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Jerusalem Indoor Summer Activities in the Heat Wave

August 4, 2015

This summer has turned into a long extended heat wave and there is no end in sight. We recommend that you go out first thing in the morning or late in the evening since the hottest times of the day begin around 2pm and last until sunset. Here are some ideas of ways to keep...

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Join the Model Sukkah Competition at Beit Avi Chai

July 26, 2015

Each year Beit Avi Chai hosts a model sukkah competition that is open to the public. Kids and adults are invited to think, dream and create a Sukkah with a message for the world. Want to create change? Express an opinion? Shed light on an important issue? Generate ideas? It’s a great activity to prepare with your...

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Saturday Activities for Families in Jerusalem

July 24, 2015

Jerusalem is a city with a mixed population of religions, ages, cultures and religious levels. This is most obvious on a Saturday when most of the city officially shuts down for the day to honor the Jewish Sabbath (Shabbat) and yet you will still see cars driving, tourists visiting and families looking for fun ways...

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Having Fun With Kids in Gush Etzion

July 16, 2015

The Gush Etzion area is located 15 minutes outside Jerusalem and is rich with history, adventure and fun. The area played an important role in protecting Jerusalem during the ’67 War and today is home to many English speakers.  The area has over 20 fun activities and the Etzion Tourism Board is a great resource for...

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Reserve Your Summer Activities Now!

July 14, 2015

The summer is a great time to find fun things to do in Jerusalem for families. We have made it easy for you to reserve activities. Make Reservations:  Artzeinu Group bus tours & day trips with a religious guide to Hevron, Kever Rachel, Kivrei Tzadikkim, Dead Sea and more Beit Avi Chai Great children’s...

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Dinosaurs at the Botanical Gardens – The Scoop

July 13, 2015

It is not possible to miss the fact that the Dinosaurs have taken over the Botanical Gardens this summer. From street signs to bus signs to newspaper ads, the build up has been intense. This evening I took my two kids and a cousin to see what they would think. The kids ages 8, 7,...

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Kids Station at First Station Jerusalem

July 9, 2015

The Kids Station is now open at the First Station and it’s a great place to spend an afternoon with your kids. Activities at the Kids Station Model Train Exhibit – located in an old train car you can see a model train set running on the tracks. The exhibit can be reserved for small...

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Beit Avi Chai Summer Entertainment for Kids

July 9, 2015

Beit Avi Chai located on King George street near town will be hosting a variety of kids shows and events this summer. Beit Avi Chai’s mission is to educate and entertain children with Jewish themes and culture. Their shows are very professional and always have a lesson that kids will walk away with. MOONLIGHT STORIES...

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Happy Birthday to the Israel Museum

July 9, 2015

Who doesn’t love a birthday party? This summer you can celebrate with the Israel Museum as she turns 50. Whether you choose to walk through the new youth wing exhibit, relax on the birthday cake sculpture or take part in the birthday workshops your kids are bound to leave with a smile on their faces...

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Artzeinu Family Tour Options

June 29, 2015

Artzeinu provides group tours for Jewish families all across the country. Travel up North, down South, explore Jerusalem, or the Dead Sea and more. For specific details about the tours please contact Artzeinu. Jerusalem Tours Walking tours throughout Jerusalem including the Kotel tunnels, South Wall excavations., Neighborhood tours… Ir David Tour – City of David...

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