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Museum of Psalms

56 Chabad street | The old city, Jerusalem 9422609, Israel
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Xandreya from Texas

A rare find we stumbled upon in The Jewish Quarter in the Old City. There was a corresponding... read more

Reviewed 2 January 2018
Xjz0730
via mobile
Wonders in colour

Waking past I came into this store/ museum. Bright and full of committees, the paintings on display... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2017
Nina L
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56 Chabad street | The old city, Jerusalem 9422609, Israel
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Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

A rare find we stumbled upon in The Jewish Quarter in the Old City. There was a corresponding original painting to match each of the 189 psalms. There were paintings that did not deal with psalms but had deep meaning. The gentleman that runs the...More

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Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

Waking past I came into this store/ museum. Bright and full of committees, the paintings on display are by Rabbi Herbert who has since passed. To have the psalms pour into canvas takes on a different meaning. Walk in to be blessed a bit more...More

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Reviewed 24 March 2017

My daughter and I planned to visit the Psalm Museum, during the planning stage of our trip. We were familiar with the work of the amazing artist...Rav Berg...May he Rest in peace. Despite seeing the art work in a book, we were not prepared to...More

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Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

What a delightful museum in the Old City!!! Colourful!!! And Mordecai....thank you for your friendliness!!! Looking forward to our next visit!!

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Reviewed 15 November 2016

Met the owner Mordecai, who is a fantastic guy. A source of information and a delight to meet and talk to. His shop is now in the Old City in the Jewish Quarters as he has recently moved to #9 Chabad Sreet The paintings are...More

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Reviewed 4 November 2015

Well, I didn't really have an experience. I rated this attraction "average" but that's a weighted average. From speaking with friends, this is supposed to be very worthwhile, however, I never actually got to visit because this site has moved and never updated their information...More

1  Thank SandiF85140
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Reviewed 13 August 2015

I really enjoy my visit to this place because I saw the manuscript of psalm 151 that is not at present in the Holy Book. I was recently discovered but cannot be included until reviews are done as we were told. Here you have time...More

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Reviewed 1 August 2015

Visit this jewel while you can still meet the artist Dr. Berger who is in his nineties. His work is a treasure and amazingly reasonable.

Thank traveldds
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Reviewed 27 October 2014

I wanted to visit Beit Ticho (which was closed for renovations) and got to this small museum by chance. The collection includes 150 paintings by Berger, each relating to a different psalm. A good introduction was given at the entrance. In all, an enjoyable experience.

2  Thank Susana61
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Reviewed 26 January 2014

While visiting with a friend in Jerusalem, I had some time on my hands, so after visiting the Anna Ticho museum/restaurant, I stopped by the Museum of Psalms near Rav Kook's home. I was amazed by the little jewel I found. The Museum of Psalms...More

3  Thank tanners47
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