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Accessibility

We strive to make the Museum as accessible as possible for disabled visitors
  • Marked handicapped parking is available near the main entrance to the Museum, and the Second Temple Model.
  • An audio system for the hearing-impaired is available at ticket counters.
  • Counters are wheelchair accessible.
  • Discounts on admission to holders of a disabled identification card.
  • Discounts on admission to wheelchair users (admission is free to an escort).
  • Free admission to blind and visually impaired visitors and their escort.
The Campus
  • Entrance to the Museum and interior passages are wheelchair accessible.
  • Wheelchairs and lockers are available in the entrance pavilion.
  • A cloakroom and folding chairs are available near the elevators.
  • A transit vehicle for four is available to those who have difficulty walking through the Route of Passage.
  • Elevators, stair lifts, and ramps are available in the various galleries (* there is no Shabbat elevator)
  • Museum’s restaurants and shops are wheelchair accessible.
  • Maps in various languages are available (details at the Information Desk).
  • Wheelchair accessible stalls are available in rest rooms.
Art Garden
* The Art Garden is inaccessible to wheelchair users (observation points overlook the garden).
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Events All Events

Special Events

No Thing Dies: Museum Talk

Guided Tours

Shrine of the Book and Model of Second Temple Jerusalem

Guided Tours

Shrine of the Book and Model of Second Temple Jerusalem

Guided Tours

Highlights

Guided Tours

Jewish Art and Life

Guided Tours

Art

Guided Tours

Archaeology

Guided Tours

Jewish Art and Life

Guided Tours

Art

Guided Tours

No Place Like Home

Guided Tours

Jewish Art and Life and Synagogue Route

Guided Tours

Creative Paths

Guided Tours

Archaeology

Guided Tours

Shrine of the Book and Model of Second Temple Jerusalem

Guided Tours

Synagogues Route

Gallery talks

Clone of test-images

Guided Tours

Jewish Art and Life

Guided Tours

Highlights

Guided Tours

Shrine of the Book and Model of Second Temple Jerusalem

Special Events

See the Sounds

Guided Tours

Archaeology

Guided Tours

Modern Art

Guided Tours

Highlights

Guided Tours

Shrine of the Book and Model of Second Temple Jerusalem

Special Events

See the Sounds

Guided Tours

Highlights

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Art

Guided Tours

Ai Weiwei Maybe, Maybe Not

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Archaeology

Guided Tours

Jewish Art and Life

Guided Tours

Israeli Art

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Israeli Art

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Highlights

Guided Tours

Art

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Archaeology

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Archaeology

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Jewish Art and Life

Gallery talks

Faces of Power

Guided Tours

Art

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Jewish Art and Life

Guided Tours

Art

Special Events

See the Sounds

Guided Tours

Shrine of the Book and Model of Second Temple Jerusalem

Gallery talks

Francisco Goya: Daydreams and Nightmares

Guided Tours

Ai Weiwei Maybe, Maybe Not

Guided Tours

Archaeology

Guided Tours

Jewish Art and Life and Synagogue Route

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Jewish Art and Life

Guided Tours

Art

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Highlights

Guided Tours

Synagogues Route

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No Place Like Home

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Archaeology

Guided Tours

Synagogues Route

Gallery talks

Venetian Splendor

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Modern Art

Guided Tours

Jewish Art and Life

Guided Tours

Creative Paths

Special Events

The Silk Glove Operation by Ensemble Can

Guided Tours

Temporary Exhibitions

Guided Tours

Highlights

Guided Tours

Shrine of the Book and Model of Second Temple Jerusalem

Special Events

See the Sounds

Guided Tours

Archaeology

Guided Tours

Art

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Modern Art

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Shrine of the Book and Model of Second Temple Jerusalem

Guided Tours

Highlights

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Jewish Art and Life

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Art

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Archaeology

Guided Tours

Synagogues Route

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Art

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No Place Like Home

Guided Tours

Jewish Art and Life and Synagogue Route

Guided Tours

Creative Paths

Guided Tours

Shrine of the Book and Model of Second Temple Jerusalem

Guided Tours

Shrine of the Book and Model of Second Temple Jerusalem

Guided Tours

Jewish Art and Life

Special Events

Present

Guided Tours

Jewish Art and Life

Guided Tours

Highlights

Guided Tours

Shrine of the Book and Model of Second Temple Jerusalem

Music

See the Sounds

Guided Tours

Archaeology

Guided Tours

Modern Art

Guided Tours

Highlights

Guided Tours

Shrine of the Book and Model of Second Temple Jerusalem

Special Events

See the Sounds

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Highlights

Guided Tours

Art

Guided Tours

Ai Weiwei Maybe, Maybe Not

Guided Tours

Archaeology

Guided Tours

Jewish Art and Life

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Israeli Art

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Israeli Art

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Jewish Art and Life and Synagogue Route

