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The Israel Museum offers visitors a unique experience, combining the impressive permanent collections with an abundance of changing temporary exhibitions and offering events and activities for all ages.  Joining as a member is the most worthwhile way to visit the museum without limitation during the entire year. Membership enables you to enjoy the full range of benefits and discounts that can be used at any time.  Museum entrance is permitted only by presenting your membership card.  Events and activities at The Israel Museum are conducted in Hebrew unless otherwise noted.

The Membership Office occasionally changes its offers; please see updates below. Children with Family Membership are entitled to discounts on Youth Wing workshops that cost more than NIS 10.

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Tour the Artists’ Village Ein-Hod

A conversation with artists in Ein-Hod speaking about their techniques, themes of their art work, about pricing artworks, and viewing prints on textile. The tour is guided by local resident Dan Ben-Arieh, a painter and sculptor.

Fri April 25 8:00 am, IS 100, including transportation and light
refreshments. Space is limited, pre-registration is required. Please call: 972-2-6708855

Stories of Fabric and Food

A visit to the exhibition Dress Codes: Revealing the Jewish Wardrobe with Roni Peled, followed by a tour of Jerusalem’s Nahla’ot neighborhood lead by Oded Amitai, tour guide and Nahla’ot resident. An ecounter with different communities, picturesque alleyways, love stories and flavors, and a meeting with culinary artists from Iraq, Kurdistan, Iran, and Morocco.

Fri, May 2 9:30 am IS 85, including transportation and tastings. To register please call 972-2-6708855.  Estimated time of return is 2:00 pm


Benefits in The Museum

Your membership card is personal and bears your name. Please bring it with you on your Museum visits. The Membership Office occasionally changes its offers; please see updates. 

Children with Family Membership are entitled to discounts on Youth Wing workshops that cost more than NIS 10.

Discounts in the shops, cafes, and Museum and Ticho House restaurants, when purchasing tickets for friends who join you on a visit to the Museum, and in a variety of venues throughout Israel:
10% discount off regular price on presentation of valid membership card  

Benefits at other cultural organizations and sites

Gesher Theater
50% off full-price ticke
ts to performances in the Jaffa theater. To order tickets, call (03) 515-7000, Code no. 2040

Moshe Castel Museum of Art
Two tickets for the price of one; 10% off on purchases in the Museum shop, on presentation of valid membership card; For tickets, call (02)535-7000

MadaTech – The Israel National Museum of Science in Haifa
15% off regular price on presentation of valid membership card

The Jerusalem Khan Theater
25% off yearlong membership
50% off individual tickets
Discount available at the theater box office on presentation of valid membership card
For details, call 671-8281

The Jerusalem Symphony Orchestra – IBA
20% off yearlong membership
For details, call 566-0211

Museum Members and IFIM Members are invited to visit the following sites in Haifa free of charge: Haifa Museum of Art, Tikotin Museum of Japanese Art, The National Maritime Museum, Haifa City Museum

The Jerusalem Archaeological Park and Davidson Center / Western Wall Tunnel Tours 50% off the full-price ticket (Tel. 627-7550;

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Free admission to the Israel Museum campus, the Rockefeller Museum, and the Ticho House

  • Art lectures in the Museum 
  • Tours of museums throughout Israel for members only
  • Members receive audioguides to Museum exhibitions free of charge
  • Members receive ongoing information about special programs and events at the Museum


Annual Membership Prices

Individual 240 NIS
Couple 360 NIS
Family (two adults plus children aged 5 – 17) 450 NIS

Senior citizen (women above 60, men above 65, upon presentation of official Israeli Ezrach Vatik) 
Single 120 NIS
Couple 180 NIS

Membership Department
The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, P.O.B. 71117, Jerusalem 9171002
Tel. 02-670-8855,  Fax 02-677-1332
Telephone queries:  Sunday to Thursday, 8:30 – 15:00