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Opera in the Galleries
DIRECTOR'S WELCOME | PLAN YOUR VISIT November 16 - 30, 2013
 
 
 

Hanukkah is coming - plan your family's activities ahead »

 
 
 
AIRCRAFT CARRIER:AMERICAN IDEAS AND ISRAELI ARCHITECTURES

OPENING EXHIBITIONS

4 exhibitions; opening December 4; for 4 months

Four exhibitions explore the meeting point between the human body, space and time.

Gideon Gechtman: 1942—2008 »

Squeeze: Video Works by Mika Rottenberg »

Fragments »

COLLECTING DUST in Contemporary Israeli Art »

More exhibitions »

SPECIAL EVENTS

OPERA IN THE GALLERIES
November 24,25, 27, and 28
A unique collaboration between the Israeli Opera and the Israel Museum.

OPERA IN THE GALLERY

Opera soloists accompanied by a pianist, and a string quartet perform everything from arias to pop music, resonating with the art displayed in four different galleries.

Only 8 performances. Limited space!  »
Discount for Members. Tickets »


FIRST WEEKEND OF HAMSHUSHALAYIM
November 28, 9:00 pm-1:00 am | Free »

 
 
 


GALLERY TALKS AND TOURS

MEET OUR MAIN EXHIBITION CURATORS

Making an Entrance: »
Botticelli (in English)
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Women Design Ceremonial Objects »
Herod the Great »

All gallery talks »

Tours  »

Hamshushalyim tours »

MONDAY LECTURE SERIES - THE SECOND SERIES

Behind the Scenes opens November 18. (Hebrew) »

DID YOU KNOW?

The U.S. Secretary of State called the State of Israel the largest American aircraft carrier in the world. America's influence on Israeli society and architecture can be seen in the exhibition Aircraft Carrier American Ideas and Israeli Architectures that came straight from the Venice Biennale and opened one week ago, until January 4, 2014. »

A shop with merchandise designed by Tal Erez is located in the galleries. »

 
 
 

FAMILY TIME - GET READY FOR HANUKKAH

FUNTAZI: BLACK THEATER ON HANUKKAH

FunTazi features invisible performers and special lighting which create a show steeped in magic and imagination.

Mon-Tues, December 2-3

Tickets  »

DAILY WORKSHOPS ON HANUKKAH (HEBREW)

Tricky dreidels
Illusions of light and darkness
Old fashioned oil candles
A mysterious Hanukkah riddle
Sun-Thurs, December 1-5, 10:00 am-3:00 pm | IS 15 »

HANUKKAH STORY TIME IN THE ILLUSTRATION LIBRARY
Dances of light and darkness with Dalit Yisahar
Sun-Thurs, December 1-5, 12:00 pm »

IN THE RECYCLING WORKSHOP
Lying doughnuts
Thurs, November 28
Sun-Thurs, December 1-5
10:00 am-4:00 pm »

TIME TRAVEL: ANIMATED FILM
The story of the Dead Sea Scrolls. Ages 6+ (Hebrew)  »
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TRIPLE TUESDAY
Color and Light - 3 activities including a story, the Recycling Workshop and a surprise activity - all in one ticket.
Ages 4-8 (Hebrew)
November 19, 26  »

 
 
 
 

FOR MEMBERS ONLY

NEIGHBORING SOUNDS
The Museum hosts a concert series performed by outstanding students from the Conservatory of the Jerusalem Academy of Music and Dance. Fri, November 15

INTRODUCING THE FIRST JEWISH ARTISTS
Exhibition curator Shlomit Steinberg on the exhibition artists Making an Entrance. Tues, November 19

DRAWINGS AND DRAWING
A tour of Amir Balaban's exhibition Naturally Tainted followed by a drawing workshop in the open air.
Fri, November 22

20% discount on Herod's Menu in the Modern Restaurant (4 diners)

MEMBER DISCOUNTS  »
BECOME A MEMBER  »

 

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Free entrance for children (under 18, excluding groups) during Hanukkah: 28.11 – 4.12 Courtesy of William & Linda Hecht

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HAMSHUSHALAYIM AT THE MUSEUM - FREE ENTRANCE

THREE NIGHTS IN DECEMBER

Take advantage of late-night visits to selected exhibitions, guided tours and special performances inspired by leading Jerusalem figures.
Thursdays, December 5, 12 and 19
9:00 pm-1:00 am »

Uri Banai: Songs and Stories
December 12, 19 - 10:00 pm »