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Burnt House

2 Tif'eret Israel | Jewish Quarter, Jerusalem 9752268, Israel
+972 2-626-5906
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One of the attractions included in the Jewish Quarter special ticket combo

The Burnt House is an indoor archeological sites in the Jewish Quarter that is rather small and can... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Hong Kong, China
Good food, best view

Only restaurant with view of Western Wall, it was a great lunch stop. The St John's fish was tasty... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Seminole, Florida
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  • Average20%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“small museum” (2 reviews)
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2 Tif'eret Israel | Jewish Quarter, Jerusalem 9752268, Israel
+972 2-626-5906

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Burnt House is an indoor archeological sites in the Jewish Quarter that is rather small and can comfortably visited in 20 minutes time. Opening hours are 9-5pm (Sun-Thurs) and 9-1pm (Fri) - closed on Saturdays. Note: You can purchase the Jewish Quarter special ticket...More

Thank BradJill
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Only restaurant with view of Western Wall, it was a great lunch stop. The St John's fish was tasty and the pasta and all the salads were delicious. Air conditioned.

Thank jekcpa
Reviewed 5 March 2017

just ducked in here not really knowing what it was, the movie was too long but the story is interesting and the artifacts are too. Good if you're interested in archaeology and history and such.

Thank Mara_TLV
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

Second time viewing this. Would do a third time. Great for kids but a bit gory with a Roman killing people

1  Thank ariella754
Reviewed 28 February 2017

High priest house that was burned during the Roman rampage of AD 70. 4 rooms, a kitchen, a bathroom and a mikveh. Some artifacts on display.

Thank xfooey
Reviewed 15 February 2017

It was good information on a particular period of time - the days of the Great Revolt. The historic High Priest house or rather its remains are now 6 meters beneath Jewish Quarter. The structure preserved the signs of damage during the fire.The museum is...More

1  Thank podrozniczka60
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

This is a 20 minute event at most, 15 shek per person. I was not that impressed with the set up. You walk into the house where the Kohanim lived in the second holy temple. However, there are little artifacts, not many historic plaques to...More

Thank Michael N
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

A small museum showing the burnt remains of a prest family's home. It is believed that it was destroyed by the Romans at the time of the sacking of the second temple. Although there is not a great deal to see there is a very...More

Thank riabinraider
Reviewed 9 August 2016

In the middle of the Jewish Quarter,about six meters under the street,a whole house of the Katros family found in excavayions 1970.Opened to the public 1991 THE HOUSE WAS BURNED YEAR 70/The area that was near the Temple was rich area of Temple Cohanim

Thank airport2015
Reviewed 26 April 2016

around july and auguste in the year 70 ac the roman siege of jerusalem end by the destruction of jerusalem...this house has been found after the excavations made after the six days war since everything was already destroyed....and this discover shows the testimony of the...More

Thank Michel S
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