Beit Jimal

Attraction Type: Archaeology and History, Region: Jerusalem Area, Address: Beit Jimal Near Beit Shemesh
Source: Tiuli
Region: Jerusalem area
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The Beit Jimal Convent, surrounded by picturesque Judean mountains scenery, is believed to mark the burial site of Second Temple era sage Rabbi Gamaliel, the Apostle Paul's teacher.

Original Byzantine mosaics are on display at the older of the sites two churches. A shop sells ceramics made by the nuns, along with wines and olive oil.

A short film on the sisters daily life is also shown.

Photographer: From a PikiWiki.

 

Products specifications
Attraction Type Archaeology and History
Region Jerusalem Area
City Beit Shemesh
Address Beit Jimal Near Beit Shemesh
Phone +972-2-9911449
Opening Hours Sunday: Closed, Monday: 08:30 - 17:00, Tuesday: 08:30 - 17:00, Wednesday: 08:30 - 17:00, Thursday: 08:30 - 17:00, Friday:08:30 - 17:00, Saturday: 08:30 - 17:00
Parking Yes
Suitable for Children Yes
Accessibility No
URL http://tour-yehuda.org.il/578/

The Beit Jimal Convent, surrounded by picturesque Judean mountains scenery, is believed to mark the burial site of Second Temple era sage Rabbi Gamaliel, the Apostle Paul's teacher.

Original Byzantine mosaics are on display at the older of the sites two churches. A shop sells ceramics made by the nuns, along with wines and olive oil.

A short film on the sisters daily life is also shown.

Photographer: From a PikiWiki.

 

Products specifications
Attraction Type Archaeology and History
Region Jerusalem Area
City Beit Shemesh
Address Beit Jimal Near Beit Shemesh
Phone +972-2-9911449
Opening Hours Sunday: Closed, Monday: 08:30 - 17:00, Tuesday: 08:30 - 17:00, Wednesday: 08:30 - 17:00, Thursday: 08:30 - 17:00, Friday:08:30 - 17:00, Saturday: 08:30 - 17:00
Parking Yes
Suitable for Children Yes
Accessibility No
URL http://tour-yehuda.org.il/578/