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A Walking Tour of the Artist Colonies of Jerusalem

ESRA presents

A Walking Tour of the Artist Colonies of Jerusalem

Due to the long waiting list for the successful trip that was held last month, we have decided to organise a repeat!

‎A rare look into the neighbourhoods of Hutzot Hayotzer and Nachlaot through the eyes of the artists. Meet ‎artists in their studios, visit galleries on and off the beaten track, ‎and learn of their unique connection to Jerusalem.‎
  • The Judaica and Israeli Art Tour takes place in Hutzot Hayotzer, an artists’  hub nestled in the ‎Hinnom Valley between the Old and New City.‎ Meet painters, silversmiths, and calligraphers amongst others. Speak with the artists about ‎their work and see them in action in their studios.‎
  • The Nachlaot Tour takes place in one of the oldest and most authentic neighbourhoods  of ‎Jerusalem. Nachlaot hosts a multi-cultural and multi-generational population which is a ‎microcosm of Israeli culture at large. It is no surprise then that many leading Israeli artists ‎find their home and studio here. Explore the history of the neighbourhood walking through ‎its alleyways and courtyards, stopping along the way to meet and talk with artists, curators ‎and art collectors.‎

Lunch at Machane Yehuda Market

NB This trip involves a lot of walking and is only suitable for participants who are in good health and do not need assistance.‎


Pick Up: 

08:30   Ra'anana: opposite Ahuzat Bayit on Derech Ha'park   ‎
09:15  Tel Aviv: Arlosoroff Train Station– just before the main Station entrance ‎
Contact Name: 
ESRA Beit Fisher
09-748 2957
Price for Members: