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The Friends of Zion Museum

20 Yosef Rivlin, Jerusalem 9424017, Israel
+972 2-532-9400
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A unique perspective is presented

This museum is very high tech and has done a good job presenting its message. However, it does not... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Paul C
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Chicago, Illinois
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Nice presentation of non-Jews supportive of the Jewish people

This museum was not what I expected. I thought it would be boring but it's anything but boring... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
MJK582014
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Dresher, Pennsylvania
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Located in capital city of Jerusalem, the Museum brings these stories of Christian love and heroism to the world. Magnificently told using groundbreaking technology found nowhere else in the nation, visitors experience the unfolding story as though stepping back in time. Accompanied by a moving original musical score, fantastic surround sound, lighting second-to none and interactive displays that appear to come to life before your very eyes, the Museum is a once in a lifetime experience for audiences from around the world. Visitors enter a whole new world, where they meet the biblical figures, academics, businessmen, and military officials who, through their faith, have forged an everlasting bond between the Jewish and Christian peoples.
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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20 Yosef Rivlin, Jerusalem 9424017, Israel
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"their lives"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This museum is very high tech and has done a good job presenting its message. However, it does not present the entire story of how the modern day State of Israel came into existence and for that reason I cannot highly recommend seeing it without...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This museum was not what I expected. I thought it would be boring but it's anything but boring. It provides a multimedia presentation of the history of Gentiles sympathetic and in support of Jews. These are people from varied countries and backgrounds. Had this not...More

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Reviewed 4 June 2018

I thoroughly enjoyed this visit, its history of various aspects of the state and also various characters that played had roles in the establishment of the state of Israel, , and the different shows and way they were presented. there is an excellent gift shop...More

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Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

It should be noted this is not really a museum in the traditional sense. The Friends of Zion is a political organization. It advocated for the move of the US embassy to Jerusalem, and the US recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. The...More

2  Thank DanAtIDC
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Reviewed 31 May 2018

My wife and I love the Jewish people. We have supported The Friends of Zion for years. The museum presentation was nicely done and gives one a good look at those who had an impact on the Jewish settlement in Israel.

1  Thank devans5126
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Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

This was one of my top 3 things I did in Israel. It has a great little coffee shop, fantastic graphics, info about heroes who helped those who couldn’t help themselves —- you will never forget. Lights, sounds, colors and they fund the “Trump Making...More

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Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

The State of Israel has come through a lot. Despite all these, there are people that will ALWAYS stand on the right path of truth. Using heroes during the time but they made the difference to make Israel what it is today. Could make you...More

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Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

We had the pleasure of visiting this informative interactive museum. The staff was pleasant and extremely engaging. The exhibits were tasteful and yet very enlightening. It explains how important non Jews were in creating the state of Israel as well as teaching the importance of...More

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Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

It’s a great way to get a quick overall history about Israel. High tech presentation and great staff.

Thank Vanessa P
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Reviewed 22 April 2018

This is a museum one must visit. Almost completely digital telling the stories of many friends of Zion. They have made a huge difference through their lives and sacrifices they have made. They stood for their ideals, principles and beliefs. The guided tour takes just...More

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Joffrey1969
6 November 2016|
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Response from Kertesz | Reviewed this property |
44 shekels for adults.The entrance is per group, you cannot visit by yourself.The group has a guide and in about each hour there is a tour.Max pax per tour:20.
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Nanna05
19 February 2016|
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Response from MarcFOZ | Property representative |
We have further extended our hours: Our Hours [Extended hours for Groups] Sunday to Thursday 9:30am-8:45pm Friday 9:30am-2:00pm Saturday 10:00am-6:00pm
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