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Art

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Archaeology

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Archaeology

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Synagogues Route

Lectures

The Weekly Torah Portion

Guided Tours

Art

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Jewish Art and Life

Guided Tours

Art

Special Events

See the Sounds

Guided Tours

Shrine of the Book and Model of Second Temple Jerusalem

Guided Tours

Modern Art

Guided Tours

Ai Weiwei Maybe, Maybe Not

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Archaeology

Guided Tours

Jewish Art and Life and Synagogue Route

Guided Tours

Israeli Art

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Israeli Art

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Highlights

Guided Tours

Synagogues Route

Special Events

No Place Like Home

Guided Tours

Archaeology

Guided Tours

Jewish Art and Life

Gallery talks

No Place Like Home

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Art

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Jewish Art and Life

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Art

Special Events

The Silk Glove Operation by Ensemble Can

Guided Tours

Temporary Exhibitions

Guided Tours

Highlights

Guided Tours

Shrine of the Book and Model of Second Temple Jerusalem

Special Events

See the Sounds

Guided Tours

Archaeology

Special Events

Art

Guided Tours

Modern Art

Guided Tours

Shrine of the Book and Model of Second Temple Jerusalem

Guided Tours

Jewish Art and Life and Synagogue Route

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Jewish Art and Life

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Art

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Archaeology

Guided Tours

Synagogues Route

Guided Tours

No Place Like Home

Guided Tours

No Place Like Home

Guided Tours

Jewish Art and Life and Synagogue Route

Guided Tours

Creative Paths

Guided Tours

Shrine of the Book and Model of Second Temple Jerusalem

Guided Tours

Temporary Exhibitions

Guided Tours

Synagogues Route

Special Events

Form and Function: Design of Ancient Vessels

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Jewish Art and Life

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Highlights

Guided Tours

Shrine of the Book and Model of Second Temple Jerusalem

Music

See the Sounds

Guided Tours

Archaeology

Guided Tours

Modern Art

Music

See the Sounds

Guided Tours

Shrine of the Book and Model of Second Temple Jerusalem

Guided Tours

Shrine of the Book and Model of Second Temple Jerusalem

Guided Tours

Highlights

Guided Tours

Art

Guided Tours

Ai Weiwei Maybe, Maybe Not

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Archaeology

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Jewish Art and Life

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Israeli Art

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Israeli Art

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Jewish Art and Life and Synagogue Route

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Art

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Archaeology

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Archaeology

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Jewish Art and Life

Gallery talks

Ai Weiwei

Guided Tours

Art

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Highlights

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Art

Special Events

See the Sounds

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Archaeology

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Modern Art

Special Events

See the Sounds

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Archaeology

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Art

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Ai Weiwei Maybe, Maybe Not

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Archaeology

Special Events

Jewish Art and Life and Synagogue Route

Guided Tours

Israeli Art

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Israeli Art

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Highlights

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Art

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No Place Like Home

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Archaeology

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Synagogues Route

Gallery talks

No Place Like Home

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Art

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Jewish Art and Life

Guided Tours

Art

Special Events

The Silk Glove Operation by Ensemble Can

Guided Tours

Temporary Exhibitions

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Highlights

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Shrine of the Book and Model of Second Temple Jerusalem

Guided Tours

Modern Art

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Shrine of the Book and Model of Second Temple Jerusalem

Guided Tours

Jewish Art and Life and Synagogue Route

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Jewish Art and Life

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Art

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Highlights

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Synagogues Route

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No Place Like Home

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No Place Like Home

Guided Tours

Jewish Art and Life

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Shrine of the Book and Model of Second Temple Jerusalem

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Shrine of the Book and Model of Second Temple Jerusalem

Guided Tours

Temporary Exhibitions

Guided Tours

Creative Paths

Special Events

Future

Guided Tours

Israeli Art

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Highlights

Guided Tours

Shrine of the Book and Model of Second Temple Jerusalem

Special Events

See the Sounds

Guided Tours

Archaeology

Guided Tours

Modern Art

Special Events

1967: More than Six Days

Guided Tours

Shrine of the Book and Model of Second Temple Jerusalem

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Shrine of the Book and Model of Second Temple Jerusalem

