Family Time

Theatrical story time at the Museum




Winter Autumn Series 2018-2019 | Every Wednesday from 10.10 at 17:00 | For 
Ages 4-8
(Program in Hebrew) 
Ancient legends and mythology to captivate your child's imagination this coming winter!

Come with your children for an hour-long, magical, multi-sensory experience. Mixing stories with drama and a guided tour, the children will be taken to the far-off lands of beloved fairy tales and myths, returning home after each encounter with a new story.


12.12 | Donkey Ears - Midas
Who failed miserably in judging a musical contest between two gods, and what was the "reward" for his failure? All is revealed in the story of Midas and the donkey ears.


19.12 | King Solomon and the Queen of Sheba
The queen of Sheba wants Solomon to prove that he is the wisest man alive and that no riddle is too tricky for him to solve. One of many stories about puzzles and challenges.


26.12 | 
The Song of the Sirens
In mythology, the Sirens were dangerous, sea-dwelling creatures with a woman’s body and the head of a bird whose enchanting singing voices lured unsuspecting victims into serious trouble.

On one of his famous journeys, Odysseus wanted to hear the Sirens’ song without risking his life or the lives of his sailors. He ordered his sailors to seal their ears with beeswax and tie him to the mast of the ship so that he could not free himself and jump ship.


2.1 | Gilgamesh and Khumbaba
Gilgamesh King of Uruk journeys to the distant Cedar Forest with his friend Enkidu in a daring quest to chop down trees and bring back wood to build a magnificent temple and palace and thereby make a name for themselves. On their way, they have to overcome the guardian of the forest, a monster named Humbaba. 

Will they succeed in their mission? Discover the struggle between man and nature and man's ancient desire for fame in the story of Gilgamesh and Humbaba.

9.1 | Yotam’s Fable
"The trees went to crown themselves a king..." Who would refuse an offer to become king, and who would accept it? Listen to the surprising story of how the king of trees was appointed in Yotam’s fable.


16.1 | Details to be announced at a later date


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Price: Children: NIS 22 | Accompanying Adults: 22 NIS | Three children: 55 NIS | Museum subscribers: Free