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Clandestine Immigration and Naval Museum

204 Derekh Allenby, Haifa 3547209, Israel
+972 4-853-6249
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Interesting, important, but could be more lively

A wonderful collection of artifacts from the Israeli navy in general and also from the period of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
David_M_Brock
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Beersheba, Israel
Exciting history of an important chapter

Excellent museum. A naval museum with this many actual ships on site is amazing. Very English... read more

Reviewed 11 February 2018
TioMomo
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Arlington, Virginia
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This museum tells the story of the struggles over the right to live in Israel and the history of the Israeli Navy through library archives, models, photos, diagrams and light & sound presentations.
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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204 Derekh Allenby, Haifa 3547209, Israel
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A wonderful collection of artifacts from the Israeli navy in general and also from the period of immigration during the british mandate.

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Reviewed 11 February 2018

Excellent museum. A naval museum with this many actual ships on site is amazing. Very English friendly.

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Reviewed 6 January 2018

With limited time, I concentrated my visit on the outdoor section of the museum which included several types of boats used in the early days of the country. With more time available, I'd have enjoyed the movies and indoor exhibits, but the information plaques were...More

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Reviewed 27 November 2017

I really loved this museum. This museum covers a chapter in history which deals with Jewish clandestine immigration and the right to settle in Palestine. It includes historic documents, newspaper clippings, photos, original models, audio visual materials and films and tells the story of the...More

Thank SheldonHW
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Reviewed 10 July 2017

Well worth the visit...I don't know why we did not know this.... lots of very interesting history. Nice musuem lots to do and see. Needed more time than the couple of hours we had.

1  Thank Stacey R
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Reviewed 27 April 2017

We were in Israel two years ago and went to visit this museum them but it was under renovation. Now it was open and it was a great visit. You get to climb into all sort of planes and even a submarine. (A bit claustrophobic!)...More

1  Thank Sandeelion
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Reviewed 29 March 2017

Not worth the time and expense and effort. There is a lot of propaganda and half truths depicted here. When I tried to reveal the truth in my review, it was censored. This is the sanitized version. If you would like the truth behind this...More

2  Thank ZenHealer7
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Reviewed 14 March 2017

I found this museum very interesting. Helps if you like old ships and history though. Lots of ships had a submarine to climb around in. Need your passport as ID to get in as a Naval facility

Thank Adee B
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Reviewed 15 February 2017

I would really recommend this museum. I had a day off and went to the museum as I didn't know what else to do. I was pleasantly surprised and there were plenty of real ships to allow my imagination to take flight. It would be...More

Thank skiesboy
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Reviewed 8 February 2017

This is a new museum with a ship that immigrants travelled in.Being inside and see how they travelled was so moving. The guide and photos were a lesson on their lives I never heard about.

Thank good2go7
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Paul N
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Response from Stacey R | Reviewed this property |
You ring the bell and staff will let you in. Photo ID is needed.
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