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Highlights

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Art

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Art

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Archaeology

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Jewish Art and Life

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Israeli Art

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No Place Like Home

Guided Tours

Jewish Art and Life and Synagogue Route

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Art

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Archaeology

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Shrine of the Book and Model of Second Temple Jerusalem

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Synagogues Route

Gallery talks

Micha Bar-Am: 1967

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Art

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Highlights

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Shrine of the Book and Model of Second Temple Jerusalem

Special Events

See the Sounds

Guided Tours

Archaeology

Special Events

Modern Art

Guided Tours

Highlights

Guided Tours

Shrine of the Book and Model of Second Temple Jerusalem

Special Events

See the Sounds

Guided Tours

Archaeology

Guided Tours

Art

Guided Tours

Ai Weiwei Maybe, Maybe Not

Guided Tours

Archaeology

Guided Tours

Jewish Art and Life and Synagogue Route

Guided Tours

Israeli Art

Guided Tours

Israeli Art

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Highlights

Guided Tours

Art

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No Place Like Home

Guided Tours

Archaeology

Guided Tours

Jewish Art and Life

Gallery talks

No Place Like Home

Guided Tours

Art

Guided Tours

Jewish Art and Life

Guided Tours

Art

Special Events

The Silk Glove Operation by Ensemble Can

Guided Tours

Temporary Exhibitions

Guided Tours

Modern Art

Guided Tours

Archaeology

Guided Tours

Jewish Art and Life and Synagogue Route

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Jewish Art and Life

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Art

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Highlights

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Synagogues Route

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No Place Like Home

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No Place Like Home

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Synagogues Route

Gallery talks

European Imprint: Jacob Pins and German Expressionism

Guided Tours

Modern Art

Guided Tours

Temporary Exhibitions

Guided Tours

Creative Paths

Special Events

NABA 2.0

Guided Tours

Israeli Art

Guided Tours

Highlights

Guided Tours

Shrine of the Book and Model of Second Temple Jerusalem

Special Events

See the Sounds

Guided Tours

Archaeology

Guided Tours

Art

Special Events

No Thing Dies: Museum Talk

Guided Tours

Shrine of the Book and Model of Second Temple Jerusalem

Guided Tours

Shrine of the Book and Model of Second Temple Jerusalem

Guided Tours

Highlights

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Art

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Art

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Archaeology

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Jewish Art and Life

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Art

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No Place Like Home

Guided Tours

Jewish Art and Life and Synagogue Route

Guided Tours

Art

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Archaeology

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Shrine of the Book and Model of Second Temple Jerusalem

Guided Tours

Jewish Art and Life

Special Events

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Guided Tours

Jewish Art and Life

Guided Tours

Highlights

Guided Tours

Shrine of the Book and Model of Second Temple Jerusalem

Special Events

See the Sounds

Guided Tours

Archaeology

Guided Tours

Modern Art

Guided Tours

Highlights

Guided Tours

Shrine of the Book and Model of Second Temple Jerusalem

Special Events

See the Sounds

Guided Tours

Archaeology

Guided Tours

Art

Guided Tours

Ai Weiwei Maybe, Maybe Not

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Archaeology

Guided Tours

Jewish Art and Life

Guided Tours

Israeli Art

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Israeli Art

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Highlights

Guided Tours

Art

Special Events

Archaeology

Guided Tours

Archaeology

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Synagogues Route

Gallery talks

Cats and Dogs

Guided Tours

Art

Guided Tours

Jewish Art and Life

Guided Tours

Art

Special Events

Archaeology

Guided Tours

Ai Weiwei Maybe, Maybe Not

Guided Tours

Archaeology

Guided Tours

Jewish Art and Life and Synagogue Route

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Jewish Art and Life

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Art

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Highlights

Guided Tours

Synagogues Route

Guided Tours

No Place Like Home

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No Place Like Home

Guided Tours

Jewish Art and Life

Gallery talks

License to Paint French Academic Art in the 19th Century

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Modern Art

Guided Tours

Jewish Art and Life

Guided Tours

Creative Paths

Special Events

Moritz Daniel Oppenheim: The First Jewish Painter

Guided Tours

Temporary Exhibitions

Guided Tours

Highlights

Guided Tours

Shrine of the Book and Model of Second Temple Jerusalem

Special Events

See the Sounds

Guided Tours

Archaeology

Guided Tours

Art

Special Events

See the Sounds

Visitor Info

Opening Hours

Special Opening Hours

Tuesdays and Wednesdays in August the Museum is open 10 am - 9 pm

Free entrance for soldiers doing compulsory military service and for those doing National Service, courtesy of Israeli Friends of the Israel Museum

