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העץ הנדיר מנזר המצלבה

The Rare Tree: In Hebrew

The Monastery of the Cross

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  • תאריכון

    Date and time

    Hebrew only:

    Friday, June 21
    9:30 am, 11:30 am | Tour length: About 1.5 hrs

  • מחיר


    55 NIS
    35 NIS for residents of South and North conflict zones

  • מדריך


    Dov Nutkevich

Who was Shota Rustaveli and what brought him to the Monastery of the Cross? Are the Temple vessels really hidden among its rooms? Starting when and why does a Greek flag wave over a Georgian monastery? What is hidden behind the wonderful tree with 3 different tops? This tour takes you to the Monastery of the Cross and the church, featuring: the ancient mosaic and wall drawings, the refectory of the head clergy, and the bell tower, on which are carved names of Gadna soldiers from the beginning of the State of Israel.

Advanced registration required | Comfortable walking shoes and warm clothing recommended

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]

Photo by Hagai Agmon-Snir

The tour is subject to a minimum number of participants | The Tower of David Museum retains the right to cancel the tour for any reason with 2 days advanced notice while giving an alternative date or an alternative tour. 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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