Plan Your Visit

All you need to know
before you arrive


Opening Hours

  • Sun.-Tue., Thu.
  • Wed.
  • Fri.-Sat. , Holiday Eve
  • Holidays

Important information

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    Ticket Prices

    Adult – 44 NIS

    Yerushalmi Card Holder – 33 NIS

    Senior Citizen – 22 NIS

    Disabled – 22 NIS

    Child – 22 NIS | Admission for children is Free* on Wednesdays and Saturdays | *In a family composition only

    Student – 22 NIS

    Oleh Chadash/Israel gap year program – 22 NIS

    Soldier / National Service – Free 

    Licensed Tour Guide / Museum Member (on presentation of a valid card) – Free

    * Return visit within a month (With prior purchase of a full price ticket, presented at the entrance) – Free 

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    The Bible Lands Museum aims at making all its spaces accessible to the disabled:

    • Parking spots for disabled people’s cars are specially marked in the parking lot shared by the BLMJ and the Israel Museum.
    • Discounts for the disabled on the entry tickets are available upon presentation of a relevant ID.
    • Disabled persons can be accompanied by a personal assistant without charge.
    • All the museum galleries are accessible for the disabled.
    • Wheelchairs can be borrowed for free for the duration of the museum visit at the entry desk.
    • Cloakroom is accessible at the entrance level.
    • Plastic chairs for the visitors’ use can be found near the staircase.
    • Elevators and wheelchair ramps provide access to the museum galleries.
    • Restrooms are accessible to wheelchair users.
    • Museum audioguide in Hebrew and English is available without charge.

    For further clarifications please contact the accessibility coordinator, Ariella Rones-Tsafrir: Phone: 025955307, or the response desk: 02-5611066;

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    Museum Gift Shop

    The Museum Gift Shop offers a wide variety of unique souvenirs, beautiful home décor items and attractive gifts for every occasion.

    There is a handpicked selection of works by local artists, Judaica, high holiday gifts, jewelry, children’s gifts and personal items. Entrance to the shop is free.

    Opening hours: Sun-Thurs, 10:00-17:00


    Phone: 02-5955333



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    Address, Parking and Bus Routes

    21 Shmuel Stefan Wise Street, Museum Row, Jerusalem
    P.o Box 4670, Jerusalem 9104601

    Free parking in front of the museum entrance.

    Bus Routes: 7, 9, 14, 35, 66

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    Opening hours during the high holidays and special occasions

    Regular opening houres during Hanukkah

Now on


  • Daily Guided Tours
  • Self-guided family Activities
  • Museum Map

In the permanent galleries and the special exhibitions:

English: Sun-Tue and Fri at 11:30 am, Wednesday at 5:30 pm 

Hebrew: Sunday – Friday at 11:00 | Wednesdays additional tour at 18:00 | Saturday at 11:30


Audio guide in English for permanent and special exhibitions – free download for mobile device. Search Blmj Museum in the App Store.

Included in the entrance fee.

Families are invited to enjoy an array of individual activities during the museum opening hours:

The Tales of Shamshi – Activity booklet for kids. Avilble in English and Hebrew.

The Tales of Shamshi – Activity booklet for kids. Available in English and Hebrew.

Ancient Magic Box – Adventure for kids following ancient magical traditions. Available in Hebrew.

More information at the Museum Box office.

Some of the activities Suitable for Shabbat Observant Families

Contact Us

    Opening Hours

    • Sun.-Tue. + Thurs.: 10:00-17:00
    • Wed.: 10:00-21:00
    • Fri.-Sat. and Holiday eve: 10:00-14:00
    • Holidays: closed





    21 Shmuel Stefan Wise, Jerusalem