A Look into the Past
Virtual Reality Experience at The Western Wall
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Notices from the Kotel


Jerusalem, Israel

Organized Tours

Organized Tours

Planning a visit to the Western Wall?

Now you can order an organized 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


Friday 6 Kislev 5778, 11.24.2017
Mid day:
Candle Light
Torah weekly section
Times are according to Standard Time

Interesting Facts

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.

Apr 02, 2018

ברכת כהנים

Birkat Kohanim (Priestly Blessing) for Passover 5778 (2018)


Birkat Kohanim (The Priestly Blessing) for the Passover Holiday will take place on Monday the second day of Chol Hamoed the 17th of Nissan 5778 (2.4.18)

Dec 13, 2017

הדלקת נרות חנוכה

Chanukah Candle-Lighting 5778


Dec 04, 2017


Book Launch – The Secrets of Saba Kotel’s Life

Book launch event for the book The Secrets of Saba Kotel’s Life, the life story of the rabbi of the Kotel – Rabbi Meir Yehuda Getz, will take place in the Western Wall Tunnels.
The book was written by his daughter Lilly Horowitz Getz.

The book tells the story of grandson Meir Yehuda who, in honor of his bar mitzvah, goes out to discover the secrets of his grandfather’s life. Meir Yehuda is then exposed to a world of values and spirituality that impacts his own life.

The event will take place on Monday, 16 Kislev, 5778 (December 4, 2017)
At 4pm at the Beyond Our Wall hall in the Western Wall Tunnels.

Rabbi Shmuel Rabinowitz, Rabbi of the Western Wall and Holy Sites
Mordechai (Suli) Eliav, Director of the Western Wall Heritage Foundation
Rabbi Avi Giser, Chairman of the Council for Religious Education and the Rabbi of Ofra
Rabbi Dr. Avraham Lifshitz, Head of the Council for Religious Education
Lilly Horowitz Getz, Author of the book
MK Motti Yogev

Nov 16, 2017


The Ethiopian Community Celebrated the Sigd Holiday