Important notice

 Due to construction work at Beit Strauss, the Mivke will be closed.
Please follow visitor information for a notice on reopening.
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A look into the past
Virtual Reality Experience at The Western Wall
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Jerusalem, Israel

Orginized Tours

Orginized Tours

Planning a visit to the Western Wall?

Now you can order an orginized tour in the Western Wall and the Jewish quarter sites. Contact us for additional information

Opening Hours

The Western Wall Prayer Plaza is open every day of the year, twenty four hours a day


Thu 25th of Tishrey 5777, 10.27.2016
6:52 AM
Mid day:
12:22 PM
5:58 PM
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Interesting Facts

The Kotel store will be open soon

Kotel Sites

The Western Wall Plaza is home to some of the most interesting historical tourist sites in the world, which offer a unique perspective on the genealogy of the Jewish people and the history of Jerusalem. We invite you to visit the sites and enjoy an empowering and unforgettable experience.

Oct 19, 2016


Birkat Kohanim (Priestly Blessing) Chol HaMoed Succot 5777

Birkat Kohanim (Priestly Blessing) Chol HaMoed Succot 5777 will take place on Wednesday, 17 Tishrei, 5777; 2nd day of Chol HaMoed
(October 19, 2016)

Shacharit: 8:45 am
Birkat Kohanim of Shacharit: 9:30 am
Mussaf: 10:15 am
Birkat Kohanim of Mussaf: 10:30

The Chief Rabbis of Israel Maran HaRishon LeZion HaGaon Rabbi Yitzchak Yosef, shlita
Maran HaGaon Rabbi David Lau, shlita
HaRav HaGaon Rabbi Shmuel Rabinowitz, shlita Rabbi of the Western Wall and Holy Sites

Will greet visitors At the Succah of the Western Wall in Jerusalem
after Birkat Kohanim Between 10:45 am – 12 pm

Oct 18, 2016


Rabbis praying at the Western Wall at Succot

Photos courtesy of M. Goldberg
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