Free entrance for children (under 18, excluding groups and workshops) on Tues and Sat thoughout the year, courtesy of the Canadian Friends of the Israel Museum and David and Inez Myers, Cleveland, Ohio

Rockefeller Museum is closed on Tues, Fri, and Holiday Eves
Ticho House is closed on Saturdays

 

Visitor Info

Locations

Ticho House
Sun, Mon, Tues, Thurs 10 am – 5 pm
Wed 10 am – 9 pm
Fri and Holiday Eves 10 am – 2 pm
Sat closed.
10 HaRav Agan Street
Tel: 645 3746,
ticho@imj.org.il
Rockefeller Museum
Sun, Mon, Wed, Thurs 10 am – 3 pm
Sat 10 am – 2 pm
Closed Tues, Fri and Holiday Eves
27 Sultan Suleiman St.
Tel: 628 2251
fawziib@imj.org.il
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Campus Map

Museum Gallery Map
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Directions and Transportation

Find Us
The Israel Museum is located in Jerusalem on 11 Ruppin Boulevard, Hakyria, near the Knesset (Israeli Parliament).
The Israel Museum, Jerusalem
POB 71117
Jerusalem, 9171002
Israel
Tel: 972-2-670-8811
Fax: 972-2-677-1332
Transportation
By Bus
Bus lines: 7, 9, 14, 35, 66
Direct from Tel Aviv, line 100 from Shapirim Junction Parking
Information and schedules »
or dial Kol Kav *8787
By Car
Parking for cars and bicycles outside the Museum
GPS - Avraham Granot Street
WAZE - Israel Museum
Parking available for Museum visitors. Limited number of parking spaces.
Museum visitors are requested to retain entrance tickets, or receipts from Museum stores, or restaurants for presentation at the exit booth of the parking lot.
Ticho House
10 HaRav Agan Street, Jerusalem
Free entrance 
Tel: 02 645-3746 
email: ticho@imj.org.il
The Rockefeller Museum
POB 71117
91710 Jerusalem 
email: fawziib@imj.org.il
Tel: for groups: 02 670-8074
Fax: 02 670-8063
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Dining

Modern
Modern, the Museum's kosher meat restaurant, is designed in an early modernist style. It offers contemporary Jerusalem cuisine and a rich collection of quality wines. Adjoining a plaza and overlooking the Valley of the Cross, this restaurant specializes in hosting private and business events. 
Modern is kosher meat, under the supervision of the Chief Rabbinate of Jerusalem. Dining in the restaurant does not require purchase of an admissions ticket to the Museum. Museum members and Friends of the Israel Museum are entitled to a 10% discount. 
Parking is free and the restaurant is accessible to all. 
Open: Sun, Mon, Wed,Thurs from 11:30 am - 5 pm, Tues 11:30 am - 11 pm, Fri 10 am - 2 pm 
For inquiries: 02 648-0862.
To arrange events: 054-778-8558; 054-304-0279; events@modern.co.il 
See Modern's website »
 

Mansfeld
Mansfeld, the Museum's dairy cafés, are named after Al Mansfeld, the first architect of the Israel Museum and winner of the Israel Prize for Architecture for his design of the Museum. The café's rich menu includes home-baked goods, cakes, sandwiches, salads and hot dishes. The café is suitable for hosting private events.
Mansfeld is kosher dairy under the supervision of the Chief Rabbinate of Jerusalem. 
Dining in the café does not require purchase of an admissions ticket to the Museum. Museum members and Friends of the Israel Museum are entitled to a 10% discount. 
Parking is free and the restaurant is accessible to all. 
Open: Sun, Mon, Wed, Thurs 8 am - 5 pm | Tues 8 am - 9 pm | Fri 8 am - 2 pm. 
For inquiries: 02 563-6280; Fax: 02 561-8399; cafe@mansfeld.co.il
To arrange events: 054-884-7133 or 050-997-8800
See Mansfeld's website »
 


Chic Café
Chic Café is a dairy café located at the entrance to the Model of Jerusalem in the Second Temple Model. The menu includes fine coffee and cold drinks, sandwiches, salads (soups in the winter), cakes, ice cream and snacks. 
Dining in the café does not require purchase of an admissions ticket to the Museum. Museum members and Friends of the Israel Museum are entitled to a 10% discount. 
Parking is free and the restaurant is accessible to all. 
Open Sun Mon Wed Thurs 8 am - 5 pm; Tues 8 am - 6 pm; Fri 8 am - 2 pm, Sat 8 am - 5 pm 
Cafe Tel: 02 633-2555, yossi.stark@gmail.com
 

