The Open House in Ramle - a peace education center in Ramle, Israel

Latest Stories

  • 2017 The Journey – Masa / Masar2017 The Journey – Masa / Masar

    30th of November to 3rd December 2017, we had our Journey-Masa, Masar, for 22 students from Jewish and Arab High Schools. This  unique project is in cooperation with Neve...Read more »
  • 2017 Summer camp2017 Summer camp

    .wp-caption.aligncenter Between the 2nd to 20th July was our 25th Summer camp!   It is 26 years of Open House activity.   We had 94 Jewish and Arab children...Read more »
  • Nursery School 2017-18Nursery School 2017-18

    It is our 26th year of Nursery School. This year we have 27 children in the Day Care Center with Lamis, Johana and Nadia as the experienced staff members and three younger part time helpers. "...Read more »
  • Summer Peace Camp of Open House Ramle 2016Summer Peace Camp of Open House Ramle 2016

     Preparations for our summer camp normally start months in advance beginning with registration, programming, enlisting the counselors and organizing the bussing from different locations both...Read more »


Visit of Students from Ben Gurion School of Education

Students from Be’er Sheva University School of Education visited Open House on March 2nd . They were on an educational tour of Ramle.

Visiting Groups

Hundreds of groups have visited OPEN HOUSE in Ramle or asked us to meet with them in Jerusalem. Our presentations include: The story and history of the house, our experience in peace building and perspectives on coexistence.   If you’re planning a trip to Israel and wish to meet with us, you’re welcome to , … more »

The historic visit of the Al-Khayri sisters

Nuha (right) and Khanoum Al-Khayri at Open House In mid January, 1995, we were deeply moved to welcome the Al-Khayri sisters to Open House which was their home before 1948.  Nuha came from Ramallah and Khanoum all the way from Amman. They came to plant an olive tree with us in the yard. It was Tu B’Shvat, … more »

The visit of Shlomo Lahat

When Mayor of Tel Aviv-Jaffa, Shlomo Lahat, came to visit Open House with members of his municipality, our very first summer camp was taking place at Open House, where the children were joyfully engaged in artistic activity around long tables. The warmth and encouragement that he gave us meant a lot to us in our … more »