Go and visit somewhere new this Yom Haatzmaut! Here are 69 places opening their doors for free on Israel’s 69th birthday! May 2nd 2017.
6.The Stronghold against Gaza at Kibbutz Saad- Learn about the first religious Jews who settled in the Negev, in the last remaining building since the War of Independence. 052-4803030 email@example.com
8.Mitzpe Revivim – Mitzpe Revivim tells the fascinating tale of the southernmost Jewish outpost during early settlement days. It played a strategic, clandestine role in the early defense of the Negev. Enter its Byzantine caves, which once served as command bunker and field hospital. Walk through its restored fort, climb its lookout tower, run through its trenches, search for its hidden weapons cache, learn its secret communication methods, and view its WWII-era Dakota C-47 and Piper Cub planes. 10:00-14:00 08-6562638 mitzpe. firstname.lastname@example.org
The Train Yard Engine 70414 in Beer Sheva
Jerusalem and the surrounding areas:
12.Old Yishuv Court Museum – 02-6276319 Tours on the hour
16.Tower of David Museum – 10:00-16:00 Take a map or discover the story of Jerusalem with guiding throughout the museum, enjoy a journey in Israeli song at music stations throughout the Citadel and end the visit by joining and entertaining encounter with historical characters and memorable songs of Jerusalem.
21.Sites in the Jewish Quarter of the Old City including:
The Hurva Synagogue
The Herodian Quarter
22.Beit Levi Eshkol – An interactive experience for the whole family. Need to register 02-6313091
Tel Aviv & Center:
24.Yitzchak Rabin Museum – you must book a place 03-7453358
40.Ayalon Institute (Bullet Factory) – 9:00-16:00. Last tour at 15:00. You must reserve. 08-9406552
48.Naharayim BaGesher – Open 9:00-16:00. Well shaded. Two guided tours by foot over to the view of the Jordanian Border at 11:00 and 12:30. 04-6752685
49.Palmach Cave – Watch a film and learn about how this cave became the headquarters for the Palmach. Also there, you can do the Shvil Hachidot – a hike that you follow to find rock which have questions on them about the Palmach period. Also there is a challenge area for the whole family based on Palmach codes. Tours on the hour from 10:00-15:00. 04-9898946 ,052-4471109 email@example.com
51.The ‘slik’ in Nehalal – Open 9:00-15:00 with tours on the hour. 052-3347194
54.Beit Hame’iri, Tzfat – Open 10:00-15:00 with tours on the hour. A great museum of nostalgia, of Tzfat from 200 years ago until today. 04-6971307
57.The Kfar Yehoshua Emek Train Station Visitor Center – Open 9:00-14:00. 04-9534226 firstname.lastname@example.org
58.Atlit Detention Center – There will be tours on the boat. You must book a place 04-9841980
59.Otzarot Hachoma Museum, Acre – Open 10:00-16:00. Suitable for the whole family. 04-9911004
61.Beit Fisher in Kiryat Ata – Open 9:00-14:00.
64. Haifa Museums:
67.Etzel Museum in Shoni – 052-8330177
For more details see the Israeli Heritage website.