Kindly note:

  • On Sunday, February 23 , 2020, the museum will be closed
  • Changes in the activity times of the exhibition “Capturing History”: February 16 – closed; February 23 – closed; February 24 – closed from 12.00am; February 26 – closed
  • The Core Exhibition is closed for renovation. All other exhibitions and activities continue as usual. The new Core Exhibition will open in the autumn of 2020

Museum opening Hours

Sunday-Wednesday: 10am-5pm

Thursday: 10am-10pm

Friday: 9am-2pm

Saturday: 10am-3pm

Guided tours in English:

  • Thursdays at 2pm

Guided tours in Hebrew:

  • Tuesdays at 11am and 2pm
  • Thursdays at 11am

Genealogical and Archival Databases

  • On Wednesday, November 27, the study area will be closed

The open database website is always available for search and inquiries, from anywhere at anytime at

If you prefer to use them while visiting the museum, our study area is located in floor -1, during these opening hours:

Sunday-Thursday: 10am-4pm; Friday: 9am-1pm (*Please note: system problems may occur due to applying a new platform. We are doing our best to fix them quickly. Thank you for your patience.)

Please note: visitors are kindly requested to exit the museum at closing time

Museum shop: Sun-Thur 10am-5pm | Fri 10am-1pm. Shop online




Special Notes

Special Notes:

Irregular Closing Days:

The Museum will be CLOSED on

  • February 23, 2020
  • March 15, 2020
  • March 29, 2020
  • May 10, 2020
  • July 26, 2020
  • September 6, 2020
  • October 18, 2020
  • November 15, 2020
  • December 27, 2020

Getting here and Parking

Museum of the Jewish People at Beit Hatfutsot is located on the campus of Tel-Aviv University, Klausner Street, in Ramat Aviv.
Entrance through Matatia Gate 2.

Beit Hatfutsot is easily accessible from the Ayalon Highway.
Paid parking:


  • Museums Parking lot, Klauzner St., across from Gate 2

*On Saturdays/holidays, parking is only allowed on Klauzner st. outside campus;  entering Beit Hatfutsot via gate no. 2 only.

Public Transportation

By bus:

  • Egged: 274, 271, 222, 572, 270
  • Dan: 7, 25, 289, 45
  • Kavim: 36

By train:

  • The closest railway station to the Museum is “Tel-Aviv University”
  • Connections via Dan bus lines 7, 45

Admission (NIS)

Regular:                                             49 NIS

“Olim”, Soldiers:                             24 NIS

Special Exceptions:

  • Free audio guide included – please ask for it upon your arrival
  • Children under 5 year old – free entrance
  • Soldiers in uniform – free entrance (please show i.d.)
  • Groups, agents, guided groups – please call us in advance: 03-7457808


Aroma40x40EN The Aroma Cafe is open on the entrance floor. The Arome Cafe is kosher, certified by the Chief Rabbinate and is closed on Saturdays.

Our Mailing Address:

Museum of the Jewish People at Beit Hatfutsot
P.O.B. 39359 Tel Aviv
6139202 Israel

Tel: 972-3-7457808
Fax: 972-3-7457811


The exhibitions, auditoriums, cafeteria and lobby are all wheelchair accessible. Read more about it and view accessiblity maps