Celebrate with Us: Become a Bar / Bat Mitzvah at The Taube Family Campus, HUC-JIR/Jerusalem - Hebrew Union College - Jewish Institute of Religion
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Celebrate with Us: Become a Bar / Bat Mitzvah at The Taube Family Campus, HUC-JIR/Jerusalem

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Taube Family CampusThe birthplace of Reform Judaism in Israel.  Your home base in Jerusalem. Experience a unique and memorable simcha when your family celebrates a bar / bat mitzvah on the Taube Family Campus, HUC-JIR/Jerusalem. 

Choose from one of our breathtaking outdoor spaces with the Old City as your backdrop, or take advantage of our elegant courtyard and welcoming synagogue.  The Taube Family Campus, HUC-JIR/Jerusalem will provide the perfect setting for this significant moment for your family.

Choose from the following B’nai Mitzvah Bundles:

    • Use of one of our beautiful indoor / outdoor spaces for your ceremony and reception
    • Use your own Rabbi to perform ceremony
    • We will provide Torah Scroll, Table, Chairs, Kiddush wine, Challahs, soft drinks, and cookies
    • Benefits of Fig Bundle, plus…
    • HUC-JIR will connect you with a local, fluent English-speaking Rabbi to perform ceremony
    • Hors d’oeuvres from one of our preferred caterers after ceremony
    • Connect you with a tour company that can arrange all logistical needs - hotels, transportation, etc.
    • Benefits of Olive Bundle, plus…
    • Use of President’s Apartment during visit to Jerusalem (sleeps 8)
    • Connect you to our in-house caterer, Cezanne, for a reception and dinner
    • Photographer / Videographer for ceremony and reception
    • Benefits of Etrog Bundle, plus…
    • Connect you to your choice of Musical Entertainment for reception
    • Private guided tour of the Skirball Museum
    • Private Walking Tour of the Old City for 20 of your guests

Please also consider the following activities for your visit:

  • Visit the Skirball Museum of Archaeology: Meet a real archaeologist.  Learn about excavations, findings and research conducted at HUC-JIR.
  • Archaeological Workshop / Dig: Take a day trip. Visit one of our excavation sites.
  • Lectures / Workshops: Learn with one of our brilliant scholars.  Meet our amazing students.
  • Tour of Campus: Learn about our historic building, designed by architect, Moshe Safdie, in 1988.

Questions? Ready to book? Have something else in mind?
Contact us at jerusalem@huc.edu and we will help you to customize your ideal experience!