Our Favorite Activities
Eretz Bereshit (Genesis Land) Family Package
Enjoy an ancient experience at Eretz Bereshit when you are greeted by Eliezer and brought into the tent of Avraham. Be a part of the Biblical story when you ride a camel to the tent and partake in some light refreshments from the couple known for their hospitality.
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. […]
Kotel Tunnel Tours
Go underground as you explore the Kotel Tunnels with a trained guide. Learn about the history of this ancient space and it’s connection to religious life in Jerusalem. The Western Wall of the Temple Mount is one of the most magnificent and significant remnants in Jerusalem from the days of the Second Temple, destroyed approximately […]
Chayot Shlomo – Petting Zoo Animal Party
Shlomo brings the animals to you! This is a great party idea for preschoolers and kids of all ages. Shlomo brings between 10-15 special and exotic animals including rabbits, parrots, and snakes. He also brings with him skulls of lions and crocodiles which the older kids enjoy. Shlomo offers age appropriate explanations about the animals […]
Pat Ba’Melach Efrat Dairy Restaurant
The Pat Bamelach Dairy Cafe in Efrat offers sit-down meals and parties, takeout and catering. Choose from the delicious menu which includes salads, soups, sandwiches, pastas and of course – artisan sourdough breads! Let the kids enjoy the yummy children’s menu and the cool vibe.
Latest Blog Posts
Fall Fun In Jerusalem
Here in Israel, everyone knows that things only really start moving “Acharei HaChagim” (after the holidays). After a busy holiday season filled with special events and fun activities, one would expect things in the city to slow down in early Fall. After all, everyone is taking a breath after the holidays and getting back into […]
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 […]