is over vast expanses. you get a whiff of history as you walk this path

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Neil R
Reviewed 3 days ago

Great site. Great restaurants, fun activities for young children, live music perfomances, fun cultural activities, neat boutiques. Fun!

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Jay C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There are many things to do. From games for toddlers and children to music and dances for adults. A market of sorts where you can buy cheap Jerusalem jewelry. There are quite a good deal of good although a bit pricey restaurants. You can walk...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When we were in Jerusalem, we stayed at the Mt. Zion Hotel which was a few blocks from the railroad station, We walked up there several times to get something to eat and also to do a little shopping. They have some entertainment in the...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank sandra n
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We did a bit of shopping, bar hopping, dining. After all the spiritual time in Jerusalem, we found a place to let go!

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank TravellingEye0402
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

They have what you need for a nice afternoon stroll or wonderful feast at night. Many restaurants, art galleries and places to sit. Live music at night and several shows. You can get drinks or ice cream, depending on your company. Like to go here...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The old Turkish-era train station has been converted to a pedestrian paradise. LONG walking trail along the old tracks surrounded by wildflowers and artwork, many restaurants of all types, activities for the kids.

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed April 7, 2019 via mobile

Thought this would be much bigger place given all the write ups but could have been time of year we visited . Lovely jewelry shop nice owner and reasonably priced local jewelry and art. Think it is probably busier at other times of year with...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank DYK2012
Reviewed April 7, 2019 via mobile

A few nice shops (4) and restaurants but nit worth the hype it gets . Could be the time of year we visited . Looks like the may have stalls in summer . Restaurants do open on Shabbat which is good to know .

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Barbara0504
Reviewed March 21, 2019

Many families strolling around having a bite in one of the stalls or "restaurants". Nothing spectacular, not very nice, but many people.

Date of experience: March 2019
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Gypsy9
October 6, 2015|
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Response from H5026HAstephenb | Reviewed this property |
I don't know about the free shuttle but the old city is pretty easy to walk to by going past the King David hotel and ymca to the Jaffa gate.
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