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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

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 2 days 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 3 days 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

Thank joancrounse
Reviewed 4 days ago

Modern museum with many interesting, well designed buildings, good facilities. Large sculpture garden, with mostly modern pieces. Funny, interesting and amazing art. Lovers of modern art will enjoy. For us the best part was the Dead sea scrolls. The video guide was useful and entertaining,...More

Thank Maria D
Reviewed 4 days ago

An interesting museum, a great youth section, interesting exhibits, especially the archeology and Judaism sections

Thank danelran
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The expositionis not so rich,but concetually it's built so nice.All middle east items are at high level and feel all the time that you lifted in time .Grate love to history,nothing to add to contemporery art.Lovely atmosfere at festivals.Do it!

Thank grabo56
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Dead Sea scrolls anyone? When you walk into the part of the museum specially designed for the Dead Sea scrolls your drawn to the centerpiece: a REPLICA of the scrolls circumscribed around central display. The actual scrolls line the circumference of the room, and they...More

Thank JE and JA D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Prices higher than they could ever deserve! My wife's student rate denied! pathetic modern art exhibitions of paint mistakes! an absolute waste of money typical israeli 'service' the only thing the museum staff could offer was "Don't touch this! Don't touch that!" every exhibit was...More

1  Thank E S
Reviewed 1 week ago

I really like this museum. I beleive it's the best in Israel if you like the combination of art, history, archaeology. I was there with two girls, 11 years old, and they really enjoyed. We were there for 4 hours. If you have children who...More

1  Thank Boaz S
Reviewed 1 week ago

This museum has something foe everyone. Check the free tours. Don't miss the model of Jerusalem. Kids love it. A great place to spend time when the weather is hot. Open on Saturday when many other places are closed.Free for kids in August.

Thank Maureen C
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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.