Do your kids love “creepy crawlies”? Want to learn more about reptiles in Tanach? Join Rabbi Slifkin at the Reptile Exhibit at the Biblical Museum of Natural History. Ask questions, see the reptiles up close and learn some fun facts. This tour is a special tour in English.
The new museum has seven halls in a total of 1400 square meters/14,000 square feet
Reptiles and Creepy Crawlies
A survey of the identities and fascinating natures of the reptiles and small mammals that are listed in the Bible. This presentation also shows how creatures that appear so lowly and mundane can be a source of tremendous inspiration. Featuring lots of live specimens!
The Animal World of the Bible
What is Biblical Natural History? Which animals are Biblical, and which are not? Featuring fascinating encounters with many creatures!
Beasts & Behemoths
A presentation on the identities and symbolism of various predators and other animals in Scripture, including lions, hyenas, hippos, and more!
The World of Birds
The symbolism of eagles, storks, quails, falcons, and other birds in the Bible and Jewish history – with live encounters!
The Wonders of Creation
Exploring the marvels of the natural world, with a particular focus on those creatures which are highlighted in Scripture for their wondrous characteristics. Featuring our largest and smallest exhibits!
The Laws of Kosher Creatures
The Biblical laws of kosher vs. non-kosher mammals, birds, eggs, fishes, and insects, reveal fascinating insights into zoology and life in ancient Israel. Featuring astonishing examples from throughout the animal kingdom!
Horns and Shofars
Which horns can be made into shofars, and why? This presentation features the world’s largest collection of shofars from different species!