Jerusalem Symphony Orchestra

Members' Corner

Wouldn't it be great to pop in and visit the Museum at any time the mood strikes and never stand in line? Wouldn't you like to visit as many as 20 exhibitions a year, visit the Collection Galleries at your leisure, and stay up to date with world-class cultural activities offered at the Israel Museum?

Would you like getting exclusive benefits, discounts in the Museum shops, and restaurants; be invited to participate in special events organized just for members; moreover, receive wonderful benefits at other cultural institutions, even free entrance?

All this and other extras make becoming a member at the Israel Museum very worthwhile.
Join our exclusive circle of members now!

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Tel: 02 670-8855, Fax: 02 677-1332

Giving a Membership to those you love is the gift people love to get.
Purchase a membership for a friend and gain an additional month on your own membership for free.
Please call for more details Tel: 02 670-8855

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All member benefits and discounts require presentation of a valid membership card.*
Please note: Membership benefits vary from time to time. Please follow website updates and advertisements.

Special Activities April - May - June

Guided Tour of the Babylonian Jewry Heritage Museum and of Or Yehuda

A visit to the Babylonian Jewry Heritage Museum which illuminates the ancient and impressive history of this Diaspora community, and documents Babylonian Jewish life through the generations, spanning over 2,800 years.
May 5 | Fri | 8:30 am | 100 NIS Includes transportation from the Museum
Space is limited | Please register Tel: 02 670-8855

Neighboring Sounds

The Museum hosts a concert series performed by outstanding students from the nearby Conservatory of the Jerusalem Academy of Music and Dance.
May 12, June 30
Fri 12:30 pm | Free of charge | Springer Auditorium

Recycling Workshop for Adults

Sculpting with paper

Wed, June 7 | 5:00 - 6:30 pm
Fri, June 9 | 10:00 - 11:30 am | IS 50
Register at tel. 670-8855 | Space is limited

I, Caesar
In conjunction with the exhibition Faces of Power

This lecture will explore how the coins minted by the Caesars of the Roman Empire offer a glimpse into the use of currency as a means of promoting agendas and disseminating propaganda. This lecture will decode the language of these messages and compare it to the historical narrative surrounding the figures who issued the coins.
Lecture by exhibition curator Yaniv Schauer.

Tues, June 27 | 5:00 pm
Springer Auditorium
Register at: | Space is limited

Benefits at the Museum

  • Discounts on Museum events (as advertised).
  • In the cafés and restaurants of the Museum: 10% discount off regular prices.
  • Entrance ticket for friends who join your visit to the Museum: 10% discount off a full-price admission ticket.
  • In the Museum Shops: 10% discount on all items on presentation of a valid membership card. Details at 02 535-7000.
  • In the Youth Wing:  
  • 5 NIS off workshops for children who are part of a Family Membership (workshops costing over 10 NIS).
  • Free admission to the Israel Museum campus, the Rockefeller Museum, and the Ticho House.
  • Art lectures in the Museum.
  • Tours of museums throughout Israel offered for Members only.
  • Members receive audio-guides to Museum exhibitions free of charge.
  • Members receive current updates about special programs and events at the Museum.

At Other Cultural Institutions
  • Haifa Museums: Free admission for Members and Israeli Friends of the Israel Museum (IFIM) at the following museums in Haifa, upon presentation of valid Membership:
  • Haifa Museum of Art
  • Tikotin Museum of Japanese Art
  • National Maritime Museum (Details: 02 535-7000)
  • Haifa City Museum
  • MadaTech
  • The Israel National Museum of Science in Haifa 15% off regular price. Tel: 04 861-4444
  • The Jerusalem Khan Theater
  • 25% off yearlong membership 50% off individual tickets.Discount available at the theater box office.* Tel: 02 671-8281
  • The Jerusalem Symphony Orchestra – IBA
  • 20% off yearlong membership. Tel: 1-700-704-000 or 02 566-0211

Annual Membership Fees

240 NIS
Dual 360 NIS
Family 450 NIS (two adults plus children aged 5-17)
Child 50 NIS (ages 5-17)
Student 120 NIS (with valid identity card from the institution)
Teacher 120 NIS (with valid identity card from the institution)
Israeli senior citizen 120 NIS (Individual, women above 60, men above 65, upon presentation of official Israeli Ezrach Vatik card)
Israeli senior citizens 180 NIS (Dual, where both women are over 60, or both men are over 65, each person must qualify for the discount and upon presentation of an official Israeli Ezrach Vatik card)
Special group discounts Please contact the Membership Department for details

Membership Department

The Israel Museum
P.O.B. 71117
Jerusalem 9171002

Tel: 02 670-8855, Fax: 02 677-1332
Telephone queries: Sun – Thurs 8:30 am – 3 pm


Special Members trip