×
Notice
This website or its third-party tools use cookies, which are necessary to its functioning and required to achieve the purposes illustrated in the cookie policy.
If you want to know more or withdraw your consent to all or some of the cookies, please refer to the cookie policy.
By closing this banner, scrolling this page, clicking a link or continuing to browse otherwise, you agree to the use of cookies.
To accept | Read more
HeaderMain-GetPartialViewNoCache = 0
HeaderContext-GetPartialViewNoCache = 0
HeaderBreadcrumb-GetPartialViewNoCache = 0
AdvValica-GetPartialView = 0

The Israel Museum in Jerusalem  

HeaderPageTitle-GetPartialViewNoCache = 0
Overall Evaluation
  
Rank 6# on 39
number of ratings 7
Nakhman Avigad Street, Jerusalem 91710
+972 2-670-8811
shiraco@imj.org.il

Description

The Israel Museum in Jerusalem is a world class museum which has been influenced by Israeli architecture.
The Shrine of the Book is a well known structure within the museum with an onion shaped roof designed by American architects.
The main attraction of this museum is the Dead Sea Scrolls which were found in 1947. Below the dome is a structure similar to a wooden Torah rod which represents the Great Isaiah Scroll. It is believed to be a thousand years older than the oldest biblical script.
The Judaica Wing has manuscripts from various Jewish communities including those of Italy, Poland and Iran.
The Archeology Wing has a large collection of items and is the largest section of the museum.
There is a gift shop, bookstore, auditorium and a snack bar in the Bronfman Bezalel Complex which is in the main building.
The museum complex also features a landscaped Billy Rose Art Garden and an archaeological garden.

AttractionDetailTopContainer-GetPartialView = 0,0156262
AdvValica-GetPartialView = 0
AdvValica-GetPartialView = 0
VideoListGuideNewsletter-GetPartialView = 0
MapSinglePin-GetPartialView = 0
CommonPluginEuropeAssistence-GetPartialView = 0

Reviews The Israel Museum

Write your review about The Israel Museum
Level 9     1 Trophy    Viaggia: Couple
Overall rating
AttractionDetailReviewList-GetPartialView = 0

Do you know Jerusalem? Tell us you opinion!

Your contribution can be useful for other tourists
Move the pointer on the adjective that best represents this destination
General:
Horrible
Wonderful
ReviewAddReview-GetPartialView = 0,0156267
AttractionListNear_2xN-GetPartialView = 0

Hotel near The Israel Museum

HotelListNear_2xN-GetPartialView = 0,0156258
AdvValica-GetPartialView = 0
AttractionFilterListOther-GetPartialView = 0
AdvValica-GetPartialView = 0
VideoListGuideNewsletter-GetPartialView = 0
ReviewLatestSmall-GetPartialView = 0,0156262

Search for offers in Jerusalem

HotelSearch-GetPartialView = 0

The carry-on guide

Free Download
Jerusalem PDF Guide
GuideList-GetPartialView = 0
CommonInfoZoneInfo-GetPartialView = 0,0156262
Gallery_3xN_Small-GetPartialView = 0
JoinUs-GetPartialView = 0
AdvValica-GetPartialView = 0
AdvValica-GetPartialView = 0
Footer-GetPartialView = 0
AdvValica-GetPartialView = 0
AdvValica-GetPartialView = 0