"How goodly are your tents, O Jacob, your dwelling places, O Israel!"
Beit Shemesh is a city in the Jerusalem district.
The name of the city is translated as "House of the Sun". It is named after the settlement mentioned in Tanakh.
Beit Shemesh was founded in 1950. Its first inhabitants were immigrants from Iran, Iraq, North Africa and Romania, over time, they were joined by repatriates from the USSR and Ethiopia.
The status of the city of Beit Shemesh was received in 1991.
In the early 90s, the religious district of Ramat Beit Shemesh appeared in Beit Shemesh, and families of religious Ultra-Orthodox were settled there.
Next to the city is the "Mini Israel" miniature park and the famous stalactite cave in the Avshalom reserve.
The National Insurance Institute of Israel ("Bituah Leumi"):
Tel. *6050, 12226050
Israeli Employment Service ("Lishkat Taasuka"):
The Ministry of Interior ("Misrad ha-Pnim"):
Merkaz Mishari, Binyan Beit Katzir
Israel Ministry of Construction and Housing:
Travel to Israel with a camera:
Beit-Shemesh. Rose Garden
Beit Shemesh. HaArazim street
Beit Shemesh. Ben Gurion street
Beit Shemesh. Garden in the city center
Beit Shemesh. HaNarkis street
Beit Shemesh. Eucalyptus grove
Stalactite Cave near Beit Shemesh
for Shabbat and Holidays