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The Menachem Begin Heritage Center Museum

Rehov Sh.A. Nakhon 6, Jerusalem 941104, Israel
+972 2-565-2020
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Brilliant museum, beautifully presented

We went with our 2 kids and prebooked an English tour - the tour is in Hebrew and the headset... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Jeremy S
Gem in Jerusalem

As with several Israeli museums, this one tells its tale through amazing film footage, as well as... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Grace N
Providence, Rhode Island
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  • Average5%
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“his life” (16 reviews)
“prime minister” (19 reviews)
“english tour” (5 reviews)
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Rehov Sh.A. Nakhon 6, Jerusalem 941104, Israel
+972 2-565-2020
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went with our 2 kids and prebooked an English tour - the tour is in Hebrew and the headset simultaneously translates. The museum is excellent. You go through a series of rooms with great displays. Our 7 and 9 year old kids found it...More

Thank Jeremy S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As with several Israeli museums, this one tells its tale through amazing film footage, as well as live, knowledgeable guides. As you walk through various rooms outfitted for each historical period, you see and hear about Menachem Begin's life and the critical roles he played...More

Thank Grace N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The museum was extremely interesting and outlined Begin's life in a detailed manner. The restaurant there was excellent.

Thank brondell
Reviewed 12 January 2018

this museum chronicles the life of Menachem Begin and is arranged in a very interesting way detailing the history of his life as well as the history of Israel which are so intertwined. You must make a reservation and insist on a guide for your...More

Thank Rifky K
Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

If you think you knew Menachem Begin, visit the Center and find out what you didn’t know. Begin was a dedicated Jew and Zionist who understood the need for a Jewish homeland. He was a gifted orator and knew how to make peace. Unlike so...More

Thank Stephen F
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

It was not my first time at the Museum. It was probably my 10th time. I love the Museum. It's so well done! I had a wonderful guide. Each time I go, I learn something else. I still get emotional from the videos and anectodes...More

Thank cheryl815
Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

This small museum tells Begin’s life story and legacy in a 75-minutes tour. The tour is structured in timely fashion, and is designed for guided-tours only. Hence you must register in advance for a tour. The tour moves from room to room, where Begin’s story...More

Thank ovedda
Reviewed 9 November 2017

if you know the history of Israel , you know who is Menachem Begin . in that place you can leoren more about him !!

Thank Eli1952
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Well done presentation on Israel's first Likud PM. Multimedia presentation. That could be more complete.

Thank Naphtali H
Reviewed 19 October 2017

Menachem Begin, like most prime ministers of Israel, was a controversial figure in his time. His career included blowing up a section of the King David Hotel during the British Mandate period, serving a long time in the political minority of the Knesset, and concluding...More

Thank HarveyL759
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7 August 2017|
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Response from aussiebloke2810 | Reviewed this property |
We booked and paid on-line. The receipt and tickets were sent to our email address. When we got there - we just showed them the online receipt and they gave us the tickets. However, I think you may be able to turn up and buy... More
Eric S
11 June 2017|
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Response from Jeremy L | Reviewed this property |
Yes. There's a public car park 5 mins walk from the Museum at the top of Derech Beth Lechem just before it joins King David Street. (Left side of the road as you are driving up. Close to petrol station.)
2 September 2016|
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Response from HarveyL759 | Reviewed this property |
I was admitted at the senior rate, and I was clearly not and Israeli.