Cultural Activities

  • Italy in the heart of Jerusalem

    3 hours, Groups

    Walk in the heart of Jerusalem in search of places linked to Italy. The visit will follow the history of the clashes between European powers in the 19th century, of an Italian architect who lived here with a deep nostalgia for Italy, of an Ethiopian princess and the castle of her dreams, of an Italian […]

  • The strength of Jewish Italian women

    2 hours.

    The aim of the visit is to discover and explore the world of Jewish Italian women and their important contribution within the family, the community and in society at large. Jewish Italian women showed their interest in the religious life of the community by embroidering precious silks, which would then be donated to the synagogue. […]

  • The Material Side – Seeing, hearing and touching

    2 hours.

    Fascinating encounters with techniques and materials (wood, manuscripts, precious metals and textiles). The museum opens its doors and welcomes the visitor to its laboratories to observe preservation techniques of the most ancient objects of the collection. Under the guidance of the museum curator and her colleagues, precious objects are shown to members of the public […]

  • Feast of the senses

    45 minutes

    Meet a renowned Italian chef, who will disclose and sing the secrets of Italian cuisine: its smells, flavors, legends and music.  The participants will enjoy a variety of tastings.

  • Concerts in the fresco room

    Music performed in an ideal background of frescos from the 19th century. Concerts of various kinds are held. Receptions, conferences and various celebrations are offered to the public.