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The Israel Museum and Shrine of the Book are open:

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
From 28.5 - 27.8 Wed 10 am - 9 pm
Tuesdays in August, 2014 10 am - 9 pm

Free entrance for children (under 18, excluding groups) on Tues and Sat is courtesy of Canadian Friends of the Israel Museum and David and Inez Myers, Cleveland, Ohio
Free entrance to children in August

Free admission for soldiers doing compulsory military service and those doing National Service, courtesy of the Israeli Friends of the Israel Museum. 

Special Hours

Israel Independence Day May 6 Tues 10 am - 9 pm
Free admission (except for Dress Codes exhibition) courtesy of Joyce and Edward Strauss

International Museums Day May 19 Mon 10 am  - 5 pm Free admission

Jerusalem Day
May 28 Wed 10 am - 9 pm Free entrance for children

Shavuot Holiday June 3 Tues 10 am -2 pm  June 4 Wed 10 am - 5 pm
  
Tuesdays in August, 2014 10 am - 9 pm

For further information call: +972-2-670-8811 or email: info@imj.org.il 

The Museum keeps its doors open with the help of its Guardian friends
April 6 - 12 Rita and Fred Richman
April 27- May 3 Henry H. and Dorothea Gould
May 18 - 24 Huti and Jay Pomrenze
June 22- 28 Eva Page in memory of her beloved husband Prof. Dr. Ernst Page

Library Hours
Sun, Mon, Wed and Thurs 10 am - 4 pm
Tues 4 pm -8 pm
C
losed on Fri, Sat, Holiday Eves and Holidays
Tel. 670-8886

Study Rooms and Library Hours 

Museum Shop

The Museum's shop is open during regular Museum hours, and also during the day on Tuesday; Tel. +972-2-670-8883 
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Mansfeld
The three branches of the Museum's dairy restaurant are open Sun, Mon, Wed, Thurs, 8 am -5 pm; Tues 8 am - 9 pm;  Fridays 8 am - 2 pm
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Modern
Open: Sun, Mon, Wed, Thurs 8 am - 5 pm, Tues 10 am - 9 pm Fri 10 am - 2 pm 
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Ticho House Hours 

Entrance to Ticho House exhibitions is free of charge.

Sun, Mon, Wed, Thurs 10 am - 5 pm
Tues 10 am - 10 pm
Fri  and Holiday Eves 10 am - 2 pm 

Please note: Ticho House will be closed for renovations September, 2014 until June 2015. 
Further information about the Ticho House >>

Rockefeller Museum Hours

Sun, Mon, Wed, Thurs 10 am - 3 pm
Sat  10 am - 2 pm
Closed on Tues, Fri, and Holiday Eves
Admission is free of charge.

Parking is available only on Saturdays 

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