Bible Lands Museum, Jerusalem

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Step back in time as you explore Bible Lands Museum, a museum that displays archaeological findings from a variety of civilizations, connected by an overarching biblical theme. Established in 1992, the museum exhibits artifacts and information about the Near East culture and history, from prehistoric times to the rise of Christianity. Admire antique art, weapons, and documents belonging to Phoenicians, Arameans, Egyptians, Persians, and other ancient cultures that appear in the bible. Put Bible Lands Museum at the forefront of your travel plans using our Jerusalem trip planner .
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  • The archaeological artifacts are superb, of course; the explanations--for example of stamp and cylinder seals, were unexpected and tremendous.  more »
  • We happened upon this museum on the way to the Israel Museum and found it very worthwhile, especially the free guided tour that day. All the archeological exhibits are keyed to biblical stories and qu...  more »
  • It's a small, poor-quality, over-priced paganism "museum" that lures in and rips off Christians with a nice sounding name.  more »
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  • Must see the exhibit about David and Goliath. I recommend doing it with one of the guides. It's fascinating. The permanent exhibition is excellent as well. You can download an app and use your phone for explanations throughout the museum.
  • Free audio guidance, quantity and quality of exivision, reasonable price for students, deposition of luggage,and clean bath room.
  • Rich with exhibits and tells the great story of the middle east and Israel from ancient times to the bible time
  • Extremely interesting museum. Easy to follow.
  • Excellent chronological presentation of carefully selected artefacts from all biblical regions with clear charts and explanations. 3h30 visit is a minimum...

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