Saxum Visitor Center
A unique experience
About Saxum Visitor Center
A trip to the Holy Land is a unique experience that does not leave one unchanged. Saxum Visitor Center hopes that the experience will be enhanced through new technologies.
Previous reservation required
Guided tours schedule
Monday to Friday
at 9am, 11am, 1pm and 3pm
We close at 5pm.
Maximum number of people
Subject to Ministry of Health guidelines
1 h 15 min approximately
Individual: 20 NIS general / 10 NIS reduced*
Groups (of 20 or more): 14 NIS per person
* Reduced fee for minors, students, seniors, and people with disabilities; tour guides free (all upon presentation of suitable document).
How to get here
Check Google Maps or Waze.
Public buses: 185, 189 and 195 from the Jerusalem Central Bus Station.
Parking spaces for visitors are available.
Enhance your Holy Land Experience
What do we offer?
Deep immersion in the history of the Holy Land through a comprehensive timeline, maps, interactive screens, model of Jerusalem, recreations of the holy sites, and videos. The visit is guided by our staff and lasts approximately 1 hour and 15 minutes.
An 80-person capacity space of prayer. It can be booked to celebrate the Holy Mass or Eucharistic Adoration, and has two confessionals.
An 80-person capacity multi-purpose room equipped to host meetings, conferences, and events.
The Visitor Center offers information about hiking the trail that connects Saxum with Emmaus-Nicopolis.
Handcrafted wood products and books.
Space for coffee, snacks, and a scenic view from the terrace before or after a visit.