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    Israel Museum

    14-11-2016 |
    Israel Museum

    Half a million of objects create the collection of Israel Museum, between Judaica artistic items, archeological discoveries, paintings and statues. These objects represents different cultures, religions and societies in the world since the birth of mankind till present days. The museum was opened in 1965. The living spirit behind it was Teddy Kolek, the mayor of Jerusalem in those days. One of the main attractions of the museum is the Shrine of the Book that hosts the Dead Sea Scrolls, but there is much more to see. Except the permanent exhibition, the museum hosts temporary exhibitions in a worldwide scale, lectures, concerts and special events like wine fairs or children activities in the open space of the Billy Rose sculpture garden.

    Shrine of the Book

    The Shrine of the Book

    The Shrine of the Book

    The Shrine of the Book is the home of several exceptional
    archaeological finds: the Dead Sea Scrolls and other rare
    ancient manuscripts. The dome covers a structure which is
    two-thirds below the ground, and is reflected in a pool of
    water that surrounds it.
    The Dead Sea Scrolls are ancient manuscripts that were
    discovered between 1947 and 1956 in eleven caves near
    Khirbet Qumran, on the northwestern shores of the Dead Sea.
    They are approximately two thousand years old, dating from
    the third century BCE to the first century CE.
    The manuscripts fall into three major categories:
    biblical, apocryphal, and sectarian.
    The biblical manuscripts comprise some two hundred copies
    of books of the Hebrew Bible,
    representing the earliest evidence for the biblical text in the world.

    Holyland Jerusalem model

    picture-014This 50:1 scale model, covering nearly one acre, evokes
    ancient Jerusalem at its peak, meticulously recreating
    its topography and architectural character in 66 CE,
    the year in which the Great Revolt against the Romans broke out,
    leading to the destruction of the Temple and the city in the
    year 70 CE.
    The model was created by Hans Kroch in memory of his son.
    Prof. Avi Yonah, from the Hebrew University, provided the
    topographic, archeological and historical basis to physically
    build the model. It was on display in the Holyland hotel till
    2006 and was moved to the Israel Museum.
    Today, before you enter the Shrine of the Book, you can take a glimpse at the city of Jerusalem during
    the period that they were written. Among the recognizable monuments are the Second Temple, the palace
    of king Herod with its three towers, the Antonia Fortress and other buildings described in the books of
    Joseph Flavius.

    Archaeology Wing

    Entrance to the Archaeology Galleries

    Entrance to the Archaeology Galleries

    A walk in the archaeology wing will take you back in time,
    from the dawn of the civilizations to the middle ages and
    Modern period. The exhibition is built in a chronological
    order and describes the agriculture and industrial developments
    along the centuries side by side with the different civilizations
    and cults. Some of the highlights in the exhibition are:
    Venus of Berkhat Ram- the oldest artwork in the world,
    ritual objects from the early Bronze age- called also the
    treasure of Ein Gedi, statue of the Emperor Hadrian,
    the oldest priest blessing incurved on a pendant and
    many more.

    Jewish life and Art Wing

    The Jack, Joseph, and Morton Mandel Wing for Jewish Art and Life presents religious and secular items
    from the Jewish culture. The wing hosts different spaces that each one of them is dedicated to a
    certain theme: the tapes in the Jewish life from birth, through marriage and mourning ceremonies,
    a display of medieval and Renaissance manuscripts and the cycle of the Jewish holidays.
    Different unique synagogues from all over the world were donated to the museum.
    Each of them represent traditions from the locale Jewish community that it served, much like the
    traditional clothe collection.

    International and Israeli Art Wing

    modern-art-galleries-by-elie-posner-5The art wing of the museum contains different galleries.
    Most of the different collections arrived to the museum by
    privet donators. From modern 17th-18th neo classical paintings
    trough Impressionism and Post-Impressionism,
    International contemporary art and off course Israeli art.
    The Israeli art collection explore the development of the Jewish
    artists since the foundation of Bezalel, art school,
    through the special artistic language that followed the wars,
    till today’s young artists.

     

    For more information:

    https://www.imj.org.il/en/

    The easiest way to get there from The Post Hostel in Jerusalem is to take bus 66 from Shivtai Israel street,
    on the other side of Safra Square-City Hall Square, all the way to Israel Museum.
    Don’t forget our discount voucher.

    All photos courtesy of the Israel Museum.

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