For your convenience, you can find several booths with information about the different holiday activities, and of programs we offer all year long.
Summer Garden (Ginat HaKayitz):
Arts and Crafts
You may enjoy the crafts before or after the journey
An explanatory riding tour in Hebrew around the reserve. Tickets can be purchased at the tour train departure station located in the Summer Garden, for additional 10 NIS (age 3 and above). Tour takes about 20 minutes.
Holiday tour trails: (in Hebrew)
The trails begin behind the Shikmim Pool. You will arrive at an intersection leading to two trails. Please follow the signs directing to the trail you chose. Both trails are suitable for wheelchairs and baby strollers.
We strongly recommend families with young children to follow one of the holiday trails.
Short Trail (approx. 1 km)
The Brothers' Threshing floor (Goren Ha'Achim)- learn the story of Neot Kedumim, and hear about barley harvesting.
Archimedes' Screw (Boreg Archimedes)- learn how a nearby orchard gets watered using a special water device.
Nehemia's Sukkah (Sukkat Nehemia)- learn about the four species and their symbolism.
Long Trail (approx. 2 km)
Ruth's Threshing floor (Goren Ruth)- learn the story of Neot Kedumim, and hear about barley harvesting.
The Jebusite's Cistern (Bor Ha'Yevusi)- learn about the qualities of the cistern as a water source for desert wanderers and mountain dwellers, and the upcoming winter.
The Four Species Sukkah (Sukkat Arba'at Ha'Minim)- learn about the four species and their symbolism.
Both trails end at the Sukkah Exhibit, where you will see many different types of sukkahs, and different artists with their crafts.
Guided Tour in English:
Departure from the Summer Garden at noon (12:00pm).*
*Please register in advance at the information booth in the summer garden. Tour will depart provided there will be minimum number of participants. The tour is geared for adults and children from age 9 and above.
We strongly recommend families with small children to do one of the holiday trails mentioned above.
Horesh Stage (Bimat HaHoresh):
"The ant who wanted to be a cricket… and vice versa" (Hebrew)
An entertaining show written and performed by Neot Kedumim's staff.
The duration of the show is approximately 20 min.
Times: 11:30, 12:30, 13:30, 14:30, 15:30, 16:30
At the Sukkah Exhibition:
"Rythem and Happiness" instrumental show
An entertaining jazz musical performances for the whole family.
The duration of the show is 20 min.
Times: 11:00, 12:00, 13: 00, 14: 00, 15: 00, 16: 00
Gymboree for infants, kosher sukkahs, kosher snack-bars, bicycle renting*, pony riding* (*with additional charge)
* Program is subject to changes