Saxum Visitor Center

Enhance your
Holy Land Experience

Saxum Visitor Center

Enhance your
Holy Land Experience

Saxum Visitor Center

Enhance your
Holy Land Experience

Saxum Visitor Center

Enhance your Holy Land Experience

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Monday to Friday,
9am–5pm

Book in advance

20 NIS general
10 NIS reduced

Road to Nataf, 3978
Abu Ghosh

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Our guided tour helps visitors to immerse themselves  in the history of the Holy Land through timelines, maps, interactive screens, models, recreations, and video mappings, allowing them to experience the spatial and  temporal dimensions of the land Jesus walked through.

Monday to Friday, 9am – 5pm

Emmaus Trail

Hiking from Saxum

Do you want to follow the Road to Emmaus that Jesus walked with the two disciples?

A biblical and historical trail of 20 kilometers from Saxum Visitor Center to Emmaus-Nicopolis.

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Peter’s Boat Sails Again

Peter’s Boat Sails Again

In March 2023, the Aponte family gifted Pope Francis a faithful reconstruction of what could have been Peter's boat. Since June of this year, it has been displayed at the entrance of the Vatican Museums as a symbol of our Church, an image used by the first Christians...

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Kiryat-Yearim: Where the Ark of the Covenant Rested

Kiryat-Yearim: Where the Ark of the Covenant Rested

The Saxum Visitor Center is located in the surroundings of Kiryat Yearim (in Hebrew: קִרְיַת יְעָרִים), also currently known as Telz-Stone. Kiryat-Yearim ("village of forests") is about 15 km from Jerusalem, among lush woods of conifers and Mediterranean pines, as its...

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Church of the Multiplication (Tabgha): Corpus Christi

Very close to the Sea of Galilee, this is the place in which Tradition says Jesus performed the multiplication of the loaves and fishes. 

International

Saxum around the World

Thanks to the work of many Advisors, Saxum International Foundation promotes
activities related to the Holy Land from various regions of the world.
You can also take part in this project!

Concepción, Spain

Praiseworthy, different, clear. Another oasis in the middle of the desert

Concepción, Spain

Federico and Mª Alicia, Honduras

Essential place to visit during a pilgrimage to the Holy Land

Federico and Mª Alicia, Honduras

Thomas, Brazil

I’m not a Christian, but I think it is a very good place, even for atheists, to learn a little of the history of the Holy Land

Thomas, Brazil

Avelino, South Sudan

History here comes alive

Avelino, South Sudan

Zeitoun family, Haifa

Thank you for the best tour about the steps of Jesus

Zeitoun family, Haifa

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