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Tower of David Museum

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Located in the restored ancient Citadel of Jerusalem at the entrance to the Old City, the Tower of David Museum tells the full story of the city. The permanent exhibition takes the visitor on a journey through 300 years of history, using models...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Jaffa Gate, Jerusalem 9114001, Israel
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+972 2-626-5333
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Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

The rich history of the Jewish nation is shown in detail, a lot of exhibitions and models help to imagine the time through the millenia.

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tower of david m, Manager at Tower of David Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2018

thank you!

Reviewed 16 July 2018

With thousands of years of history as the backdrop, this amazing show in the crisp night air of Jerusalem is just wonderful. The 45 min show should be 90 min it's that good. The lighting to just get to your seats is something out of...More

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tower of david m, Manager at Tower of David Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2018

thank you so much for your amazing review!

Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

I am travelling a lot, seen a lot and I am not easy to be impressed but the light show on Israels history was stunning and one of my highlights during my trip. The 30 min pass by so quickly. Amazing!!!

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tower of david m, Manager at Tower of David Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2018

thank you so much for your review! next time come see the new King David night show!

Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

An outstanding show of ca 45 minutes. Once inside, you sit at the center of this antique citadel, and watch unfold around you, projected on its walls, develop the story of this place, at the time of King David. This is the canvas. Upon which...More

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tower of david m, Manager at Tower of David Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2018

thank you for your wonderful review!

Reviewed 9 July 2018

Very good museum tracing regional history from ancient times to the present. a definite stop when in the Old City.

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tower of david m, Manager at Tower of David Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2018

thank you for your review!

Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Great and simle explanation, Fascinating Rock, Paper, Scissors exhibition. If you're in the Holy city, try not to miss this fantastic location.

Thank AviA247
tower of david m, Manager at Tower of David Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2018

thank you!happy you enjoyed!

Reviewed 8 July 2018

Although we didn't have a lot of time to properly do all of the history, we felt as though the tower of David Museum was well done, with a tour through the ages of development

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tower of david m, Manager at Tower of David Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2018

thank you!

Reviewed 8 July 2018

We only had a couple hours, but spent them on the 11 AM English tour led by Helen, and it was FABULOUS! She has an incredible knowledge of the city and its history, and did a great job sharing it. The museum is neat to...More

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tower of david m, Manager at Tower of David Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2018

thank you so much for your review!

Reviewed 8 July 2018

History is everywhere, Israel included. But it helps when you read about something and add your own impressions of the place.

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tower of david m, Manager at Tower of David Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2018

thank you!

Reviewed 8 July 2018

We went to the Tower of David museum, and used the audio guide provided by The Jerusalem Development Authority through their Audio Tours of Jerusalem app. The tour was really well done and helped my kids get a lot more out of the museum. This...More

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tower of david m, Manager at Tower of David Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2018

thank you for your review!

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HazemB33
12 July 2018|
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Response from rmartin642 | Reviewed this property |
Check their official website. There are sometimes 2 shows a night.
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Ellie R
30 December 2017|
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Response from Jay D | Reviewed this property |
Better to not take anything in to the evening performance as you exit through the back of the theater
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NYbeachmama5
3 March 2017|
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Response from John S | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can. The museum is on the main level and you can let the kids explore around the citadel while an adult is visiting the museum.
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