Photos: Old City of Hevron Attracts 15,000 Visitors
Over 15,000 people visited Hevron on Wednesday and more are expected on Thursday.
Israel National News, 3/28/2013
דוברות היישוב היהודי בחברון
Hebron's Jewish community hosted over 15,000 people on Wednesday and more are expected on Thursday. Ohel Yitzhak, the Isaac and Rebecca Hall is open to the public.
The hall is located in the ancient Cave of Machpelah complex. Visitors took part in sightseeing tours of the historic city including the Cave of Otniel ben Knaz and the Tomb of Avner ben Ner, and modern sites such as the Hebron Heritage Museum at Beit Hadassah, the Avraham Avinu synagogue, and other places.
On Thursday the the Hebron community will
hosts tens of thousands at the annual Passover , with festivalperformances from top name acts. based singer Lipa Schmeltzer will headline the concert along with local musicians Haim Israel, Udi Davidi, the Kinderlach, Yishai Lapidot, Amiran Dvir, Benyamin Landau, Nadav Gilad, Ohad Mashiach and more.