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The work and detail that went into this magnificent display should not be missed by anyone visiting... read more

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Gary G
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You can only see this amazing model by paying to get into the Israel Museum - I would say it is... read more

Reviewed 22 October 2018
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The work and detail that went into this magnificent display should not be missed by anyone visiting Jerusalem.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Gary G
Reviewed 22 October 2018

You can only see this amazing model by paying to get into the Israel Museum - I would say it is worth paying just to see this model! I was incredibly impressed by the scale of the model and the attention to detail. I recommend...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank ThomasUK1
Reviewed 19 September 2018

This model was absolutely amazing. To see all of Jerusalem in one area scaled perfectly was incredible. Then we was informed that each time there is a change or a discrepancy, they change the model accordingly. Mind Blowing!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Tamra V
Reviewed 1 June 2018

This painstaking model is laid out in such a way that you can walk all the way around to view from all angles, and has a viewing platform around part of it to view from a height as well. Really helps you get a handle...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Kirsty C
Reviewed 7 December 2017

Located in the Israel museum is a large scale model of Jerusalem in the 2nd temple period. There are many such models in museums and various other places all over Jerusalem, but none quite as big as this. If you're going to the Israel Museum...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 26 October 2017

Miniature old times Jerusalem from the air. Gives a better perspective of our Jerusalem knowledge. Located in Israel museum's sculpture garden.

Date of experience: December 2016
1  Thank Varda A
Reviewed 1 October 2017

Located in the Israel Museum, City of David, there is an outdoor model of the ancient city of Jerusalem, including the second temple. This is a scale model with outstanding detail must be seen as it will provide you with a true picture of the...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Probably one of the greatest models of any city anywhere. Extremely impressive. within the grounds of the magnificent Israel musuem

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Jethro672
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

The Holy Land model is a complete scale model of the old city of Jerusalem during Jesus time. The details of the model is just astounding! Pool of Bethesda, pool of siloam and many others. Do take time to visit the Shrine of the Book...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Khuen555
Reviewed 15 August 2016

Model of the city of Jerusalem during the 2nd Temple period,done according the works of the archeologist AVI-YONA and the books of Joseph Ben Matatyay,Originally built in the hotel Holy Land,transfered ten years ago to the Israel Museum,in the Billy Rose Sculpture Garden

Date of experience: July 2016
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