Anna Italian Café 

Ticho House
10 HaRav Agan Street
Sun – Thurs 1 pm – 11pm 
Fri 12 pm – 3pm 
Kosher dairy, Jerusalem Rabbinate 
Tel: 02 543-4144 
host@annarest.co.il

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Services

Museum Information
Please feel free to contact Museum Information with any questions.
Tel: 02 670-8811 info@imj.org.il
Cloakroom and folding chairs
A cloakroom and folding chairs are available at the end of the Route of Passage, next to the elevators. Please inquire at the Information Desk.
Wheelchairs and disabled access
Wheelchairs are available in the Entrance Pavilion. Please inquire at the Information Desk for details. Much of the Israel Museum is wheelchair-accessible, and an ongoing renovation program continues to improve access for the disabled. Wheelchair-accessible places include the entrance pavilion, the Shrine of the Book, and the Model of Jerusalem in the Second Temple Period. Download the PDF accessibility map of the campus. Accessibility in the Museum »
Parking
Parking available for Museum visitors. Limited number of parking spaces. Museum visitors are requested to retain entrance tickets, or receipts from Museum stores or restaurants for presentation at the exit booth of the parking lot. Bicycle parking Available in the entrance plaza of the Museum
Audio guides
Audio guides for some permanent exhibitions in selected languages are included in the Museum entrance fee and are available at the Entrance Pavilion. The exhibitions include: The Shrine of the Book, the Second Temple Model and the Art Garden. Audio guides are also appropriate for hearing impaired visitors.
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Museum Stores

Shop online

We are committed to bringing you the best that Israel has to offer. Whether you’re looking for exquisite jewelry made with materials unique to Israel, organic farm-fresh preserves, world-renowned Dead Sea skincare or home décor from internally acclaimed Israeli artists, we’ll send it to you straight from Israel.

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Take the Museum experience home with you

Everyone buys gifts, but only at the Israel Museum shops do they come with a story. Each story reveals a new, and exciting world - all inspired by from the vast and unique collections of the Museum, from both the permanent exhibitions and special exhibitions. Discover the story behind specially-produced articles to make your your Museum experience linger on.

* Special benefits and discounts for Museum Members and an additional 10% discount on all products.

Be inspired
Discover items inspired by the Shrine of the Book, the Ahava (Love) sculpture from the Art Garden, a wide range of Judaica items; Hanukkah menorahs, wine cups, candlesticks, and more. Choose from the many children's products, as well as the exclusive and distinctive jewelry created by top Israeli and international designers.
Museum Stores
The three stores are located: at the entrance to the Second Temple Model, on the central cardo of the Museum opposite the Bella and Harry Wexner Gallery, and the main store in the entrance pavilion. No entrance fee required to the main store and parking is free!
Israel Museum Products, Ltd.
Israel Museum Products, Ltd. is an Israel Museum commercial corporation which operates three stores on the Museum campus. The company holds exclusive rights to create products for the Israel Museum inspired by the Museum's collection of unique items and temporary exhibitions. The company is committed to the inclusion of disadvantaged sectors, both in its stores and among workers involved in the product development and manufacture, in cooperation with various foundations and the Ministry of Economy and Industry. Special benefits and discounts for Museum Members and an additional 10% discount on all products.
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Members

Become a Member
For annual Membership fees »
Sign up online »
Benifits, discounts and special activities
Check the Member's Page for ongoing Membership benefits: exhibitions pre-openings just for members, special lectures, guided tours in the Museum and at other cultural institutions, discounts and more.
Give a Museum Membership to those you love - the gift that people love to get.
Purchase a membership for a friend and gain an additional month on your own membership for free. Please call for more details Tel: 02 670-8855
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Tickets

Purchase tickets online to the Museum and events
Full-cost tickets may be purchased online or at the box office. Please note that discount tickets for children and youth, students, seniors, disabled visitors, IDF soldiers, National Service personnel, repeat visits within three months, and Jerusalem Resident cardholders are available only at the box office.
Free admission in August

Free admission for children until the age of 17 on Tuesdays and Saturdays (not for groups and does not include performances and workshops)

Tickets

NIS

Adults

 54

Students

 39

Children and teens (aged 5 to 17)  Free on Tues and Sat  (except groups and workshops)

