גנרל וג'נטלמן: אלנבי בשערי ירושלים

A General and A Gentleman

Tours in Jerusalem in the spirit of the new exhibition at the Tower of David Museum

Guided Tour of the Exhibition: A General and A Gentleman – Allenby at the Gates of Jerusalem

A tour of the exhibition that documents the dramatic week in Jerusalem 100 years ago when General Allenby proclaimed British rule in the city.

We will go out to the courtyard of the old citadel to learn about the historic changes that occurred under the British mandate and about the first time archaeological excavations were conducted and the site was restored and opened to visitors.

The tour ends on the steps of the citadel where General Allenby stood and read the proclamation of the beginning of the British military regime in Jerusalem.

The tour lasts approximately 75 minutes | Included in the entry price

:Tours in English

  • On Thursdays At 13:00

:Tours in Hebrew

  • Tuesdays at 13:00
  • On Fridays, once every two weeks, at 09:30

Allenby at the Gates of Jerusalem Tour

Tour of the Tower of David and surrounding areas

A tour of the Jaffa Gate, the Christ Church, the Citadel of the Tower of David, and the Exhibition: A General and A Gentleman – Allenby at the Gates of Jerusalem

  • The tour lasts about two hours
  • Adults Only
  • Price: 65 NIS
  • The tour is in Hebrew: On Fridays, once every two weeks at 09:30
More info in Hebrew >

Tour Series: 8 Tours in the spirit of the British Mandate

A series of special tours marking 100 years since the British conquest of Jerusalem

  • 15% discount for registering for the full series
More info in Hebrew >

Come to Art

Behind-the-scenes audio tour with Dr. Nirit Shalev Khalifa, exhibition curator