The Time Elevator

Although you can explore Jerusalem for days on end and barely scratch the surface, if you’re interested in getting the big picture on the city and its history in just under half an hour, hop onto the Time Elevator. The viewer here is not just a passive spectator in the arena of history; the motion-based seating moves the audience with the turbulence of the times, while surround-sound and a wealth of surprising effects bring the viewer even closer to the action, making the experience all the more immersive. Advanced booking only


Mamila Avenue
6 Yitzhak Kariv Street


Time Elevator in Jerusalem invites you to take fantastic kind of trips: An unforgettable journey to the mysterious secrets of Jerusalem. A unique window to watch a fascinating past, precious present and unbelievable future of the capital of Israel.
The Time Elevator Jerusalem is a time-travel experience spiraling over 3,000 years of history. The actor Chaim Topol who is known for his role in “Fiddler on the Roof” represents the character who leads us through an unforgettable path over Jerusalem’s historical turning points. The effect is achieved through crashing ceilings technology. The story begins ins the City of David and ends in the 1967 Six-Day War.
The experience is laced together through cinema and mobile platforms, lasting 30 breathtaking minutes during which the dramatic moments of Jerusalem come to life with an original script created in cooperation of leading archeologists and historians. The spectators will see Prophet Jeremiah confronts with King Zedekiah and witness the destruction of both the First and Second Temples. Next, the Roman Conquest, the birth of Christianity, the emergence of Islam with its centuries of long rule over the Holy Land and the drama of the establishment of Israel will be all represented in an engaging, cinematic way.
Thanks to the combination of motion while seated and the giant screens, the visitors will experience the thrill of watching the movie as an active participant, rather than just a spectator. The surround sound headsets provide the show with proper representation in English, French, Russian, German, Spanish, Italian, Mandarin and Hebrew.
“I am Jerusalem” is an innovative and international artistic performance created on a multimedia platform, taking the spectator to multi-sensory time-travel to explore the many facets of Jerusalem.
It is a cinematic projection with dimensions, changing throughout the show. Here you will go on an electrifying journey of sights, sounds, people and scents, to the Jerusalem past, current and future ones.
The Jerusalem from the above and from below.
The show is for ages from 5 and up to 99. Everyone will find their unique tie to the city and of what is ” I am Jerusalem” for them.
Experience the unique emotions brought to you by “I am Jerusalem.” Your perception of the city will change forever. 7
Language options : English, Hebrew
- It is better to check opening hours in advance.
- Please arrive 15 minutes earlier to watch an introduction regarding safety instructions.
- Reservations must be made in advance
- Minimum age is 5+
- Entrance from the indoor mall inside Mamilla Mall, floor -1.
- Please be safe! – Time Elevator offers six seats out of our total of 104, suitable for sensitive people, i.e., pregnant women, those who suffer from back pains, severe motion sickness, dizziness and heart problems.

Free entrance or 30% discount. 

Time Elevator

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