Go and visit somewhere new this Yom Haatzmaut! Here are 71 places opening their doors for free on Israel’s 71st birthday! May 9th 2019.
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5.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. 052-3907809
7.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 firstname.lastname@example.org
The Train Yard Engine 70414 in Beer Sheva
11. The Rishonim Site in Rochma – 0547995149
Jerusalem and the surrounding areas:
12.Old Yishuv Court Museum – 02-6276319 Tours on the hour
16.Tower of David Museum -9:00-16:00 www.tod.org.il *2884
Jerusalem Underground Prisoner’s Museum
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 email@example.com
Tel Aviv & Center:
23. The Palmach Museum
24.Yitzchak Rabin Museum – you must book a place 03-7453358
Bank of Israel
41.Ayalon Institute (Bullet Factory) – 9:00-16:00. Last tour at 15:00. You must reserve. 08-9406552
47. Reut Museum – tours leave on the hour. 04-6432810 firstname.lastname@example.org
49.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
51.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
52.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
54. The ‘slik’ in Nehalal – Open 9:00-15:00 with tours on the hour. 052-3347194 firstname.lastname@example.org
58.The Kfar Yehoshua Emek Train Station Visitor Center – Open 9:00-14:00. 04-9534226 email@example.com
59.Atlit Detention Center – There will be tours on the boat. You must book a place 04-9841980
60.Otzarot Hachoma Museum, Acre – Open 10:00-16:00. Suitable for the whole family. 04-9911004
63.The Chan Museum 04-6324562 firstname.lastname@example.org
64. Feinberg House – 053-4279114
67. Haifa Museums:
69.Etzel Museum in Shoni – 052-8330177
For more details see the Israeli Heritage website.