Location: Beit Shemesh (16)

The history of Beit Shemesh goes back to pre-biblical times but the modern city was founded in 1950. Beit Shemesh has a diverse population including immigrants from Iran, Iraq, Romania, Morocco, Soviet Union, Ethiopia and English-speaking countries. The religious backgrounds of it’s residents are just as diverse ranging from religious to non-religious, Sephardi and Ashkenazim.