The Menachem Begin Heritage Center Museum, Jerusalem

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Learn about the life and achievements of one of the greatest Israeli leaders in the 20th century at The Menachem Begin Heritage Center Museum. By means of historical reconstructions, documentary films, and interactive exhibits, the museum takes you on an involving journey through Begin's life--from his Polish roots through his Zionist military years, to his appointment as the sixth prime minister of Israel. The adjacent archeological garden features ancient burial caves dating back to the period of the First Temple. Plan your The Menachem Begin Heritage Center Museum visit and explore what else you can see and do in Jerusalem using our Jerusalem tour planner.
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TripAdvisor
  • We had to book our tour in advance. You are lead from room to room by a guide. In each room a short movie played explaining different aspects of Begin's life and political career. Although I enjoyed e...  more »
  • it could have been our guide - but the Center has mini-movies and pass thru information areas. He shuffled us from movie to movie without the chance to see the other information. Also the sound of the...  more »
  • I so enjoyed the multi-media presentation, which is available in Hebrew, English, Russian, Arabic, French, or Spanish. No matter what your politics, you will be impressed by Begin's morals, love for h...  more »
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  • An inspiring educational tour. Makes you wonder about tomorrow's leaders who don't have the model from a persona like Begin.
  • We had a nice tour with the guides of this place. After the tour we had a very good musical show. The bathrooms are very clean.
  • Inspiring and beautiful. The right used to have leaders...
  • Excellent museum about Menachem Begin's life and legacy - mostly centered around films and newsreels.
  • I've been here a few times but don't see it as a serious Jerusalem attraction. There are some exhibits and events here