Swords into Plowshares: The Isaiah Scroll and Its Message of Peace
Until August 15, 2008
Summer Art Camps in the Youth Wing
Art Marathon 2008
For children who love art (Hebrew)
Real Time: Art in Israel 1998-2008
Until August 30
Signs of Life: Animating Ticho House
Until September 26
Orphaned Art: Looted Art from the Holocaust in the Israel Museum
Until August 23
The Shrine of the Book
Model of Jerusalem in the Second Temple Period
Youth Wing
Campus Renewal Project

Museum Hours

We invite you to enjoy an exciting program of exhibitions, family activities, and special events in the Shrine of the Book, the Model of Second Temple Jerusalem, the Weisbord Exhibition Pavilion, and the Ruth Youth Wing, and to experience the beauty of the Billy Rose Sculpture Garden. The Museum has recently begun a major campus renewal program and, while work is underway, our permanent collection galleries are not open to the public. These are exciting times in our Museum, and we wish you an enjoyable visit. Thank you for your continuing participation and support.

Museum Hours 

Sun, Mon, Wed, Thurs 10 am – 5 pm
Tues 4–9 pm
Fri and holiday eves 10 am – 2 pm
Sat and holidays 10 am – 5 pm 

Study Room and Library Hours

The Gabriel Sherover Information
Center for Israeli Art
Located in the Youth Wing
Mon, Wed 10 am – 2 pm
By appointment only
Tel. 02-670-8018

The Isidore and Anne Falk
Information Center for Judaica
and Jewish Ethnography
By appointment only
Tel. 02-677-1304

Study Room for Prints, Drawings, and
The Arturo Schwarz Dada and Surrealist Library
The Norman Bier Section for Maps of the Holy Land
By appointment only
Prints and Drawings, Schwarz Library, and Map Section: Tel. 670-8853
Photographs: Tel. 02-670-8843

Closed to the public
Computerized catalogue: http://israelmuseum.exlibris.co.il
Email: [email protected]

Dorot Foundation Dead Sea Scrolls
Information and Study Center
in Memory of Joy Gottesman Ungerleider

Tel. 02-677-1388
Sun, Mon, Wed, Thurs 11 am – 5 pm
Tues 4–6:30 pm

Dorot Auditorium
The film "A Human Sanctuary" is screened every half hour, except Sun, Mon, Wed, and Thurs at 11:00 and 11:30
Tel. 02-670-8880

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