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The Temple Institute's Holy Temple Visitors Center

Open today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Breathtaking to view and amazing information to obtain, Make sure to visit.

This was a highlight to our trip. There is so much information to absorb and visuals to behold... read more

Reviewed 7 February 2018
Bren G
San Angelo, Texas

Amazing exhibition with well presented audio guide. Detailed pictures and models of the second... read more

Reviewed 12 September 2017
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The Temple Institute has founded more than 30 years ago in the purpose of studying the various first and second Temple matters. Throughout the years, The Temple Institute has recreated vessles that were used at the first and second Temples and they...more
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40 Misgav la-Dakh, Jerusalem 9751558, Israel
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Reviewed 15 May 2018

This is an automated tour. There is information presented that is interesting from a historical perspective. The re-creation of of items that were used in the temple practices help in understanding the OT Scriptures. However, that fact that there is no human to answer questions,...More

Thank Rod571
Reviewed 22 February 2018

My wife and I visited the temple institute Sunday with our group 2-11-2018. we had visited it in 2001, 2004, and 2006, This was before it moved down the street to a larger building. The instructions were personal, by an individual. you could ask questions...More

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Reviewed 7 February 2018

This was a highlight to our trip. There is so much information to absorb and visuals to behold that will make your Bible come alive. You will also feel a deep urging to study Biblical history. A must see and stop on your trip.

Thank Bren G
Reviewed 4 December 2017

Read a book on the temple, look at the pictures, and use your time and money to do something more authentic and informative. This seems more of a fund raising scheme than a real VIsitor's Center or museum.

Thank ChakraDancer
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

Amazing exhibition with well presented audio guide. Detailed pictures and models of the second temple. A must for anyone visiting Jerusalem. Takes about an hour, with many other attractions nearby.

Thank David-Miriam-Cohen
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

A great place to visit and see all the artifacts.. unless you are prepared to wear an audio guide, better to book in advance. It was an eye opener to see what the items were used in the temple... the life size exhibits were really...More

Thank Grace545
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

We visited the Temple Institute just to see the implements they have already made for new temple that they will build one day ( they plan on rebuilding the Temple one day in the future - but Dome of the Rock is currently at that...More

Thank AttyVette
Reviewed 5 July 2017

Going to the Temple Institute was great because it helped me connect with so many things I have read about in the Torah and to visualize it in person.

Thank Rose K
Reviewed 9 May 2017

I had long anticipated visiting this museum! If you are at all interested in the Tabernacle or the Holy Temple, this is a must. You can come with no knowledge, a little knowledge, or a lot, and this museum will bring everything to life in...More

Thank Mikekim4ash
Reviewed 17 March 2017

The tour of the Temple Institute takes you on an historical journey from the Tabernacle through the construction of the Temple. The focus is on the holy vessels, the garments worn by the Kohanim (the priests) and the architecture of the Temple. The tour is...More

Thank Meir H
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