No visit to the Holy Land is complete without spending a good few hours – or days – getting lost in this outstanding museum.
Arguably Israel’s most magnificent cultural asset, the Israel Museum is consistently ranked among the world’s leading art and archaeology museums. Housing encyclopedic collections with works dating from prehistory to the present day in archaeology, fine art, and Jewish art, this is the place to get schooled on Israel’s 5,000-year history.
|Venue name:||The Israel Museum|
11 Ruppin Rd
|Opening hours:||Sun, Mon, Wed, Thu 10:00-17:00; Tue 16:00-21:00; Fri 10:00-14:00; Sat 10:00-17:00|
|Price:||NIS 54 (Adult), NIS 39 (Student), NIS 27 (Children under 18/Senior)|
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How do we remember what we remember? Boltanski, a French artist most well-known for his photography installations and contemporary conceptual style, has been exploring mechanisms of memory through photography and commemorative objects since the 1970s....Contemporary art Until Wednesday October 31 2018
Oren Eliav: How to Disappear Completely
Young Israeli painter, Oren Eliav, works with an intricate mixed media process to create his fascinating and novel oil painting technique. For his new exhibition at the Israel Museum, Eliav has illustrated the story of Lucretia through a combination of...Painting Until Wednesday October 31 2018
Zoya Cherkassky, Pravda
On exhibit at the Israel Museum through October 31, 2018, is a series of Cherkassky's paintings and drawings done over the past few years, looking back at the great immigration from Russia and the former Soviet Union in the early 1990s. This is the acclaimed...Until Wednesday October 31 2018
Things to do
Jerusalem Jazz Festival
Become mesmerized by the music at The 4th Annual Jerusalem Jazz Festival. With performances by Israeli and international jazz artists who perform in one-time combinations capturing the ears of attendees. Performances will fill gallery halls of the Israel...Festivals Wednesday December 12 2018 - Friday December 14 2018