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Hebrew Music Museum

10 Yo'el Moshe Salomon, Jerusalem 9463310, Israel
+972 2-540-6505
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for anyone interested in old Middle Eastern musical instruments

This museum is relatively new. The exotic instruments and history are explained while using modern... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Maxine F
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Sydney, Australia
The new music museum in Jerualem

Interesting and high tech, beautiful facility but the exhibits basically left me bored. It would... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
mike20167
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Chicago's North Shore, Illinois
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The Museum has on display collections of original ancient instruments and proposes a fascinating tour that incorporates unique interactive content using hi-tech. Here you can experience the creation of this tradition in an exciting tour guided by...more
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10 Yo'el Moshe Salomon, Jerusalem 9463310, Israel
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+972 2-540-6505
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This museum is relatively new. The exotic instruments and history are explained while using modern technology.

Thank Maxine F
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Interesting and high tech, beautiful facility but the exhibits basically left me bored. It would have been much more successful had they incorporated actual videos and individuals or small groups playing the instruments. This was done for a limited number of the instruments. A highlight...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went on a Friday morning. We were worried that there would be no Englidh speaking tour guide but it was absolutely unnecessary. The iPad's they give you for the self tour are fantastic. And the grand finale was the virtual reality depiction of the...More

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Reviewed 10 April 2018

So here is an interesting place to visit that was on our list for a while- and we did it in the days before the Passover holiday. It was OK- but other than identifying the instrument and where it is from, no information is provided,...More

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Reviewed 11 March 2018

A collection of musical instruments used by Jewish communities over the years. Divided by geographic regions We spent two hours there and definitely could stay longer Please note the early closing on Friday and Saturday is closed

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Reviewed 8 March 2018

The display of instuments was very interesting but the highlight of the visit is the dimensional visit to the Temple and the music of the Levites

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Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

This is a privately owned and funded museum, centered around two collections of ancient musical instruments. They built it with a focus on magnificent ambience. Several of the rooms are handmade in the countries they represent, With pearl inlays and beautiful chandeliers. We took a...More

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Reviewed 25 January 2018 via mobile

This a beautiful museum with a wide, though at times eclectic, collection. Clearly no expense was spared when they decorated the place. In fact, the adjoining areas were equally lush and expensive looking. As for the museum itself, we were lead by a virtual tour...More

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Reviewed 22 December 2017

I came across this place walking by to my place and what struck me was the name . It is an effort to keep the music and its legacy related to music and its journey for the new generations . Anyone who has interest in...More

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Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

Museum that give the visitors a lot of knowledge in a very attractive way with a lot of demonstration , amaizing

1  Thank Moshe H
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Gsavta
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Response from sbenjamen | Reviewed this property |
check the museums website. I know they had elevators on every floor.
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reneerabinowitz
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Response from yaniv83 | Property representative |
we wont have concerts this month. hopefully by next month we will be able to "close" the square and bring the concerts back
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