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Admission Ticket and Audio-Guide: The Israel Museum, Jerusalem
from US$16.00*
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Admission Ticket and Audio-Guide: The Israel Museum, Jerusalem
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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...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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11 Derekh Ruppin, Jerusalem 9543500, Israel
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Not only is the museum filled with collections to suit a variety of tastes (from fine art to archeology, etc) but it's beautifully designed both inside and out. Even children will enjoy themselves in the youth wing. Plan to spend a great half day wandering...More

Thank Tzippi M
Reviewed 4 days ago

I really liked the exhibit on Sigmund Freud and his fellowship of the ring. It is really worth taking one of the free tours, it was great to get a personal perspective. There is so much to see and each piece has a story.

Thank David F
Reviewed 4 days ago

There are 2 things you will definitely want to visit. First are the Dead Sea Scrolls. How can you not want to see them? The next is the large, outdoor model of the Old City of Jerusalem. Incredible. A must visit!

Thank Gary M
Reviewed 4 days ago

There are quite a few current exhibitions which are worthwhile. Our particular favorites were Zoya Cherkassky, Oren Eliav, and the amazing collection of Spanish Baroque paintings on loan from the Auckland Castle in England of Jacob and his sons, the founders of Israel's 12 tribes....More

Thank MessaM
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We took our two teenage kids to the museum I. The basis so many others rated it so highly. Seeing the Dead Sea Scrolls was amazing but the rest was nothing more than any other museum in the world. Our kids like to quietly and...More

Thank Dman1995
Reviewed 6 days ago

We loved the plan and place of the museum. The modern buildings were beautifull. The plan was sometimes a bit unclear but we mannaged!

Thank MissRichella
Reviewed 6 days ago

The Museum has been up dated and testamonies have been added which makes it very informitive. The audio tour gives the individual tour experence and is worth the cost. Plan a half day tour of 4 hrs and that could be a rush. Good public...More

Thank robertmarystewart
Reviewed 1 week ago

This museum is a respectable art museum with extensive archeology and ethnographic sections. I really enjoyed its local art. It features Shrine of the Book, focused on The Dead Sea Scrolls. The Model of Ancient Jerusalem was amazing. And the outdoor sculpture garden was nice...More

Thank Brad145
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The place has a cafe that serves good food at reasonable price. Parking is free and the place is huge. Unless your interest is limited to just visiting few specific parts of the museum, I would say save at least 3 hours for this trip....More

Thank Glenda C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Israel Museum is the biggest and the most famous museum in the country. It contains a huge world art collection; Holy Land archeology treasures; and here you can also find the famous Jerusalem at the time of the Second Temple Model. And it is also...More

Thank Levi Z
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Robby M
24 June 2018|
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Response from Jessica F | Reviewed this property |
If they are small. If they think it is too big then there is a free bag check
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9 June 2018|
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timetotravel360
28 November 2017|
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Response from Jay D | Reviewed this property |
I think they might have a guide your self head phone system that you can rent.
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