Ayalon Institute Museum, Rehovot

Take a guided tour of Ayalon Institute Museum, a reconstruction of a hidden bullet factory that played a crucial role in Israel's struggle for independence. The secret factory was established in 1946 and was situated 8 m (25 ft) underground, its entrance disguised by a kibbutz laundry room. On a visit to the historic site, you can hear the story of the 45 men and women who risked everything by working tirelessly on the loud and dangerous ammunition-making machines. Planning Rehovot trip won't be overwheling when you use's Insprock itinerary maker.
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  • My husband and I found this very interesting. Our guide, Yardena was very good. Definitely a Worthwhile trip.  more »
  • Located in Rehovot a suburb south of Tel Aviv this museum known as THE BULLET FACTORY is the story of how a factory was built underground on a kibbutz to produce 6000 bullets daily used by the Haggana...  more »
  • See and learn how the Israelis made ammunition right under the eyes of the English occupation army. Even some of the material was inadvertently supplied by the British. A bakery and laundry room hid t...  more »

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