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Heichal Shlomo

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Basic Information

Location 31°46′32.84″N 35°13′0.88″E
Phone number 02-5889010
Country Israel
City Jerusalem

General Information

Open to visitors yes
Need appointment yes
Handicap accessibility yes
Website http://www.hechalshlomo.org.il/
Geographical Coordinates 31.77572,35.21711


General

Heichal Shlomo, meaning 'Palace of Salomon', is located adjacent to the Great Synagogue on King George Street, Jerusalem, was the former seat of the Chief Rabbinate of Israel. The building currently contains the Jewish Heritage Museum, Renanim Synagogue, office space and an auditorium. It is opposite the Leonardo Plaza Hotel Jerusalem. Building was completed in 1958. In 2009, Pope Benedict XVI made a visit to the area.


General Information

Opening hours: 8:00-20:00

Price: Adult 20 NIS Child 15 NIS

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