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Russian Museum Jericho

D.Medvedev Str, Jericho, Palestinian Territories
+970 2 231 3007
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Beautiful Museum

The Russian Museum houses one of the 3 claimed Zaccheus' trees, Some experts claim that this is... read more

Reviewed 24 June 2018
Periakka
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Tiruvannamalai, India
Nice Museum

This museum was originally purchased by a Russian monk because of the biblical significance of the... read more

Reviewed 4 February 2017
chasetravelers
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Brunswick, Maine
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24 Jun 2018
“Beautiful Museum”
4 Feb 2017
“Nice Museum”
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D.Medvedev Str, Jericho, Palestinian Territories
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+970 2 231 3007
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Reviewed 24 June 2018

The Russian Museum houses one of the 3 claimed Zaccheus' trees, Some experts claim that this is most probably the route Jesus took, but one never knows.. The museum itself houses various items of archeological significance from this area and specifically from where the museum...More

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Reviewed 4 February 2017

This museum was originally purchased by a Russian monk because of the biblical significance of the tree on the property. However, during construction, they discovered old remains and a beautiful mosaic. It does not take long to go through the museum, but worth the stop.

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Reviewed 13 November 2016

This museum is an interesting presentation of Russian immigrants to Israel. It has lovely surroundings and presumably the tree that Zacheus climbed to see Jesus according to the Bible.

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Reviewed 29 August 2016

The first time I visited the Russian museum compound in Jericho I was truly impressed. Next time I went to Jericho I took my family to visit the place (I'm in Jericho at least once a month). The gardens are very neat and beautiful place...More

1  Thank Jack R
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Reviewed 17 October 2014

Jericho is a sleepy spread out town that offers a variety of things for tourists to see and do, but the new Russian Federation financed museum is the best location in the city at present. Opened just a year or two ago in a brand...More

2  Thank Sfrantz
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Reviewed 6 April 2014

When I visited, the site was just about ready, and the staff were preparing for official opening by President Putin shortly after the Paralympic Games in Sochi. A large-scale new complex, the newly-built and Russian-funded museum is built in attractive grounds which features some archaeological...More

3  Thank Jon B
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