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Birthday Parties in Jerusalem

January 23, 2015

Are you planning a birthday party for your son or daughter? Can’t decide what to do? Where to have it? Look no further! You can get great ideas from the Fun in Jerusalem Birthday Party Guide. We have divided the ideas based on age since that’s the most popular request we hear. These ideas will surely...


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Finding the Right Souvenir

January 18, 2015

The best way to end a successful family vacation is to buy the right souvenirs to remind you of your trip. It’s also a great way to bring a piece of your trip home with you to share with friends and family. We have some great suggestions for you that have all been designed in...


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Painting Placemats

January 7, 2015

I love recommending new and different activities in the area near Jerusalem. So when I went on a family tiyul with my siblings from the US and the tour guide recommended Kakadu, I was intrigued. I remembered the store in town and in fact I had a few of the Kakadu art pieces in my...


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Jerusalem Activities in the Snow

January 6, 2015

Jerusalem is bracing itself for a large snow storm this January 2015. When the snow begins to fall the city will slowly shut down and the residents and tourists will be able to enjoy the beautiful scenery and the fresh white powder. For locals the schools will most likely shut down as the snow begins...


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Yeshiva Winter Break in Jerusalem 2015

January 1, 2015

If you have chosen to come to Jerusalem for your school winter break vacation then we would like to say …welcome and thanks for coming! **Join our Yeshiva Break Facebook Group to receive information each day about new events.** There are lots of great winter activities in Jerusalem and since we don’t know if it...


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Hanukka At A Glance – Jerusalem 2014

December 15, 2014

You asked for it and hear it is. A list of Hanukka activities and events for families – at a glance. Candlelight Scavenger Hunt in Old City & Nachlaot – (ENGLISH) scavenger@funinjerusalem.com Jerusalem Ropes Course in Ammunition Hill snappling@funinjerusalem.com Dig For A Day Family Activity– Beit Guvrin dig@funinjerusalem.com Kakadu workshop and gallery event –(Dec 21-23)...


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Hanukka Kaytana in Jerusalem

December 10, 2014

In Israel, just because the kids are off of school doesn’t mean that all the parents are off of work. Here are some great camp options for Hanukka. Travel around the city and use different forms of art to express yourself or learn basketball skills from a professional or learn about science and Hannka. Ask...


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Hanukka Staycation in Jerusalem

November 26, 2014

This year the school children living in Israel will have a limited Hanukka vacation based on the new calendar announced by the government. Children are used to having the entire Hanukka holiday as vacation and many families, used the opportunity in the past, to head down South to Eilat to warm up. This year we...


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It’s Windy at the Bloomfield Science Museum

November 9, 2014

The Bloomfield Science Museum presents a new exhibit for families about WIND. Jerusalem can be a very windy city and the new exhibit explores the background behind wind; what causes wind?  Where does it go? Like all of Bloomfield’s science exhibits, this one also includes a great interactive activity center called Making Wind. The center...


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Rainy Day Activities in Jerusalem

November 5, 2014

Jerusalem winters are filled with a mixture of sunny and rainy days. It’s hard to predict what you will find so it’s always good to be prepared with some “back up plans”. In order to help you plan for those rainy days we have recommended activities that can be done in a light drizzle or a...


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