Rainy Day Activities

    Biblical Museum of Natural History

    Age: Ages 3+
    Ideal for ages 8+
    Language: English, Hebrew
    Biblical Museum of Natural History brings the animals of the Bible and of the Land of Israel alive with stories and demonstrations.

    Chugim in Art, Science, Creativity & English

    Age: Ages 2.5 - Adults Language: English, Hebrew
    Open Studio Art Workshops & Chugim are a creative art program for kids and teens in Katamon. A great idea for a party, rainy day activity or just an afternoon of fun. There are a variety of art themes to choose from.
    Read More > Sibling discounts are available

    Dig For A Day

    Age: Whole Family
    Cave Tour: age 4+
    Language: English, Hebrew
    Hands on archaeological dig for families in the Beit Guvrin National Park in Israel

    Ein Yael Living Museum

    Age: Babies, Toddlers, School Age Language: Hebrew
    Ein Yael Living Museum is a great place for a family outing during school vacation. Walk the ancient Roman Street and learn ancient crafts. Open year round by reservation.

    Galita Chocolate Workshop

    Age: Whole family Language: English, Hebrew
    Enjoy a chocolate workshop for the whole family at Galita in Kibbutz Tzuba. Galita is a popular place for a birthday party or Bar / Bat Mitzva celebration.

    Good Lanes Bowling

    Age: Whole Family Language: English, Hebrew
    10 lane bowling alley in Mishor Adumim with billiards, arcade and a great birthday party space and a Bedatz dairy cafe.

    Herzl Museum

    Age: 8+ Language: English, Hebrew
    Learn the story of Theodore Herzl and how critical he was to Israel's history at the Herzl Museum

    Israel Mall Dash

    Age: Whole Family Language: English, Hebrew
    Looking for a fun and interactive way to entertain your kids in Jerusalem. The Jerusalem Mall Dash is a fun and exciting activity that is great for rainy days and hot summer days.

    Jerusalem Art Tours

    Age: AGES 12+ Language: English, Hebrew
    Take a Jerusalem Art Tour through Nachlaot, Ein Kerem, Chutzot Hayotzer or the Talpiot studio hop and meet local artists as you learn about the local art scene.

    Jerusalem Puzzle Quest

    Age: 10+
    Children 10-14 must be accompanied by an adult.
    Language: English, Hebrew
    The Jerusalem Puzzle Quest presents its first adventure "Escape the Nazir" & "Kabbalist's Secret" fun interactive Escape Rooms appropriate for ages 10+

    Kakadu Art Workshop

    Age: Whole Family Language: English, Hebrew
    Kakadu Workshops are run by artist Reut Shahar and she welcomes you into her workshop and factory store to hear her story and take part in a hands on workshop. Host your Bat Mitzva in the Kakadu Gardens!

    LOL & POP Custom Candy & Workshops

    Age: Workshops ages 6+ Language: English, Hebrew
    LOL&POP is the first candy workshop in Israel with kosher handmade personalized candies 100% natural ingredients! Custom candies for your next party.
    Read More > SPECIAL FIJ PRICE - 120 NIS per person in Ramat Gan

    Museum of Hebrew Music

    Age: Whole Family Language: English, Hebrew
    The Museum of Jewish Music located on Yoel Solomon in Kikar Hamusica is a great museum where you can learn about instruments from across the world. Don't miss the VR of music from the time of the Temple.

    Paint Party Events Israel

    Age: All Ages Language: English
    Painting Parties, the perfect night out (or in) with friends and family. Led by an instructor participants learn to paint the same picture on canvas. Great birthday party, Bat Mitzva or family activity.

    Shalva National Center – Family Tours

    Age: Whole Family Language: English, Hebrew
    With the opening of their new state of art Shalva National Center, Shalva invites families to come on an interactive tour. You will see first hand, the special work that Shalva and its' staff and volunteers do for families with children with special needs.

    Spa Barak at Cosell Sports Complex & Gym

    Age: Ages 14+
    Spend the day on Jerusalem's college campus & experience the state of the art gym, olympic size pool and Spa services at the Spa Barak. For the Body & Soul.
    Read More > This Special Spa Package is for Fun In Jerusalem readers ONLY!

    The Israel Aquarium

    Age: Whole Family Language: English, Hebrew
    Opening at the end of 2017, the Israel Aquarium is going to be one of the hottest Jerusalem attractions. It is located next to the Biblical Zoo and will have a separate entrance and separate admission fee.

    The Workshop – Gush Etzion

    Age: Ages 6+ Language: English, Hebrew
    The Workshop in Gush Etzion is an interactive woodworking Judaica experience. Learn to sand, cut, glue and create your own piece of art.

    Tour Adumim

    Age: Whole family Language: English, Hebrew
    The Maale Adumim area just outside Jerusalem has many different fun activities for families. Shelly from Tour Adumim specializes in tours of the area.

    Yad Sarah’s World of Giving Tour

    Age: Tour is recommended for ages 12+
    Special arrangements can be made for younger visitors in private groups
    Language: English, Hebrew
    A moving and interactive tour of the Yad Sarah building for families where you will learn about the world of giving and volunteering in Israel.

    YSpa Boutique Day Spa at the Hotel Yehuda

    Age: Ages 16+ Language: English, Hebrew
    There is a new boutique day spa in town and you have to check it out. Located in the newly renovated Hotel Yehuda with views of the Jerusalem Hills, it is just minutes from the city center and you will feel miles away.
    Read More > Special prices for Fun In Jerusalem readers

    Yvel Jewelry Factory

    Age: Ages 12+ Language: English, Hebrew
    Yvel Jewelry factory located just outside Jerusalem has a great visitors center, tour and factory store for kids ages 12+ and adults. Yvel is an elegant place to host a Bar / Bat Mitzva.

    Zomet Experience

    Age: Ages 6+ Language: English, Hebrew
    At the Zomet Visitors Center you will learn how to create technology that is usable on shabbat and in which cases they are permitted.

    Begin Museum

    Age: 8+ Language: English, Hebrew
    Learn about the life of Menachem Begin and about his leadership at the Begin Museum.

    Bloomfield Science Museum

    Age: Whole Family Language: English, Hebrew
    The Bloomfield Science Museum is a great hands on museum for kids of all ages. Don't miss Dr Molecule when he performs on Saturdays and holidays.
    Read More > Special Family Membership is available

    Cinema City

    Age: Whole Family Language: English, Hebrew
    Cinema City is Jerusalem's luxury movie theater and a great place to eat and host a birthday party.

    Escape Room Jerusalem

    Age: Ages 16+
    Ages 10-16 can come accompanied by an adult
    Language: English, Hebrew
    Jerusalem Escape Room can you take part in the Robbers of the Century and escape within 60 minutes?

    Israel Museum

    Age: Whole Family Language: English, Hebrew
    Visit Jerusalem's most famous museum the Israel Museum and enjoy the Youth Wing, Shrine of the Book and special events.

    Kad VeChomer

    Age: Whole family Language: English, Hebrew
    Kad VeChomer is a Paint Your Own Pottery Studio on Emek Refaim. It's a great place to express your artistic skills and have fun for all ages. Ask about their birthday party options.

    Susan’s House Workshops

    Age: Whole Family Language: English, Hebrew
    Susan's House runs art workshops for families and is a great place for a party or a Bar / Bat Mitzva activity. Susan's House is a non profit organization that teaches at risk teens creative skills to be productive in society.

    YES Planet Jerusalem

    Age: Whole Family Language: English, Hebrew
    Jerusalem's newest movie theater located in Abu Tor with 16 theaters, an IMAX theater and a 4D theater.