Otzer HaStam of Tzfat
An entertaining adventure into the world and art of the ancient Jewish scribes
Letters of adventure
Built by the same people who make educational adventure rides for Disney’s Epcot Center, the Letters of Adventure ride takes you back in time to the world of the ancient scribes. Let the journey begin. Your seat moves back as you enter an immersive, multi-sensory, audio-visual environment. Discover the mystical secrets of the Hebrew letters, their role in creation of the universe, the receiving of the Ten Commandments, and up to the present day. Along the way, you will meet a holographic scribe living in ancient Egypt, learn some of the subtleties of scribal arts through a 3-D presentation, and watch a music video about Jewish life on a panoramic screen.
The Scribes Workshop
Do you have what it takes to be a scribe? Watch a genuine scribe at work, up close and personal. Ask any questions you want. And then try your hand at the ancient, sacred calligraphy on an actual sheet of parchment with a real quill and ink jar – no pens allowed. Keep your work as a souvenir. You can also purchase quality, authentic products produced by our expert in-house scribes at our Gift Shop. All products come with the name and signature of the scribe who produced it, and an Otzar HaStam certificate of authenticity that ensures the highest level of quality and craftsmanship.
The Stam Game Show
What do you know about Torah, Tefillin and Mezuzah? Test your knowledge against your friends’ by participating in the Stam Game Show, and learn something new in the process. The game can be calibrated for different levels of knowledge, from beginner to super-advanced. Through this exciting, interactive trivia game, you will learn fascinating facts about these holy articles, which also utilizes view presentation and animated models to illustrate the objects beings discussed. The highest score in the Game Show wins a prize. The score is calculated using a combination of correct answers and speed, so keep your hand on the buzzer!
Garden of Letters
At this one-of-a-kind garden, you will enjoy a charming stroll through pastoral terraces amidst typical Israeli flora, examining large stone-like sculptures of each of the Hebrew letters. Artistic illustrations on every letter illuminate the mystery and meaning that each letter contains.
For reservations and more info:
+972 (0) 4-691-2000