Pesach at the National Library

Self-Guided Tours  of the National Library of Israel

This chol hamoed Pesach treat yourself to a self-guided tour of the National Library’s permanent exhibition ‘Treasures”, where you will discover the original writings that shaped our history and culture, first hand, including:-

  • a manuscript written by Rambam himself,
  • the first printed Talmud
  • and a Koran from the 9th century;
  • manuscripts by Shi Agnon Rabbi Kook, Naomi Shemer, David Grossman and others
  • Entry to the exhibition ‘Beauty Encounters’ – decorated manuscripts from the Berginsky collection & the National Library.
  • A special and innovative interactive display – a 20 meter long screen through which you will rediscover the experience of reading and see how books affect our lives.
National Library of Israel
Eliezer Kaplan St 1, Jerusalem
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