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The Old Cemetery

Trumpeldor Street, Tel Aviv, Israel
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It's also known as the old Trumpeldor cemetery.
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Trumpeldor Street, Tel Aviv, Israel
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Reviewed 7 October 2016

Trumpeldor Cemetery was founded in 1902. This is an old cemetery in which many famous people are buried, many of the founders of Tel-Aviv, the second prime minister of Israel (Moshe Sharett), and many artists, authors, poets and Zionist leaders. It is wonderful to walk...More

2  Thank Neta_Avivi
Reviewed 27 August 2016

It's strange to enjoy a cemetery, but it's a calm and charming place. The names on the graves are the names on the city map - all the important people of Tel Aviv are there.

Thank VegAnnM
Reviewed 8 July 2016

This is such a lovely, historical, romantic place, filled with stories and histories or tragedy and peace. My family;s grandparents are there, and the most important writers and poets and songwriters.

Thank Bulbe
Reviewed 3 July 2016

As I came to the cemetery a small group had arrived to see Arik Einstein's grave. I don't know who he was, but they were excited about looking for it. To find it turn left just inside the main gate and follow the path down....More

3  Thank Paul_n_Cris
Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

The old cemetery of little tel aviv from beginning of 20 century . All famous names of founders of the city , mayors , artists , authors ,etc , A great place for history lovers .

Thank Gidons51
Reviewed 4 April 2016

Visiting the cemetery allows the visitor to see the monuments of national heroes, intellectuals and culture of early settlement and along the timeline of the State of Israel since its inception to the present. During the tour you can view the tombstones of Moshe Sharett,...More

1  Thank veisser
Reviewed 18 February 2016

I visited the Yargon Cemetery. It must be the "Old Cemetery" because I had never been to a cemetery this big with so many graves, and everything was clean and respectful.

Thank AlanSavitz
Reviewed 12 March 2015

Trumpeldor Cemetery was not a place that I expected to visit; sure, it was on the list, but it was all right with me if I had just skipped it. However, one day on my way back to my hotel, I veered off Ben Yehuda...More

1  Thank KaylaLeeinTLV
Reviewed 19 December 2014 via mobile

I have walked by this cemetary on many occasions but on my last visit to Israel I finally went inside in search of Arik Einstein's grave. It was a very hot sunny day in Tel Aviv and it took me over a hour to find...More

1  Thank Arye B
Reviewed 14 December 2014

One of my favorite places to visit in Tel Aviv: the founders, poets, artists, builders, planners of Tel Aviv from decades ago and just last year. This time I went specifically to find Arik Einstein's grave - one of Israel's most beloved singers who died...More

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