Bicycle shoes, bikes and other classic equipment are everywhere in the Old City of Jerusalem.
The area is home to a vibrant scene of handmade crafts, but there are some things you won’t find on the streets.
For example, there are no street-cleaning stations or electric vehicles, so the old city’s bicycle industry is largely in the hands of the city’s merchants and craftsmen.
But the old town is full of interesting sights and smells, too.
Here’s a look at some of the most intriguing items that dot the Old West.
 The first bicycle factory in the Middle East was located in a courtyard of a Jerusalem building, which is now the National Museum of the Jewish People.
Built in 1925, the factory made bicycle frames and wheeled vehicles for the city.
Its workers, known as “laboratory laborers,” used their time to develop the tools needed to manufacture the bicycle frames, as well as other items, like metal plates and wooden shingles.
 The Old Town Bicycle Museum is one of the oldest and largest bicycle exhibits in the world, with more than 1,000 bicycles.
Built during the Middle Ages, it’s housed in a former Jewish cemetery, which in the 1990s was converted into a tourist destination.
 The Jewish Museum of Jerusalem is a fascinating place for Jews to explore.
Founded in 1948 by an Israeli Jewish family, it has a collection of about 150,000 artifacts, and exhibits some of Israel’s most iconic objects.
 The Grand Synagogue Museum in Jerusalem has been around for more than a century.
The original synagogue, located in the old port district, was constructed in the first century, and it’s now the world’s oldest synagogue.
 The oldest synagogue in the World was built in the early 19th century in Paris.
The building was renovated in the 1920s, when the French Revolution came to power, and now it hosts more than 50,000 worshipers each week.
 There are three Jewish-themed museums in Israel.
The Israel Museum in Tel Aviv, the Tel Aviv Jewish Museum and the Israel Museum of Contemporary Art are all located in Tel Beni.
 The Jerusalem Museum of History is a museum dedicated to the history of Jerusalem, and also houses the most important ancient ruins of the ancient city, the Western Wall and Dome of the Rock.
 The Israeli Museum of Archaeology is a major museum, dedicated to Israel’s ancient past, and the most extensive archeological collection in the Jewish State.
 The National Museum and Library of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem (NMB) is the oldest library in Israel, and its collection of more than 40,000 books has been preserved by the Israelis since 1799.
 The Haifa National Museum is a large, public space, and a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
 The Israel National Museum has more than 5,000,000 objects.
The collection is housed in its own historic building, the Kerem Al-Bereishan, which was built during the reign of King Solomon.
 The Palestinian Museum of Antiquities, a non-profit institution, is a comprehensive collection of over 400,000 antiquities, including ancient artifacts from around the world.
 The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) designated the Old Jerusalem Museum a World Heritage site in 2010.
 The Middle East Museum, located just north of the Old World Trade Center, houses a collection that spans over 1,600,000 items.
 The largest museum in Israel is the Museum of Civilization at Tel Aviv University.
 In the United States, there’s the National Endowment for the Humanities, which funds more than 4,000 programs around the country.
 Israel has a museum and library in the United Kingdom called the Museum for Peace and Understanding.
 The European Space Agency has designated the city of Jerusalem as a world heritage site.
The city is also a UNESCO world heritage building.
 The U.S. Army has a branch in the city called the Military Museum of Israel.
 And the International Olympic Committee’s International Olympic Commission, a branch of the International Paralympic Committee, has offices in Jerusalem.
 And of course, there is the World Heritage Area, a UNESCO site that spans more than 6,000 square kilometers (2,500 square miles) and includes more than 3,000 sites of special interest, including some of Jerusalem’s most famous structures.
 And for a full list of Old Town museums and libraries, visit the Jerusalem Museum website.
 This post originally appeared on the Huffington Post.
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