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The Saxum Visitor Center helps pilgrims to deepen their knowledge of the Holy Land through different multimedia resources in order to enrich each person’s Holy Land experience.

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Visiting the Holy Land

Saxum wishes to make a pilgrim’s visit to the Holy Land more memorable. Here are some digital resources to help you prepare for the trip.

Visit In the Footprints of Our Faith

Emmaus Trail

The Emmaus Trail is an initiative of the Saxum Foundation, the Ministry of Tourism of Israel, and the Jewish National Fund (KKL). Beginning at the Saxum Visitor Center and ending at Emmaus Nicopolis, the trail is 18 km (11 miles) and is not difficult.

Discover the Trail Watch the Emmaus Trail video

Latest News

Visiting Baby Jesus in Bethlehem

Visiting Baby Jesus in Bethlehem

Joanne is a volunteer from London at the Saxum Visitor Center. For the small group of us who made our journey down to Bethlehem to celebrate the midnight Mass of Christmas in the place where Baby Jesus was born, ‘miracle’ is the only word I can find that could even begin to describe our experience […]

“It Happened Here” (5): Christmas

“It Happened Here” (5): Christmas

Merry Christmas from the land of Jesus! Have you ever wondered what Bethlehem would have looked like? Watch our latest “Friends of Saxum” video on Christmas to get an idea!

2018 Christmas Celebration with Ministry of Tourism and Religious Authorities

2018 Christmas Celebration with Ministry of Tourism and Religious Authorities

This past Wednesday, December 19, members of Saxum’s staff attended Israel’s Ministry of Tourism yearly Christmas party, in which the Minister of Tourism (Yariv Levin) invites Christian authorities and other who work in Christian tourism industry to a holiday celebration. The heads of the various Churches and denominations in Jerusalem attend, and deliver brief addresses […]

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