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.


ISIS in the Lands of the Bible A new tour

With the rise of the Islamic State (ISIS) organization, the Middle East has been drawn into a whirlwind of violence and irreversible systematic destruction of archaeological and world heritage sites.

In this exclusive tour of the Museum, learn about ancient sites and artifacts that have stood for thousands of year.
only to be deliberately destroyed with one fell swoop, and insights into the ideology of the ISIS militants.

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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: