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Museum Hours
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Regular Museum Hours

Sun, Mon, Wed, Thurs 10 am – 5 pm
Tues 4 pm – 9 pm (Please note that the Museum is closed on Tuesday mornings and during special holiday hours)
Fri and holiday eves 10 am – 2 pm
Sat and holidays 10 am – 5 pm

Free admission for children under 18 (excluding groups) Tuesdays and Saturdays throughout the year, courtesy of Canadian Friends of the Israel  and the David and Inez Myers Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio.

Free admission for soldiers and national service (Sherut Leumi) personnel throughout the year, courtesy of the Israeli Friends of the Israel Museum.

For further information call: 02-6708811 or contact: [email protected]

Hanukkah for children
Free entrance Thurs-Wed, November 28 - December 4 for children under 18 (excluding groups). Courtesy of William and Linda Hecht

Library Hours

Sun, Mon, Wed and Thurs 10 am - 4 pm; Tues 4 - 8 pm; Closed on Fri and Sat (Shabbat) and the eves of holidays

Study Rooms and Library Hours 

Ticho House Hours 

Sun, Mon, Wed, Thurs
10 am – 5 pm
Tues 10 am – 10 pm
Fri 10 am – 2 pm (no entrance to the upper level gallery between 10:30-12:15 on Friday)
Shabbat, the eve of festivals and festivals Closed
Entrance is free of charge.

Museum Shop and Cafe

The Museum's shop and cafe are open during regular Museum 
hours, and also during the day on Tuesday; Tel. 670-8883 

MansfeldThe three branches of the Museum's dairy restaurant are open Sunday to Friday, from 10 am and throughout regular Museum hours; Closed Shabbat; Tel. 563-6280

Modern - Open: Sunday - Thursday from 11:30 am, during regular Museum hours, and through the evening, until the last diner is served; and Fri from 11:30 am - 3 pm; Business meals 12 - 5pm;
Closed Shabbat
Restaurant: Tel. 02-6480862
Special events: 054-7788558

Rockefeller Museum Hours

Sun, Mon, Wed, Thurs 10 am - 3 pm
Sat (Shabbat) 10 am - 2 pm
Closed on Tues, Fri, and holiday eves
Admission is free of charge.

Parking available only on Sat (Shabbat).

Further information about the Rockefeller Museum>>>


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