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Jaffa Tales Old Jaffa Visitor's Center

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History Galore

Definitely go to the old stone part of the port, there are signs pointing to the artist galleries... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2018
Mukul G
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Gurgaon, India
Interesting

Interesting tour with lots of history and archelogy. Nice movie with effects for the kids... read more

Reviewed 18 December 2017
Eran L
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Rehovot, Israel
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17 Mazal Dagim St | Kikar Kdomim, Old Jaffa, Jaffa, Tel Aviv 68036, Israel
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Reviewed 16 October 2018

I was so disappointed to find the Visitors' Centre to be closed to individuals but only open to tour groups. There was no explanation given. There were plenty of people milling around in the square - an insult to people who don't want to join...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Peter L
Reviewed 12 July 2018

Definitely go to the old stone part of the port, there are signs pointing to the artist galleries. This area is fascinating and has undergone some beautiful restoration. Don’t miss the Andromeda Rock. And, if you have time, enjoy the movie.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Mukul G
Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

I live in Israel and have brought many times friends and family from abroad to this place. When I did the same thing yesterday with a family of friends at their first visit to Israel I had the very unpleasant experience to find the place...More

Date of experience: April 2018
2  Thank dromasca
Reviewed 3 January 2018

Gives a concise but complete review of the centuries of history in this ancient city. Commentary is in English as well as other languages.

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank S K
Reviewed 29 December 2017

With no notice why it was shut, and a rather sad pathetic caravan in its place, the main centre was shut. it is clear that you need to plan in advance for this place. The website is in IVRIT, so don't base your visit on...More

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank tonyzed
Reviewed 18 December 2017 via mobile

Interesting tour with lots of history and archelogy. Nice movie with effects for the kids. Recommended.

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank Eran L
Reviewed 17 December 2017

This center located within old Jaffa city is an answer to the travellers who needs to know the lore of the place and also wants to the history since the ancient times . Easily accessible by walking and living dated within the charming old city...More

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank kamakshi2015
Reviewed 15 December 2017

The visitor centre gives a nice little overview of Old Jaffa, so it's nice to have a little background while walking through the old city.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank macedonboy
Reviewed 4 April 2017

Definitely go to the old stone part of the port, there are signs pointing to the artist galleries. This area is facinating it has had inhabitants since before the bible. including Simon's tannery, now it has undergone some beautiful restoration and there are artists of...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Diana I
Reviewed 11 February 2017

The signs to the visitor center are very many and in a confusing way they seem to lead to - nowhere. The center is indeed kind of hidden. What is visible above ground is the blue information wagon. That is the place to get tickets....More

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank podrozniczka60
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