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Jewish Art Museum at Hechal Shlomo (Wolfson Museum)

Region: Jerusalem and surroundings      Category: Art Museums     

Jewish Art Museum at Hechal Shlomo (Wolfson Museum)

The museum offers a unique experience in understanding Jewish identity and Jewish heritage .The museum’s collection includes unique objects from Jewish communities in Israel and abroad, from different time periods and is considered among the world’s finest. The museum’s exhibitions include an exhibit on the material and spiritual components of synagogues, Isaac’s sacrifice as interpreted in paintings and sculptures, Bar/bat mitzvah, dioramas depicting key stations in the history of the Jewish people as well as temporary exhibitions. A new installation art on Vilna Jewry deals with Jewish identity and the importance of the Torah – advanced booking required. Tours and activities for different age groups are offered on topics such as the synagogue, Jewish values, Jewish identity, Bar/Bat Mitzvah, Jerusalem and more.


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  • Opening hours
    sun  09:00-15:00
    mon 09:00-15:00
    tue  09:00-15:00
    wed 09:00-15:00
    thu  09:00-15:00
  • Admission
    Entrance fee
  • Address
    58 King George St., Jerusalem
  • Transportation
    Buses: 4,7,8,9,14,19,31,32,48
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