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Israel Museum

11 Derekh Ruppin, Jerusalem 9543500, Israel
+972 2-670-8811
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USD 425.00*
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Private Tour : Israel Museum with Art History and Culture Combined
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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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  • Average2%
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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 via mobile

This place amazing awesome place to visit. I would say this is a must to see. I would visit this place again loved the biblical history

Thank Artemisa H
Reviewed yesterday

I am delighted to inform you that the National Library, with the help of brilliant computer scientists are laboring to make enhanced copies of the Dead Sea fragments, put them on the internet, and provide searching tools for them as well. This is a long...More

Thank yidonit
Reviewed 2 days ago

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 3 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 4 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 5 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 5 days ago

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

Thank danelran
Reviewed 6 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 1 week 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

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Israel_Museum, Head of Marketing at Israel Museum, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

hi, I'm sorry to hear about your experience. The Israel Museum is happy to give discounts to students who show a valid Student Card at the cashiers. Almost all the exhibits in our gallaries are original (including The Dead Sea Scrolls - The oldest bible...More

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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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Response from DANIELE S | Reviewed this property |
You can buy tickets when you arrive.