Tel Aviv offers a wide variety of museums and galleries covering extensive types and periods from classical to contemporary art, local artists to foreign artisans, historical societies and more.
The Tel Aviv Museum
The Tel Aviv Museum is Israel’s main art museum, hosting more than half a million visitors annually and offering a dynamic program of changing and permanent exhibitions, in addition to exciting cultural programs of classical and jazz music, performance arts, lecture series, special events, children’s programs, dance, and cinema. The Tel Aviv Museum includes an outdoor sculpture garden and a youth wing.
The Tel Aviv Museum is located 27 Shaul Hamelech Blvd.
Tel: +972-3-6077020. Fax: +972-3- 6958099.
Opening Hours: Sunday – closed. Monday, Wednesday: 10AM-4PM. Tuesday, Thursday: 10AM-10PM. Friday: 10AM-2PM. Saturday: 10AM-4PM.
The Eretz Israel Museum & Planetarium
The Eretz Israel Museum & Planetarium is a multi-disciplinary museum focusing on the history and culture of the Land of Israel through permanent and temporary exhibits in archaeology, ethnography, folklore, Judaica, cultural history and local identity, traditional crafts and practical arts. This Tel Aviv Museum includes an expansive garden surrounding an ancient mound rich in archaeological treasures found in the heart of the museum complex. The Planetarium hosts the “Voyage through the Universe” show.
The Eretz Israel Museum is located at 2 Haim Levanon St., Ramat Aviv.
Tel: +972-3- 6415244.
Opening Hours: Sunday – Wednesday: 10AM-4PM. Thursday: 10AM-8PM. Friday & Saturday: 10AM-2PM.