Purim 2020, masquerade ball, family activities at the Israel Museum



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Purim 2020 at the Israel Museum

Purim 2020 at the Israel Museum

Masquerade Ball

  • Price: NIS 54 | *children NIS 34 | child of personal membership holders NIS 28 | Free for family membership holders, and for a child-member

* Purim events will be held in accordance with the Ministry of Health instructions

A party against the backdrop of video art, costume workshops, tours in search of masks throughout the Museum, and more….

Party for Parents and Children
With DJ Freddy and a video display made especially for the occasion

Wexner Gallery
12:30 pm to 3:30 pm

The Quest for Masks 
Touring the galleries in search of masks, children and parents will encounter remote cultures from faraway lands: from Mexico, North America, Africa, Oceania, and the Far East; from ancient art to modern art.

Leaving from Upper Information Desk
10:30 am | 11:00 am | 11:30 am | 12:30 pm | 2:00 pm | 2:30 pm

Esther Scroll and Rattles in the Jewish Art and Life Wing

Get acquainted with objects that accompanied the Jewish festival of Purim in communities around the world.
Jewish Festivals Gallery, Jewish Art and Life Wing
11:30 am | 12:00 pm | 1:00 pm


Costume Workshop
Prepare your own costume, inspired by the exhibtions BAUHAUS: our play, our party, our work with the guidance of the Museum artist-teachers

Wexner Gallery
10:30 am ; 11:15 am ; 12:00 am

Puppet Theater - for Young Children
Watch a puppet show inspired by the puppet theater at the Bauhaus school 100 years ago

BAUHAUS exhibition, (upstairs), The Youth Wing
11:00 am ; 1:30 pm

Story Time - for Young Children
The Princess will come at 4 O'Clock

The story teller will tell a tale from the Land of Tales

Youth Wing Library
11:30 pm ; 2:30 pm

Masks Workshop
Together we will make special masks made of nets and other recycling materials in a parents and children workshop

Youth Wing
11:30 am ; 12:30 pm ; 2:00 pm
Register at the Youth Wing on the day

Time Travel: The Story of the Dead Sea Scrolls

Join Alma on a journey through time to discover the incredible story of the Dead Sea Scrolls (Hebrew with English subtitles)

Tues | 10.3 | Every Half Hour 10:30 am - 7:30 pm
In the Dorot Auditorium


*Child's ticket: age 3-17