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Christian Places in Jerusalem Opening Hours 
Augusta Victoria (Tower of the Ascension)

Monday through Saturday 8:00 - 13:00

Sunday closed

Basilica of Gethsemane 8:00 - 12:00
Basilica of the Holy Sepulcher Monday through Thursday 5:00 - 21:00
Basilica of Saint Anne & Pool of Bethesda

By appointment only

Please send your request to

recteursainteanne@yahoo.fr

Basilica of Saint Stephen Ring the bell
Bethany - Church of Saint Lazarus 8:00 - 17:00
Bethfage Church 8:00 - 17:00 (call prior to visit at 02 628 4352)
Cenacle - Last Supper Room 8:00 - 18:00
Christian Information Center

For inquiries, please contact:

cicinfo@cicts.org

or

02 627 2692 Monday through Friday 9:00 - 16:00

Church of Saint Alexander Nevsky

(Judgement Gate)

9:00 - 18:00
Dominus Flevit  8:00 - 12:00
Ein Kerem - Saint John in the Desert

By appointment only

Please send your request to

  st.john_desert@custodia.org

Flagellation (Chapel of Condemnation only)

Terra Sancta Museum

Monday through Saturday 8:00 - 12:30

Monday through Saturday 8:00 -12:30

Sunday closed

Garden Tomb Sunday only 14:00 - 16:00
Holy Trinity Cathedral - Russian Compound

Tuesday through Thursday 9:00-13:00/15:00-17:00

Friday 9:00-13:00

Saturday 10:00-13:00 / 16:00 - 19:15

Sunday 11:00-14:00

Lutheran Church of the Redeemer & Tower

Tuesday through Saturday 10:00 - 15:30

Sunday & Monday closed

Monastery of the Cross

Saturday only 10:00 - 12:00pm

(Please call & make arrangements for other days at

02 646 0966 / 054 242 1176) 

Russian Church of Ascension - Mt. of Olives

Monday through Saturday 9:30 - 13:30

Sunday closed

Saint Peter in Gallicantu

Monday through Saturday 8:30 - 17:30

Ring the bell

Tomb of Mary - Gethsemane 7:00 - 12:30
   
Christian Places Outside Jerusalem   
Bethlehem - Basilica of the Nativity

Sunday through Thursday 6:00 - 15:00

Saturday 6:00 - 15:00

Bethlehem - Church of Saint Catherine 7:00 -15:00
Bethlehem - Shepherd's Field Monday through Saturday  9:00 - 12:00
Bethlehem - Milk Grotto  Monday through Saturday 8:00 - 11:00 
Emmaus - Nicopolis 

Monday through Friday 8:30 - 12:00 / 14:30 - 17:30   

Saturday 8:30 - 17:00

Sunday closed

Cana Wedding Church

Monday through Saturday 9:00 - 13:00

Sunday closed

Jaffa - Church of Saint Peter 9:00 - 11:45 / 15:00 - 17:00 

Magdala

(1st Century Town of Mary Magdalene - Archaeological Park)

By appointment only

Please send your request to

reservations@magdala.org

Mount of Beatitudes Church (Guesthouse & Restaurant)

8:00 - 12:00 / 14:00 - 17:00

(Guesthouse & Restaurant reservations, please

email: ospbeat@netvision.net.il)

 

Muhraqa - Sacrifice of Elijah

Monday through Saturday 10:00 - 16:15

Sunday 10:00 - 12:00pm

Nazareth- Basilica of the Annunciation 8:00 - 17:00 (Grotto only)
Nazareth - Saint Gabriel (well) 7:00 -11:00
Qyriat Yearim - N. D. Arche d'Alliance

Monday through Saturday

8:30 - 11:30 / 14:30 - 17:00

Sunday closed

Saint Gerasimus Monastery - Deir Hijlah  8:00 - 18:00
Tabgha - Church of Multiplication of Loaves & Fish

