Hagana Museum, Tel Aviv

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Visit Hagana Museum, a museum dedicated to the establishment of the Jewish Yishuv and its military group, the Hagana which served as the foundation for the Israel Defense Forces. The museum operates in the former home of Eliyahu Golomb, one of the founders and famous commanders of the Hagana. The house was originally constructed in 1914 and has been preserved to reflect the typical Tel Aviv lifestyle of the time. Observe numerous original artifacts such as photos, weapons, testimonials, and accounts documenting the struggle in creating the state of Israel. You'll be able to learn about revolts, wars, and how the military evolved into an officially recognized state defense force. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Hagana Museum and many more Tel Aviv attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Tel Aviv tour planner.
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  • August 1, 2017
    The Museum tells visitors the story of the defense establishment to the dissolution and the establishment of the IDF's impressive Museum in our Jewish history are fascinating advised bachum
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  • July 18, 2017
    For those who know the history of the establishment of the modern Israel and also for those who know nothing about it, this museum will have plenty to offer you. Well worth a visit, and done in conjun...  more »
  • July 17, 2017
    This museum features easily digestible, short displays which walk you through the history of the eventual establishment of the Israel Defense Forces (IDF) starting from its earliest years, when it sta...  more »
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  • May 20, 2017
    Very educational, modest and emotional exhibition. Highly recommend.
  • November 21, 2015
    Really nice and enriching experience.
  • December 5, 2016
    Interesting
  • July 2, 2017
    מדהים - חובה לקחת את הסיור המודרך
  • May 16, 2017
    מוזיאון המספר על תולדות הקמת מדינת ישראל. הילדים נהנו וגם המבוגרים.

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