Ammunition Hill Memorial and Museum (Givat Ha-Tachmoshet), Jerusalem

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Ammunition Hill Memorial and Museum (Givat Ha-Tachmoshet) marks the site of one of the bloodiest battles in the Arab-Israeli Six-Day War. Hear real-life stories of the soldiers who survived the battle, and as you walk the trenches try to imagine the atmosphere back in 1967. A small forest of olive trees commemorates 182 Israeli paratroopers who lost their lives in the war. To learn more about the history of the place, watch the documentary and the 3D film reconstructing the battle. The hill also houses an Israeli army recruitment center and offers scenic views of Jerusalem. Put Ammunition Hill Memorial and Museum (Givat Ha-Tachmoshet) at the forefront of your travel plans using our Jerusalem route planning website .
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  • You need to book ahead to be able to have the tour which includes the museum (it cost 35 shekels for an adult, 30 shekels for a school student). Our guide was very informative and the museum was well ...  more »
  • Interesting memorial, we took the light rail to the stop nearby, a short walk up the hill and you are there. A very good video is presented with an explanation of the war.  more »
  • Museum, exhibits and movies are fabulous. Worth a visit to understand the major “battles” and history of Israel.  more »
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  • A must see place. Enriched with information about a major event in Israel's modern history. Very good film hall.
  • A place of great historic importance. The scene of a battle between the Israeli defence forces and the Jordanian army who were deafeted.
  • well bild place. water fountains spread across the site, and a kiosk at the entrance. very toching place-a "must go to" site if visiting israel.
  • Large spacious, well kept. Easy to move around & see everything.
  • It's very strategic place to fulfil reunification of Jerusalem. Tehilim 45:17" I will make thy name to be remembered in all generations : therefore shall the people praise thee for ever and ever. " for 164 sacrificial life in that battle. So " This shall be written for the generation to come : and the people which shall be created shall praise the Lord. " (tehilim 102:18)
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