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In the Emek Tzurim sifting project!

you are invited to uncover the treasures from Where it all began - the City of David, Ancient Jerusalem. Experience archeological discovery in Emek Tzurim where the hidden treasures of excavations in Jerusalem are waiting for you to discover. An enriching family activity for all ages!

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More information and phone reservations: 
Photography: Tzachi Devira
From July  1- 20, 2018 | 19 Tamuz to 8 Av
Opening Hours: 9:00 AM- 05:00 PM.(Tickets office closes at 03:00 PM). 
Guided tours in English- Sunday- only by reseveation. 
Guided tours in Hebrew- Sunday- Thursday, 10:00 AM, 01:00 PM, 03:00 PM. 


How it works:

Gneral information
  • Advance reservations are recommended. Walk-ins will be accepted based on availability!
  • The activity takes place in the sifting tent at the Emek Tzurim National Park Visitors and Activity Center
  • Time: Approximately 1.5 hours
  • Groups must reserve in advance.


Entrance Fee- Adult NIs 24,Child(5-18), senior citizen NIS 19

Group over 30 people- Adult NIS 22, Child(5-18), senior citizen NIS 18.
*Registration is required ahead of time.
*Senior citizen- Women from the age of 60, men from the age of 65. 

Arrival Directions to the Emek Tzurim National Park

Public Transportation 
Buses: 4, 30, 19, 17, 68, 69,51,83 reach the Hebrew University at Mount Scopus, and then it is a 20 minute walk. You must walk down a long path with stairs, which is not accessible to baby strollers.

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We visited City of David and it felt like we were taken 3000 years back
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