Today, First Station – known in Hebrew as HaTachana HaRishona – was once a busy railway station filled with hustle and bustle. Today it’s a chic lively place filled with restaurants and shops.
The First Station hosts musical, literary, and artistic events open to the public.
In addition, there are stands with vendors that sell art and jewelry Sundays through Fridays. On Thursdays there is a farm also a farmers’ market full of local produce.
From the First Station you can follow the tracks which become a walking and bike path. The tracks are lined with art and the occasional open air library.
Like most places in Jerusalem, The First Station is perfect for people of all ages and is family friendly.…