Programs and Activities

Jerusalem Open House 2018


   (Program in Hebrew)


 Get a glimpse inside Jerusalem’s most fascinating buildings and houses!
Open House is an annual architecture event that takes place throughout Jerusalem’s most fascinating neighborhoods.
Visit churches and historical landmarks.
Meet the architects and hear the stories behind the walls of the buildings.

Get exclusive access to public institutions and visit unknown and secret places in Jerusalem.
Open House event is a great chance to understand the power of good and wise architecture and the importance of intelligent design.



Thursday, October 18, 12:00  | Friday, October 19, 12:00  



Architect: Zeev Sheinberg, 1985
A tour with an architectural emphasis led by Deputy Director of the Museum, the architect Leora Berry.
The tour will focus on the building, whose design reflects the idea and message underlying the establishment of the museum.
The tour will highlight the architectural qualities originating from countries of the ancient East, which are incorporated in the museum`s modernist façade, as well as models from the museum`s collection that illustrate ancient construction techniques and the philosophies and beliefs associated with architectural elements that appear on ancient artifacts.
The tour will also include a talk about the new exhibition Out of the Blue>>.

*Pre-registration requiredEach of the 2 tours is limited to 30 participants
Free for register through the site of OPEN HOUSE - Site NO. 97>>