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Tour on Monday August 31st and September - October Schedule

posted Aug 28, 2009, 5:47 AM by Jack Cadranel   [ updated Oct 12, 2009, 11:57 PM ]
Monday's tour is called Crusaders in Jerusalem.  In 1099 the Crusaders conquered Jerusalem and massacred its inhabitants.  When they were finally driven out they left behind a rich architectural heritage.  We'll explore some of their buildings and follow the story of the Crusader Kingdom of Jerusalem.  We will meet just outside the Jaffa Gate on Monday August 30th at 9.30am.  
The tour will last 2-3 hours and will cost NIS 60 plus a site entry fee of NIS 2. 
The next tour will be at the end of September after Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur.  Here is the schedule from then through October;
Wednesday     September 30th     8.00am                The Temple Mount.
Monday           October 5th           9.30am.               Rehavia: Yekkes In Spanish Streets.
Wednesday     October 7th           9.30am.               In the Shadow of the Temple: Southern Wall Excavations
Monday           October 12th         2.30pm.               The Revival of Jewish Life in Jerusalem: from the Days of the Ramban to the Old Yishuv.
Wednesday     October 14th         9.30am.                Ramat Rachel.
Monday           October 19th         9.30am.                Breaking Out of the Walls of the Old City: from Mishkenot Shana'anim to Ticho House
Wednesday     October 21st         9.30am.                The City of David
Monday October 26th and Wednesday October 28th - no tours