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Hans-Peter Feldmann: Shadowplay
Closing October 5. Shadows, everyday objects and magical figures.
Displaced Visions Emigré Photographers of the 20th Century
Closing October 5. How foreignness affected key photographers' visions.
Back to Nature: Landscapes Drawn by Masters
Closing October 5. From realism to abstraction.
An event for youth: Reflections about Illusions
A conversation about illusions followed by a tour of ArTricks. October 17, 5 pm
Botticelli's The Annunciation, 1481
A Rare Masterpiece from the Uffizi Gallery, Florence
Yehudit Sasportas: Seven Winters
Closing October 19. Sculptures, videos and drawings.
Christian Marclay: The Clock
Closing October 19. A monumental 24-hour film.
Pointing the Way: Women Design Ceremonial Objects
Color Gone Wild: Fauve and Expressionist Masterworks from the Merzbacher Collection
There are no guided tours in the exhibition
Herod the Great: The King`s Final Journey
Israel's greatest builder
A Gentle Storm: Large-scale Works by Anna Ticho
At Ticho House
Mapping the Holy Land: Cartographic Treasures from the Trevor and Susan Chinn Collection in the Israel Museum
An animated film for youth in the Dead Sea Scrolls auditorium (Hebrew)
Time Tunnel: Inspired by the Dead Sea Scrolls - a 20 minute film
President Obama and Prime Minister Netanyahu visit the Israel Museum
Visites guidées en Français
"Trésors du Musée d`Israel" - Lundi et Jeudi à 11:00 Heures
Recorrido guiado por guias en espanol a los tesoros del museo
Los jueves a las 11 de la manana
Экскурсии на русском языке каждый четверг в 11:00
Free admission for soldiers
and National Service personnel, throughout the year
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Israel Museum Special Events
Rockefeller Museum
Art GardenBergman HouseJerusalem ModelTicho HouseDorot Auditorium

Special Events Department
Telephone: (02) 670-8985 Fax: (02) 670-8008
Roni Peled: [email protected]
Neta Cohen - Harlev: [email protected]


Rockefeller Museum
One of Jerusalem’s architectural masterpieces, the Rockefeller Museum was built in the days of the British Mandate. Merging Western and Eastern traditions, the magnificent building houses archaeological collections of rare beauty.
The Museum is suitable for a variety of events, including receptions in the entrance hall, guided tours, and dinners around the pool in the inner courtyard.
Up to 200 participants
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Art Garden
The Billy Rose Art Garden, designed by the Japanese-American sculptor Isamu Noguchi, synthesizes different cultures – those of the Far East, the Near East, and the West – against the backdrop of Jerusalem’s dramatic landscape. The Garden’s collection features works by such great artists as Henry Moore, Pablo Picasso, and Auguste Rodin.
Receptions, dinners, performances, and conventions can be held in the Art Garden.
80–1,000 participants
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Bergman House
The private home of international art collector Charlotte Bergman was built on the Museum premises in the 1970s. The International Style house boasts a view of the pastoral Valley of the Cross and of the Knesset.
The house, with its original artworks, is suitable for gala events for connoisseurs.
Up to 200 participants
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Model of Jerusalem in the Second Temple Period
The Model of Jerusalem in the Second Temple Period greets visitors upon entering the Israel Museum campus. An integral part of the Shrine of the Book complex, the model recreates Jerusalem at the height of its glory in 66 CE, prior to the Great Revolt against the Romans and the subsequent destruction of the Temple. At dusk, the area is enveloped in Jerusalem’s magical atmosphere and enjoys a unique view of the city’s skyline. The site is suitable for dinners and receptions complemented by a lecture or performance in the adjacent Dorot Auditorium, or a “live marketplace” reenacting daily life in Jerusalem during the Second Temple period.
25–1,000 participants
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Ticho House
Ticho House, situated in Jerusalem’s downtown core, is one of the first houses in Jerusalem built outside the Old City walls. Named after the renowned ophthalmologist Dr. Albert Ticho and his wife, the beloved Israeli artist Anna Ticho, the House with its collections and its library was bequeathed to the people of the city to serve as a cultural and recreational center. Ticho House’s upper gallery and library are ideal locations for lectures and concerts, followed by lunch or dinner in the restaurant.
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30–120 participants
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Dorot Auditorium
The splendid new Shrine of the Book auditorium, adjacent to the Second Temple Model, features state-of-the-art audiovisual equipment. It is suitable for conventions, lectures, performances, and special events.
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Up to 120 participants
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