 27

Senior Citizen (Upon presentation of official Israeli Ezrach Vatik or International ID)
(Cannot be purchased online)

 27

Disabled

 27

Soldier / National Service (Upon presentation of suitable ID)

Free

Repeat Visit (within 3 months) (No double discounts)

 27

Jerusalem Resident Cardholder

 46

Leumi 1+1 cardholders, Discount on tickets purchased in advance on the Leumi Card website, (No double discounts)
Isracard customers 50% discount, Code must be downloaded from the Isracard app/site, (No double discounts)

Please note: Tickets to the Museum are valid for two years from the date of purchase.
For information about special cultural events and purchasing tickets online »
Free audio guide for hearing impaired visitors included with all tickets. Group visits for people with special needs »

Terms and conditions
  • Tickets may be purchased online only at full cost for adults
  • Collection of tickets is conditional upon presentation of the credit card used to purchase the tickets
  • A ticket is valid until the stub is torn from the ticket or until the bar code is scanned at the entrance to the Museum
  • A ticket is valid only for one admission and one reentry on the day of the visit
  • There are no multiple discounts
  • Admission tickets to the Museum do not include admission to events, performances, or workshops to which additional fees are charged
  • Possession of an admission ticket only permits the visitor to enter the Museum campus 
  • Tickets may be collected at the ticket office or at automated ticket vendors, located at the Museum Entrance Pavilion

Staff List

 

Senior Staff
Deputy Director and Acting Director Ayelet Shiloh Tamir 02-670-8889
Tamar and Teddy Kollek, Chief Curator of Archaeology Dr. Haim Gitler 02-670-8812
Chief Curator, Jewish Art and Life Daisy Raccah-Djivre 02-670-8844
Yulla and Jacques Lipchitz, Chief Curator of Fine Arts Mira Lapidot 02-670-8987
Head of the Ruth Youth Wing for Art Education Dr. Eli Bruderman 02-677-1355
Head of Curatorial Services Tania Coen-Uzzielli 02-677-1356
Deputy Director for Development and International Relations Laura Gilinski 02-670-8098
Special Professional Consultant to the Finance Department Daniel Mimran 02-670-8828
Head of Human Resources Dvora Feinstein 02-670-8956

 

Senior Administrative Support

Company Secretary Yael Shinar 02-670-8889
Executive Assistant to the Director Chandi Medad 02-670-8801

 

Samuel and Saidye Bronfman Archaeology Wing

Tamar and Teddy Kollek Chief Curator
Curator of Numismatics
Dr. Haim Gitler 02-670-8812
Assistant to the Chief Curator Tali Sharvit 02-670-8045
Curator of Chalcolithic and  Bronze Age Periods Nurith Goshen 02-670-8829
Frieder Burda Curator of Iron Age and Persian Periods Dr. Eran Arie 02-670-8877
Senior Curator of Hellenistic, Roman, and Byzantine Periods David Mevorah 02-670-8816
Associate Curator of Hellenistic, Roman, and Byzantine Periods Rachel Caine Kreinin 02-670-8816
Senior Curator of Islamic Art and Archaeology Naama Brosh 02-670-8834
Associate Curator of Numismatics Yaniv Schauer 02-670-8831
Curator of Ancient Glass Natasha Katsnelson 02-670-8830
Jeannette and Jonathan Rosen Curator of Egyptian Archaeology Dr. Shirly Ben-Dor Evian 02-670-8934
Ilse Katz Leibholz Curator of Prehistoric Cultures Ahiad Ovadia 02-670-8821
Rodney E. Soher Curator of Western Asiatic Antiquities Laura A. Peri 02-670-8856
Rodney E. Soher Curator of Classical Archaeology Galit Bennett-Dahan 02-670-8849
Lizbeth and George Krupp Curator of the Dead Sea Scrolls
and Head of the Shrine of the Book
Dr. Adolfo Roitman 02-633-2568
Curator, Shrine of the Book Hagit Maoz 02-633-2565
Curator of the Rockefeller Museum Fawzi Ibrahim 02-677-1363
Registrar Bella Gershovich 02-670-8885
Senior Editor of English Publications Nancy Benovitz 02-670-8833
Coordinator Alison Ashenberg 02-670-8937
Coordinator, Shrine of the Book Rotem Arieli 02-633-2569
Project Management Officer Matan-El Shukrun 02-670-8885

 

