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Bonjour Jerusalem: In Hebrew

Tour in the French Compound

Some Important Details

  • תאריכון

    Date and Time

    Friday, March 15, Friday, May 17
    9:00am, 11:00am | Tour Length: 1 hr 30 min approx.

  • מחיר

    Cost

    70 NIS
    35 NIS for residents of the South and North conflict zones

  • מדריך

    Guide

    Dov Nutkevich

Everyone’s heard of the Russian Compound, but in Jerusalem there is also a French “Compound”. During the 19th century next to the walls of the Old City, the French Catholics erected a number of buildings that created a unique complex for themselves. In order to ease the entry of pilgrims to the area, the Ottoman rulers broke through the wall and built the New Gate.

Visit the Notre Dame compound and a surprising museum that houses the Shroud of Turin, see the St. Louis Hospital and the Chapel of St. Vincent de Paul, and ascend to the observation point of the Notre Dame monastery.

Advance registration required | Please wear comfortable shoes | Participants are eligible for a 30% discount on Museum ticket purchase on the tour date.

The tour is subject to a minimum number of participants | There may be changes due to weather | Private group tours can also be arranged – for details > *2884 | [email protected]

Tickets purchased on the website can be canceled within 14 days of purchase, but not less than 7 business days from the date of the event. Requests for ticket cancellations must be sent in writing to: [email protected]

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