Group tours and custom-made programs are available for children, adults and families. Age-appropriate educational activities and museum experiences are also organized for school groups and students. Events can be held in the ancient Italian Synagogue; receptions and celebrations in the 19th century hall decorated with frescoes.

Join us for a tour of the Museum and stay for some of our exciting activities for adults and/or children:

  • Behind the scenes in our restoration studios (textiles, woodwork, manuscripts, silver) – a close up view of a fascination collection of artifacts and a lecture by an expert
  • An Italian Jewish chef entertains with opera, stories and cooking tips
  • A tour of Italian Jewish women’s ritual objects and a craft-making workshop
  • Walking tour of Italian sites in Jerusalem
  • Bar/Bat mitzvah programs: learn how Torahs are made, see ornate Torahs and read from the Torah
  • Scavenger hunt for Jewish symbols and motifs