Our Favorite Activities
Zomet Technology Halachic Science Center Tours & Workshops
Come to the "Zomet Halachic Science Center" and find out how rabbis and engineers solve techno-halachic problems. For example: How does the metal detector at the Kotel work? How do doctors write their notes on Shabbat? How does a Shabbat elevator work? How does a Shabbat wheelchair work?
Indoor Bouldering & Rock Wall Climbing at the Bloc
The Bloc Climbing Center is the “hub” for rock climbers in Jerusalem. Established by three friends who love to climb, it is a great place to learn to climb and improve your technique. Bouldering Originally an activity where people started to climb over large rocks – boulders. Today it refers to any type of low […]
Photo Walk with Sharon
Are you visiting Jerusalem and looking for a new way to see the city? Take a family photo walk with Sharon. No experience necessary. Sharon will teach adults and children how to look for good photo opportunities, take the best picture using Jerusalem’s golden light and see new areas of the city you never noticed before. […]
Hot Glass Fusing Workshop at Artesana
At Artesana it’s ok to break glass…in fact – it’s encouraged. The Artesana hot glass fusing workshop is a fascinating experience – be creative with special materials, discover the magical world of glass, play with glass and create beautiful pieces of art. At Artesana, you can create plates, bowls, trays, mezuzot, jewelry, pictures and more. […]
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Is there snow in Jerusalem this summer?
Visit the Snow Show Festival at the Botanical Gardens in Jerusalem The annual tradition returns as the Botanical Gardens hosts another special family festival this summer. They have chosen the perfect theme – SNOW – a welcome distraction during our hot summer in Jerusalem. The Snow Show Festival brings the magic of snow, ice inspired […]
What’s happening for families at Jerusalem’s Museums?
Entertaining kids in the summer is a full time job so we are lucky that Jerusalem has some of the best museums in the country. We reached out to our favorite Museum Expert, Nachliel Selavan and asked him what families can do this summer in our local museums. Nachliel agreed to write a guest post […]
5 Reasons To Take A Family Scavenger Hunt This Summer
Five GREAT reasons why you should do a ScaVenture scavenger hunt with your family this summer…in Israel or abroad! Whether you’re looking for a solution for those long August vacation days, if you’re planning a family get-together, or if it’s Bar/Bat Mitzvah season for you – here are some great reasons to choose a scavenger […]
Bring Fun In Jerusalem Into Your Home
Last updated July 28, 2021 At Fun in Jerusalem, we’re lucky to work with some of the most talented and creative people in Jerusalem. Many of our vendors stepped up immediately as Corona restrictions tightened, and refocused their physical or onsite activities to virtual, remote and online platforms. Whether it’s an art kit or food […]
How to Host a Successful Zoom Bar/Bat Mitzvah or Wedding
We have all gotten so used to meetings and classes taking place on zoom and now we are seeing zoom used for family celebrations as well. How did we live without it? How did we host weddings and Bar/Bat Mitzvahs without including relatives and friends from across the world. Well maybe the Corona era has […]
Educational “Zoom” Resources from Jerusalem
As an educator, we know you have a lot on your plate right now. From preparing lessons, ensuring your students are entertained, and providing material – whether it’s sending packets, Zoom lessons, class conference calls and more – we thank you from the bottom of our hearts! Keeping up with your students is important and […]