Tuesday through Thursday 9:00 - 14:00

Friday & Saturday 9:00 - 14:45

Sunday & Monday closed

   
Places of General Interest in Jerusalem  
Temple Mount Sunday through Thursday 7:00 - 10:30 / 13:30 - 14:30
Bible Lands Museum - Givat Ram

Sun - Tue & Thu 9:30 - 17:00

Wednesday 9:00 - 20:00

Saturday 10:00 - 16:00

Botanical Gardens (University) - Givat Ram 

Sunday through Thursday 9:00 - 17:00 

 Friday 9:00 - 14:00

Saturday 9:00 - 17:00

Burnt House Museum - Old City 

Monday through Thursday 9:00 18:00 

Friday 9:00 - 13:00 

City of David 

Sunday through Thursday 9:00 - 19:00 

Friday 8:00 - 16:00 

Hechal Shlomo - Jewish Art Museum Sunday through Thursday 9:00 - 15:00
Hurva Synagogue - Jewish Quarter 

Sunday through Thursday 9:00 - 17:00   

Friday & Holiday Eves 9:00 - 13:00

Islamic Art Museum

Tuesday through Thursday 10:00 - 15:00 

Friday & Saturday 10:00 - 14:00 

Israel Museum /Shrine of the Book /Model of Ancient Jerusalem

Tuesday 9:00 - 16:00 

Wed, Thu & Sat 10:00 - 17:00

Jerusalem Archaeological Park - Davidson Center

Sunday through Thursday 8:00 - 18:00

Friday  8:00 - 14:00

Museum of Underground Prisoners 9:00 - 17:00
Old City Train - Jaffa Gate

Sunday through Thursday 10:00 - 17:00   

Friday 10:00 - 14:00

Ramparts Walk

South 9:00 -17:00, Friday 9:00 - 14:00 

 North 9:00 - 17:00, Friday closed

Rockefeller Museum Wed, Thu & Sat 10:00 - 15:00
The Jerusalem Zoo

Sunday through Thursday 9:00 17:00 

Friday 9:00 - 16:00 

Saturday 10:00 - 17:00 

Tower of David Museum 

Mon, Wed & Sat 10:00 - 16:00

Thursday 10:00 - 18:00

Friday 10:00 - 14:00

Museum of Underground Prisoners Sunday through Thursday 9:00 - 17:00
Yad Vashem

Sunday through Thursday 9:00 - 16:00

Friday & holiday eves 9:00 - 13:00

   
Places of General Interest Outside Jerusalem  
Akko - Hospittaler Fortress 

Sunday through Thursday 8:30:00 - 17:00 

Friday 8:30:00 -14:00

Banias / Caesarea Philippi

Saturday through Thursday 8:00 16:00 

Friday 8:00 - 15:00

(last entry one hour before closing)

Baptismal Site - Qasr al Yahud, Jericho

8:00-17:00

Friday & holiday eves 8:00 -16:00

(last entry one hour before closing)

Bet Shemesh - Soreq Caves (Stalactite)

Saturday through Thursday 8:00 - 17:00 

Friday 8:00 - 16:00

(last entry one hour before closing)

Eilat - Underwater Observatory  9:00 - 16:00 
Jericho - Elisha's Spring  Open 24/7
Jericho - Hisham Palace

8:00 - 18:00

Friday closed

Masada - National Park

8:00 - 17:00 

Friday 8:00 - 16:00

(last entry one hour before closing)

Neot Kedumin - Biblical Landscape Reserve

Sunday through Thursday 8:30 - 16:00 

Friday 8:30 - 13:00 

Qumran - National Park, Dead Sea Scrolls 

8:00 - 17:00

Friday 8:00 -16:00

(last entry one hour before closing)

Rosh Hanikra Grottos

8:00 - 16:00

(last entry one hour before closing)

The Inn of the Good Samaritan 

Monday through Thursday 8:00 17:00 

Friday 8:00 - 16:00

(last entry one hour before closing)