Dance in Downtown

Machol Shalem Dance House

The city's sole performing-arts space focused on fostering experimental dance, as well as other performing artists.
Theatre in Downtown

Time Elevator

Get jolted, sprinkled with water and blasted with sound effects on this cinematic journey through 3000 years of Jewish history. Chaim Topol – one-time star of Fiddler on the Roof – leads the audience through what is…
Live Music in Downtown


HaMazkeka bustles late into weekend nights with people gathering for a drink and enjoying the sounds and sights of the city’s emerging and independent artists. Check the venue’s Facebook page (www.facebook.com/Mazke…
Live Performance in Downtown

Nocturno Live

One of the city's more happening alternative arts venues, Nocturno's small stage sees a wide range of Israeli performers, from live music, stand-up comedy to spoken word poetry and sometimes film screenings. It's an…
Arts Centre in Downtown


Hamiffal (meaning 'the factory') is perfect for travellers looking to experience Jerusalem’s alternative art and culture scene. Originally started by an art collective, Hamiffal now hosts Israeli and Palestinian con…
Arts Centre in Downtown

Alliance House

Housed in a former 19th-century school building at the edge of Mahane Yehuda, this vibrant space hosts art exhibitions, events and performances and is a centre of the city's young, experimental collaborative creativ…
Jazz in Downtown


Tiny, unpretentious jazz bar with nightly jams. Grab a seat in the loft space or an outdoor table and enjoy the people watching.
Booking Service in Downtown


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