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The Menachem Begin Heritage Center Museum

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I decided to spend the day in Jerusalem visiting places not seen before. This was one of them and... read more

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Menachem Begin was a central character in the founding and makeup of the State of Israel. This... read more

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I decided to spend the day in Jerusalem visiting places not seen before. This was one of them and really glad I did. The tour must be booked in advance, including the language choice, although Hebrew speakers will be able to join any tour as...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Menachem Begin was a central character in the founding and makeup of the State of Israel. This musueum will take you on a tour of his life. You need to reserve a time and the language of your tour. If you show up without, you'll...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great Museum dealing with the life of the legendary Menachem Begin. Highly , highly recommended. Must book a tour

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We all learned a lot about Begin, from his boyhood thru becoming Israel's PM, through a multi media experience. It was worth the visit and the only complaint is that the headsets didn't work as well as they could have and it was distracting to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 19 November 2018

We had a tour of the exhibition with an English guide. Most of the areas have extremely well done video, holographic and audio interactions covering Begin's entire life. We loved everything about it and found it interesting and informative. The only downside was our English...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 8 November 2018

We were very delighted at the information the museum had to offer us. I had never had the opportunity to visit here in the past. Great location and beautiful architecture.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Isabel E
Reviewed 6 November 2018

Well organized, detailed tour with a guide and an audio description of Prime Minister Menachem Begin's life from birth to death. Stops along the way have a pictorial history of his early life, recreation of his experience in the Irgun during the war of independence....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Reviewed 1 November 2018

very nicely organized, must get advance reservations. Tour guides are required, but they are very knowledgable. Make vist great. Avoid holiday (tourist rush) time.

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 25 October 2018 via mobile

Let me start by saying I was always a big fan of the late Prime Minister. I’ve read multiple books, and followed him closely when he was in office. I hoped a trip to the heritage Center would enlighten me further. It did not. The...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 16 October 2018 via mobile

The history of the person and how his personal history is entwined with the state is fantastic and fascinating. We were DISAPPOINTED in how the tours are organized and run. You have to go as a group, for English you were an audio headset for...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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7 August 2017|
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Response from aussiebloke2810 | Reviewed this property |
We booked and paid on-line. The receipt and tickets were sent to our email address. When we got there - we just showed them the online receipt and they gave us the tickets. However, I think you may be able to turn up and buy... More
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10 June 2017|
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Response from 890JeremyL | Reviewed this property |
Yes. There's a public car park 5 mins walk from the Museum at the top of Derech Beth Lechem just before it joins King David Street. (Left side of the road as you are driving up. Close to petrol station.)
1 September 2016|
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Response from HarveyL759 | Reviewed this property |
I was admitted at the senior rate, and I was clearly not and Israeli.