Rockefeller Archeological Museum, Jerusalem

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The Rockefeller Museum, formerly the Palestine Archaeological Museum, is an archaeology museum located in East Jerusalem that houses a large collection of artifacts unearthed in the excavations conducted in Mandate Palestine, in the 1920s and 1930s.
The museum is under the management of the Israel Museum and houses the head office of the Israel Antiquities Authority.
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  • The Archaeological museum is very interesting. It has exhibits of historical significance from thousands of years and also displays of very old human skeletons. The vast and fascinating area of the museum is located next to the Old City wall and is free of charge
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  • It's our free day and after seeing the Biblical museum, we got interested in this one as it is only walking distance from where we were staying at Ecce Homo guest house. Outside, it did not seem big b...  more »
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  • Excellent museum... lost of things to appreciate from all different periods
  • Very place to visit bus number 1 brings you here from the central bus station and I really recommend you to come they have nice gates and old history you can spend one full free day in Jerusalem here and it's close to the old city 2 min walking
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