Jack, Joseph, and Morton Mandel Wing for Jewish Art and Life

Chief Curator, Curator, Skirball Department of Judaica Daisy Raccah-Djivre 02-670-8844
Assistant to the Chief Curator Miki Joelson 02-677-1329
Senior Curator, Julia and Leo Forchheimer Department of Jewish Ethnography No'am Bar'am-Ben Yossef 02-670-8016
Senior Curator, Skirball Department of Judaica Dr. Rachel Sarfati 02-670-8819
Curator Sharon Weiser-Ferguson 02-670-8802
Associate Curator Efrat Assaf-Shapira 02-670-8986
Storage and Collection Manager Gioia Perugia T02-670-8978
Project Management Officer Chen Tuvia Mellul 02-670-8844
Archive Officer, Isidore and Anne Falk Information Center Revital Hovav 02-677-1304
Database Coordinator, Isidore and Anne Falk Information Center Alona Farber 02-677-1311

 

Edmond and Lily Safra Fine Arts Wing

Yulla and Jacques Lipchitz Chief Curator. Acting Landeau Family
Curator of Contemporary Art
Mira Lapidot 02-670-8987
Assistant to the Chief Curator Shua Ben-Ari 02-677-1352
Senior Curator and Head of the David Orgler Department of Israeli Art Dr. Amitai Mendelsohn 02-670-8841
Curator, David Orgler Department of Israeli Art Aya Miron 02-670-8841
Hans Dichand Senior Curator of European Art Shlomit Steinberg 02-670-8989
David Rockefeller Senior Curator, Stella Fischbach
Department of Modern Art
Dr. Adina Kamien-Kazhdan 02-670-8014
Associate Curator, Stella Fischbach Department of Modern Art Efrat Aharon 02-670-8047
Associate Curator, Stella Fischbach Department of Modern Art Noga Eliash-Zalmanovich 02-670-8971
Michael Bromberg Head Curator, Ruth and Joseph Bromberg
Department of Prints and Drawings
Tanya Sirakovich 02-670-8969
Curator, Ruth and Joseph Bromberg Department of Prints and Drawings Ronit Sorek 02-670-8853
Curator of the Norman Bier Section for Maps of the Holy Land 
Department of Prints and Drawings
Ariel Tishby 02-670-8921
Associate Curator, Ruth and Joseph Bromberg
Department of Prints and Drawings
Nirit Sharon Debel 02-670-8065
Horace and Grace Goldsmith Curator, Noel and
Harriette Levine Department of Photography
Dr. Noam Gal 02-677-1335
Associate Curator, Section for Photographic Estates Yudit Caplan 02-670-8843
Curator of Interdisciplinary Art Talia Amar 02-670-8894
Curator, Department of Design and Architecture Dan Handel 02-670-8882
Associate Curator, Department of Design and Architecture Osnat Sirkin 02-670-8882
Curator, Marcel Lorber Department of Asian Art Miriam Malachi 02-670-8840
Benjamin Weiss Senior Curator, Art of the Americas Yvonne Fleitman 02-670-8015
Senior Curator, Arts of Africa and Oceania Dorit Shafir 02-670-8955
Curator of Ticho House Timna Seligman 02-670-8913
Head of Information Center for Israeli Art Dr. Allison Kupietzky 02-670-8018
Project Management Officer Daniel Galperin 02-670-8990

 

Ruth Youth Wing for Art Education

Head of the Ruth Youth Wing and Head of Exhibitions Dr. Eli Bruderman 02-677-1355
Assistant to the Chief Curator Liora Vogelman 02-677-1336
Coordinator Naama Drori 02-670-8052
Administrative Director Nava Shwartz 02-670-8068
Senior Curator of Art Courses Eldad Shaaltiel 02-670-8961
Senior Curator of the Resnick Art Education Training Center Lihi Sapir 02-670-8860
Dita and Paul Morawetz Curator of Guided Tours Flavia Lwow 02-677-1305
Head of Educational Programs and Events Daniella Shalev 02-677-1373
Associate Curator Educational Programs and Events Lena Charash-Zehavi 02-677-1302
Associate Curator of Exhibitions and Project Management Officer Smadar Gafni 02-670-8825
Associate Curator of the Feinstein Recycling Room Telma Schultz 02-670-8963
Associate Curator of Illustrated Children's Books Orna Granot 02-670-8952
Associate Curator for Museum Education Delila Hizmi 02-670-8964
Curator for Museum Education Ella Regev 02-670-8053
Associate Curator for Museum Education Ella Cohen 02-670-8053
Nordmann Family Associate Curator of Educational Projects Dr. Kobi Ben-Meir 02-670-8033
Associate Curator for People with Special Needs Timnah Shahar 02-677-1379
Coordinator of Guided Tours in Arabic Melhem Bader 02-670-8036
Coordinator of Guided Tours Emilia Vid 02-670-8884
Coordinator of Guided Tours Nava Churchman 02-670-8805

