Visit About Us Exhibitions Programs and Activities Groups BLER Events
Join Us
Contact Us
Groups E_list_title_left.png
About Us
Programs and Activities

Special Programs at the Bible Lands Museum Jerusalem  
Theme based guided tours include:

  • From the Chosen Father to the Chosen Son - 30 minute tour for Christian groups
    Bring to light the most significant and influential civilizations of the ancient world, connecting our history to the Holy Scriptures. Understand the historical backdrop to the emergence of Judaism and Christianity.

  • Ancient Cultures of the Biblical World - a highlight tour of the Bible Lands Museum Jerusalem emphasizing the spiritual and cultural worlds of Canaan, Egypt, Babylon, and more. Explore the interconnections between the cultures of the Ancient Near East.

  • In the Footsteps of the Patriarchs – Discover Abraham's journey to the Promised Land. Explore Abraham's cultural background and his ideals. Visit Egypt at the time of Jacob and his sons. A fascinating tour tracing the events and heroes of the Bible.

  • The World of Ghosts and Spirits – Tour the world of ancient demons and protective spirits through magical inscriptions and artifacts. This tour examines the use of amulets and protective objects that were an integral part of life in the ancient world. 

  • "And God made woman...” - Beauty, aesthetics, motherhood, fertility and war are among the concepts associated with women in the Ancient Near East. This tour will look at the role of women in various cultures and sheds light on their status.

  • “… I have loved thee with an everlasting love ...” - (Jeremiah 31:2) – Bonds of love, relationships and marriage in the Ancient Near East, are explored in this enchanting tour.


Tour lengths and topics vary according to the theme and the number of participants.
Advance reservations are required and must be coordinated with the Museum at:
Dafna@blmj.org 972-2-5611066.


Home Page
copyright © 2014 All Rights Reserved Bible Lands Museum Jerusalem.