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Good free tour!

Went here last Sunday at 12 pm English tour & if you get off the tram/light rail at the most close... read more

Reviewed April 12, 2019
plgarlepied
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New Orleans, Louisiana
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Perfect tour

My husband and I joined the 11:00 free tour with the guide Ofira Gaon. The group was a teenaged... read more

Reviewed January 23, 2019
Dini-Adina B
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The edifice housing the Supreme Court is widely acclaimed as the pinnacle of modern Israeli architecture. Like all public buildings in the capital, it is faced with distinctive Jerusalem stone.
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Shaarey Mishpat Street, Jerusalem 9195000, Israel
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Reviewed April 12, 2019 via mobile

Went here last Sunday at 12 pm English tour & if you get off the tram/light rail at the most close stop, it is a 20 nis taxi to the door. It is quite hard to hear the guide as she does not wear a...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed January 23, 2019 via mobile

My husband and I joined the 11:00 free tour with the guide Ofira Gaon. The group was a teenaged school students. Ofira was great with us and the teenaged as well. She was fascinated. The architecture of the building is so beautiful and excited. We...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed January 10, 2019

Beautiful architecture, interesting discussions in side, a real democratic non-political environment experience

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed December 17, 2018

Israel (like the US and European countries) is undergoing stresses on its democratic institutions. This is one Israel can and should cherish and promote! Great effort is made to create an elevated, non-political environment in the courts with a judicial selection system that is far...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 7, 2018 via mobile

We took a free tour in English - every day at 12 - and it was fascinating to see how the architecture reflects the concepts of justice and law. Our volunteer guide also provided insights into the relationship between the people and the law, and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed August 20, 2018

If you are going to tour this place place then it better be for comedy , otherwise it will be very, very sad. This building houses only liberal, far left judges who do everyhting they can to rule against the interests of the state and...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed May 18, 2018

I went on an English language tour. Our tour guide, Nir, was funny, knowledgeable, and could answer any question anybody had. The tour covers the architecture and the workings of the court. I would highly recommend it.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank mayasl
Reviewed April 24, 2018

This is a beautiful building and the tour guide provided an interesting explanation of the building and the Israeli court system. We highly recommend a visit.

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed January 29, 2018 via mobile

Many visitors from students, high school children and regular citizens. Each one is aloud to walk in, sit in the hall and listen.

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed August 21, 2017

The court's guides explain the thought behind the architecture and all the symbolism Guided tours are available also in English at 12:00. For me the highlight was to sit in and hear actual cases (especially if it is an interesting one!) - but be forewarned...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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As far as I could tell, there was no dress code. As you can imagine, summer here is hot, so shorts are fine, same with sleeveless shirts. It is not a 'religious' site. (On the other hand, you are expected to be very quiet as... More
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