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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 yesterday

I came here twice this week, both times with the little boys, ages 9, 7 and three. They were so happy with the children's section. It was hard to extract them from the exhibits and activities there. I like the archaeology, which is truly world...More

Thank Buc_Haish
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I love jewish history and no better place to hear and see it. Being confortable shoes. The Holocaust details, videos, pictures and what went down at the holocaust and the wars of Israel.

Thank Phil M
Reviewed 2 days ago

There is so much to see, one needs days to go through the exhibits completely. Most beautiful sculpture garden on the roof that is thrilling and such a beautiful addition to the overall landscape before you. The Israel Museum is an extraordinarily beautiful building, in...More

Thank pumpkinj2017
Reviewed 2 days ago

Be forewarned: This museum will demand much more time that you may have for 1 visit. Check the calendar of activites before you arrive - so you do not miss out an a concert or special exhibition. Try not to miss the recreated synagogues from...More

Thank JCB40
Reviewed 2 days ago

Many wonderful things to see . Plenty and enteresting collections . Specialy the last one off Ai wei wei .

Thank itsik215
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This place amazing awesome place to visit. I would say this is a must to see. I would visit this place again loved the biblical history

Thank Artemisa H
Reviewed 6 days ago

I am delighted to inform you that the National Library, with the help of brilliant computer scientists are laboring to make enhanced copies of the Dead Sea fragments, put them on the internet, and provide searching tools for them as well. This is a long...More

Thank yidonit
Reviewed 1 week ago

This museum is so big and so intersting, you could easily spend a whole day here. The large sculpture garden the scaled city of old jerusalem,modern arts,.... This place is also suitable for all ages. My favorite parts where the saled city of Jerusalem, the...More

Thank DjangoDjango
Reviewed 1 week ago

We chose to do the "Highlights tour" in English to discover this museum through the highlights our guide chose. We were well inspired, this turned into nearly a 3 hours free tour. The guide, Miri, was a enthusiastic volunteer but was very knowledgeable, she had...More

Thank Jean-Philippe M
Reviewed 1 week ago

There is so much to see here with exhibits quite spread out. The Dead Sea Scrolls have there own building, there are synagogues from a number of countries that were disassembled and reassembled for exhibit, art, Roman Coins, antiquities, etc. You can get a free...More

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14 July 2017|
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Response from Ciganinha | Reviewed this property |
better check direct with the museum at their website
4 July 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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25 June 2017|
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Response from DANIELE S | Reviewed this property |
You can buy tickets when you arrive.