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Treasures of the Israel Museum

Treasures of the Israel Museum April 25, 2012 | Things to Do | Read More

Not to be Missed Jerusalem Architecture

Not to be Missed Jerusalem Architecture April 20, 2012 | Things to Do | Read More

Best Places to Take In Art in Jerusalem

Best Places to Take In Art in Jerusalem February 27, 2012 | Things to Do | Read More
Jerusalem’s historic sites are amazing, but sometimes visitors want to get a taste of Israeli culture too.  Where to go to see the best art in Jerusalem? Israel Museum Jerusalem doesn’t have just one “art museum” – - there are many places to take in art in the holy city,...

Jerusalem, Israel: Where to Take Visitors for Dinner

Jerusalem, Israel: Where to Take Visitors for Dinner November 15, 2011 | Food, Things to Do, Travel Tips | Read More
Jerusalem shows itself off best via its neighborhoods, and the best places to take visitors for dinner are those that showcase the varied architecture and cuisine of the city. Take the Rooftop Restaurant of the Mamilla Hotel, for example.  No doubt your visitors will have spent a good portion of their...

Jerusalem’s Shrine of the Book:Home of the Dead Sea Scrolls

Jerusalem’s Shrine of the Book:Home of the Dead Sea Scrolls September 28, 2011 | Things to Do, What's New | Read More
The most ancient Biblical scrolls ever discovered have been housed in the specially designed Shrine of the Book at Jerusalem’s Israel Museum since 1965. The Shrine is kept at a perfect temperature for preservation of the ancient scrolls by continual jets of cool water streaming down on the structure. Dating...

Free Museum Entrance for International Museum Day 2011

Free Museum Entrance for International Museum Day 2011 May 17, 2011 | Events, Things to Do, Travel Tips, What's New | Read More
Almost every museum in Israel will be taking part in International Museum Day that takes place on Wednesday, May 18 this year.  That means free entrance to the latest exhibits at 76 museums all across the country, including most of Jerusalem’s prime cultural outlets. Israel Museum, Jerusalem....

Family-Friendly Holiday Activities in Jerusalem

Family-Friendly Holiday Activities in Jerusalem December 8, 2010 | Events, Things to Do, Travel Tips | Read More
Hanukkah is over, but the Holy Land is, after all THE place where the Christmas story began, so if you’re traveling to Jerusalem over the Christmas-New Year’s holiday, here’s a rundown of family activities to enjoy. Take a tour to nearby Bethlehem–about 10 minutes from Jerusalem...

Israel Museum Dazzles After $100M Face Lift

Israel Museum Dazzles After $100M Face Lift August 2, 2010 | Events, Things to Do, What's New | Read More
Even during the three years it was closed for renovations, visitors couldn’t keep away from Jerusalem’s Israel Museum. The Israel Museum is Israel’s national museum and visitors and residents alike are drawn to the place as the central repository of Jewish culture in the world and one of the “must...

Israel Museum To Reopen After 3 Year Facelift

Israel Museum To Reopen After 3 Year Facelift July 21, 2010 | Events, Things to Do, What's New | Read More
Every country has some kind of national museum that showcases local culture and history.  When you’re talking about a country with as rich and ancient history as Israel, you could figure that the national museum would be quite something. New museum entrance with Knesset in the background Well,...
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