07 Feb

The core themes the JBG, an urban nature center in the heart of the city, deals with are botany and the environment. It emphasizes in its educational activities use of all senses and challenges to accentuate visitor experience. The changing seasons create a display which changes each visit: a carpet of fall leaves, blossoming trees, spectacular blooms, ripening fruit and endangered plants are part of the unique setting on offer when visiting the Gardens.
The JBG Education Department offers activities and tours for all ages – pre-school, primary and secondary education as well as for special needs groups. They will also gladly create a tour or construct an activity program to suit the needs and interests of your group.
To book please contact us with the form below, Call: 0527593366 or email:

Please arrive at the gates half an hour before your activity is scheduled to begin. Time dedicated to settling payments, getting situated and food.
Delays will result in less time being dedicated to the activity.


Number of participants in a group:

(unless stated otherwise)

Minimum number of participants per group:18 Maximum per guide- 30
Maximum number of participants in a special needs group: 15

Please note the Gardens are very big and can accommodate multiple groups simultaneously
Please wear closed comfortable shoes and bring a hat and water


Entrance to the JBG

Entry to the Gardens is from Nayot Junction (same turn as the petrol station)
For some activities exit through the neve sha’anan gate is also possible (close to the Rabin youth hostel)


Student preparation

We at the JBG put a lot of effort into cultivating special varieties of flowers and trees. Please prepare the pupils for their visit to the JBG, explain to them the importance of plant preservation, walking on the paths only and ask them not to pick flowers of leaves.



25NIS per participant – pre-school, primary school
28NIS per participant – middle and high-school
Parent & children activities (2 hours) 40NIS for 1 parent and 1 child
Special needs groups – 450NIS
Special rates for municipal programs.

Payment must be settled on arrival and before the activity begins. Please make sure to arrive on time.
For activities where the participants pay individually – please collect payment before arrival and payment by a representative at the Gardens’ ticket office.

Activities available in Hebrew, Arabic and English

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