Beit Hatfutsot, the Museum of the Jewish People, tells the unique and ongoing story of the Jewish People, a People among nations, and describes the special bond between the Jewish People and Israel. The museum presents thousands of years of a flourishing, multifaceted culture, bringing to life the unity that underlies the diversity of the Jewish civilization. The story of the Jewish people is told through the permanent exhibition now going through a process of renewal as well as through temporary exhibitions, educational activities, and rich digital database resources of Jewish genealogy, family names, communities, photographs, films, and Jewish music.
Beit Hatfutsot aspires to:
Provide the young generation with a key to their Jewish identity
Strengthen the sense of belonging to the Jewish People
Enhance the bonds between Jews in Israel and around the world.
Nurture a sense of pride in Jewish heritage, Jewish achievements, and Jewish contributions to the world.
Enable visitors from around the world to learn about the fascinating story of the Jewish people, and understand its unique nature.
Beit Hatfutsot is located on the campus of Tel Aviv University, Klausner Street, in Ramat Aviv. Entrance through Matatia Gate 2
Tel: 972 3 7457808
Opening Hours: Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Thursday: 10 AM to 4 PM
Wednesday: 10 AM to 6 PM
Friday: 9 AM to 1 PM
The Museum is closed on Saturdays and Jewish holidays.