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Writen by: Community Writers
10/01/2019

Worldly Jerusalem

Two facts cannot be disputed: We have the most beautiful observation point in Jerusalem We don’t want to be selfish So, we want to share all this beauty with you through a clip that explains why you should definitely stop by when visiting the Old City, Jaffa Gate or the Mamilla Mall. In the spirit of the video clip, we went out to rediscover the Old City market and figure out what else you can buy for 15 NIS in the area around the museum. And, here is what we found:   Jaffa Gate is...
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Writen by: Community Writers
08/01/2019

Pass it On in Signs

For the last 3 years the museum has hosted activities for people with special needs and disabilities: activities for families with children with special needs, tours for the blind and sight impaired, courses for guiding those with special needs and many other...
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יהודי בוכרה
Writen by: Community Writers
01/10/2018

The Bukharan Neighborhood

The Bukharan Neighborhood in Jerusalem founded in 1894, is considered one of the most magnificent neighborhoods in the city. The parcel of land on which the neighborhood sits was bought by 2 respected members of the community – Shlomo Moussaieff and...
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Writen by: Community Writers
14/02/2018

Jerusalem, romance and in between them

Valentine’s Day is this week, the celebration of love and lovers (did we mention romance?), so to commemorate this festive holiday we went out to find other couples in the Tower of David citadel and the Old City that would inspire some romance or just...
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Writen by: Community Writers
06/11/2017

There is a Special Charm on Our Streets

A few days ago we moved the clock back one hour. Now, regardless of whether it is cold or hot outside and regardless of whether ice cream or hot corn is being sold on the street, at 17:00 it is already dark. It is clear that winter has officially arrived. For...
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Writen by: Neta Yaron
24/10/2017

When Art meets History

The first exhibition held at the Tower of David took place in April of 1921 at the initiative of the “Society for Jerusalem,” a company under the auspices of the British government that was established to protect the cultural assets of Jerusalem...
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רון קישינבסי
Writen by: Community Writers
30/08/2017

I Saw a City

Jerusalem and the Tower of David at Night as You’ve Never Seen Them The month of Elul is already here and each year it brings with it the selichot songs. There is no better place to experience, feel, and connect to the unique atmosphere of the month of...
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Writen by: Community Writers
09/08/2017

A Special Week With Special People

This week we celebrated a special week with special people with programming prepared exclusively for adults and children with special needs who came with the whole family.  The museum staff was prepared for any scenario and ready to extend help as necessary...
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Writen by: Community Writers
02/08/2017

The Secrets of Armenian Ceramics

What is so special about Jerusalem? Almost every Jerusalemite you ask will say that it is the people of Jerusalem who make the city so special. Every trip, tour or even just walk  along the street are opportunities for encounters with fascinating characters...
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Writen by: Community Writers
26/03/2017

“Jerusalem Sage”

What do you think of your neighbors? We love ours – in spite of the difference and the resemblance, each of them individually and all together they tell the story of Jerusalem. With the spring coming up and the Seder Night getting closer, we have decided to...
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Writen by: Community Writers
17/07/2017

Coffee Beans, Cardamom and Burning Coals

In the spice market in the Old City, hidden in a corner off the main street, between the churches and the mosques, sits one of the oldest cafes in Jerusalem. ‘Musa’s Café’ was founded 140 years ago and is one of the most veteran cafes in...
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