The Western Wall


Reaching Our Essence


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Do you speak French? Russian? Spanish?
You can join a tour for individuals with an audio-guide in French, Russian, or Spanish!
To reserve a tour, call 972-2-6271333
*The audio-guide will be given in exchange for an ID left as collateral.
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Important Notice

Accessibility of the Western Wall Tunnels - Important Message!
Due to construction work, wheelchairs will not be accessible in the Western Wall Tunnels. The Fund's management apologizes for the temporary inconvenience. "A Look into the Past" is still wheelchair accessible.
We apologize for the inconvenience.

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Menorah Tours

Come enjoy the magical experience of a menorah tour in the Old City of Jerusalem during Chanukah! Our tours include pleasant walking among the homes of the Jewish Quarter to the light of the Chanukah candles burning at the entrance to the homes, informative and fun guiding, discovery of past treasures at every corner, visits to ancient synagogues, lighting Chanukah candles, a musical interlude, a donut (sufganiya) for every participant, and more.
For families – During the tour of the Jewish Quarter, there will be a special activity for children in the Old Yishuv Court Museum, complete with costumes, dreidel games, arts-and-crafts and more.

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Dec 13, 2018

פרשת שבוע מרב הכותל-פרשת ויגש

Parashat Shabua from Rabbi Shmuel Rabinowitz

 

The Test of Brotherhood – Vayigash

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Dec 12, 2018

חיילי יחידה 916 סיירת בזק מאשדוד בכותל המערבי

Soldiers from Ashdod visiting the Western Wall

 

Dec 11, 2018

סגן ראש ממשלת איטליה בביקור בכותל המערבי

Deputy Prime Minister of Italy visiting the Western Wall

 

The Western Wall

We all know that the Western Wall, the Kotel, is the most significant site in the world for the Jewish people. We know that it is the last remnant of our Temple. We also know that Jews from around the world gather here to pray. People write notes to G-d and place them between the ancient stones of the Wall.
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Bar Mitzvah at the Kotel

The Western Wall Heritage Foundation invites you to celebrate a Bar Mitzvah at the Kotel, in a unique atmosphere of unity and holiness, and at no charge.
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Western Wall 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.

The Kotel store is open

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Jerusalem, Israel

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Monday 9 Teveth 5779, 12.17.2018
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