 

Curatorial Services

Head of Curatorial Services Curator, Jewish Art and Life Tania Coen-Uzzielli 02-677-1356
Project Management Officer Liat Benzguida 02-677-1357
Designer and Deputy to the Head of Publications Yael Bamberger 02-670-8892
Senior Editor of English Publications Anna Barber 02-670-8981
Senior Editor of Hebrew Publications Tami Michaeli 02-670-8979
Chief Designer Oren Sagiv 02-670-8983
Head of Technical Services Yaniv Cohen 02-670-8898
PMO, Technical Services Artur Avakov 02-670-8908
Head of Audiovisual Department Menahem Amin 02-670-8879
Head of Restoration Laboratories Sharon Tager 02-670-8881
Head of Paper Conservation Laboratory Michael Maggen 02-670-8808
Head of Object Conservation Laboratory Andrei Vainer 02-670-8810
Acting Head of Chemistry Laboratory Irit Lev-Beit 02-670-8817
Head of Painting Conservation Laboratory Ghiora Elon 02-677-1380
Head of Photography Elie Posner 02-670-8931
Image Resources and Copyright Management Rachel Laufer 02-670-8064
Registrar Bareket Mann 02-670-8030
Special Projects, Office of the Registrar Daphna Lapidot 02-677-1301
Head of Traveling Exhibitions Sivan Eran-Levian 02-677-1317
Exhibition Budget and Insurance Officer Dalia Angel 02-670-8897
Head of Shipping and Loans Henk van Doornik 02-677-1316
PMO, Shipping and Loans Tal Elispur 02-670-8031
Collections Database Manager Dr. Allison Kupietzky 02-670-8928

 

Library

Nina Abrams Chief Librarian Vicky Leiderman 02-670-1306

 

Development and International Relations

Deputy Director for Development and International Relations Laura Gilinski 02-670-8098
Director, Israeli Friends Lea Rotstein 02-670-8815
Coordinator, Donor Relations and Head of Special Projects Susan Strul 02-670-8917
Coordinator, Special Programs and Events Judith Amselem 02-670-8861
Coordinator, Donor Relations Carina Auerbach-Hod 02-670-8890
Development Officer Linda Nechamkin-Sinvani 02-670-8899
Assistant to the Deputy Director Yvette Nahmia-Messinas 02-670-8098

 

Administration and Finance

Deputy Director Ayelet Shiloh Tamir 02-670-8889
Chief Building Officer Dalia Lazar 02-670-8909
Head of Special Events Neta Cohen 02-670-8895
Special Professional Consultant to the Finance Department Daniel Mimran 02-670-8828
Comptroller Yair Lev 02-677-1372
Budget Officer Sonia Gurtovnik 02-670-8944
Head of Human Resources Dvora Feinstein 02-670-8956
Deputy Head of Human Resources Sigalit Sapir 02-670-8957
Head of Salary Section Silvana Ala 02-670-8848
Chief Security and Contingency Officer Oded Rahamim 02-670-8839
Head of Building and Maintenance Itzike Esterkin 02-670-8851
Head of Logistics and Purchasing Avigdor Nadav 02-670-8941
Head of Museum Archives Tamar Soffer 02-670-8037

 

Marketing and Public Relations

Head of Marketing Ran Lior 02-677-1323
Spokesperson Rachel Schechter 02-670-8935
Foreign Press Officer Michal Marmary 054- 6610602
Curator of New Media and Head of Internet Office Dr. Susan Hazan 02-670-8066
Advertising Coordinator Sima Sayag 02-670-8868
Head of Visitor Services Suzy Gabison 02-670-8888
Head of Membership Natalia Koval 02-670-8855
Marketing Coordinator Lital Vilensky 02-670-8074
Sales Manager Roni Peled 02-670-8824

 

Computer and Information Systems

Chief Information Officer Moti Dozeto 02-670-8028
Technical Manager and User Support Arik Mordechai 02-670-8836

 

The Israel Museum Volunteers Association

Director Nora Brodet (Volunteer) 02-670-8925
Coordinator Ditza Leavy 02-670-8925

 

Israel Museum Products, Ltd.

General Manager Mor Kalev 02-670-8977

 

Comptroller

Ayala Vardi (CPA) 02-670-8804