A Connecticut Yankee in King David’s Court – Americans in Yerushalayim
All walking tour with Eitan Morell
Wed Feb 20, 9:30am-12:30pm
Throughout the 19th & into the 20th centuries many famous Americans visited Yerushalayim, such as Ulysses S. Grant, Theodore Roosevelt, Herman Melville & Mark Twain.
Hear their stories. “Meet” the 1st American Consul in Yerushalayim, learn of his conversion to Judaism & be shocked by his unsolved murder – even till today. Plus learn of the connection between Yerushalayim & the battle of Bunker Hill.
Visit sites around Sultan’s Pool, Yemin Moshe, King David Hotel, and Gan HaPaamon.
Members: 55NIS NM: 70NIS
Bookings are closed for this event.