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Second Temple Model of Jerusalem

  • Israel Museum, Jerusalem

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TripAdvisor ReviewsBased on 195 traveler reviews
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TripAdvisor RatingReviewed on November 26, 2022

Our guide pointed to many parts of the model and told us that additional research showed that the representation was incorrect. The idea is good, but the model should be brought up to date to provide the additional information currently available.

Jerusalem as it once was
TripAdvisor RatingReviewed on November 16, 2022

This model is a small-scale reproduction of Jerusalem at the time of the Second Temple. It is large, but not as large as the city was then. The reproduction of the Second Temple was quite large, compared to the rest of Jerusalem. Our guide was very helpful in pointing out the most prominent features....

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This model is a small-scale reproduction of Jerusalem at the time of the Second Temple. It is large, but not as large as the city was then. The reproduction of the Second Temple was quite large, compared to the rest of Jerusalem. Our guide was very helpful in pointing out the most prominent features. The model is adjacent to the Israel Museum.

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Impressive model
TripAdvisor RatingReviewed on November 13, 2022

This model is huge and must have required major work to research and create. I loved having the visual model to look at as our guide described some details of the city as it was then. Seeing the Temple Mount with the models to scale was also very helpful. I really enjoyed being able...

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This model is huge and must have required major work to research and create. I loved having the visual model to look at as our guide described some details of the city as it was then. Seeing the Temple Mount with the models to scale was also very helpful. I really enjoyed being able to walk around the model and see all of the different buildings and get a better three-dimensional understanding of the city of Jerusalem and its past.

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