Chanukkah Activities for all the family
Chanukka Activity at Neot Kedumim Park
Wednesday-Fri day 1st-3rd December (27-29 Kislev)
Sunday 5th December ( 1 Tevet)
Hours: 09:00-16:00. Last entry at 14:00. Friday 09:00-13:00. Last entry at 11:00
"Discover the Light" Lantern Tours Evening Program (in English)
30th November ( 26 Kislev), 1st December (27 Kislev), 2nd December ( 28 Kislev) and 5th December ( 1 Tevet).
Tour departs promptly at 16:00.
Follow the Light – Day Program – (in Hebrew)
What was life like during the time of the Maccabees?
What did the Hasmoneans do without electricity once darkness fell?
Come and join the celebrations at Neot Kedumim Park in honor of Chanukkah. Activities include:
- Extracting oil from olives using an ancient olive press
- Meeting exciting figures from the past
- Minting copper coins
- Oil lamp making
- Riddle solving with a “Maccabee soldier”
- Oil lamp exhibition featuring wicks and oils made from various natural materials
- Gymboree for toddlers
- Walking routes with activity stations along the way
Price – 45 NIS per person. Children under 3 – free entry
Discover the Light – Evening Program – (in English)
Did children have a bedtime in ancient times? Were they scared of the dark? Join the Lanterns tour, where day turns to night and discover the answers. Learn about the heroism of the Maccabees, make unique oil lamps and walk with lanterns through the starlit park.
Tour departs at 16:00 (it is not possible to join in the middle). Duration of the tour is approximately 2 hours. It is advisable to bring warm clothes and closed shoes.
Price 40 NIS per person. Children under 3 – free admission.
Tickets can only be pre purchased
Neot Kedumim operates according to the Tav Sagol guidelines