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Ben-Gurion House

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The private home of Pola and David Ben Gurion, Architect David Tuvia built 1930-1931, Glimpse to... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Jerusalem, Israel
Very simple

Visited the Ben Gurion home one day in Tel Aviv, I have to say it's a very simple house well... read more

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17 Ben-Gurion Boulevard, Tel Aviv, Israel
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The private home of Pola and David Ben Gurion, Architect David Tuvia built 1930-1931, Glimpse to really simple lifestyle, Big and impressive library

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited the Ben Gurion home one day in Tel Aviv, I have to say it's a very simple house well maintained in down town in Tel Aviv, enjoyed the tour inside.

Thank Grace F
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

Israels first prime minister David Ben Gurion had a very modest life. His private house on Ben Gurion BL Will show you what kind of leader he was. Walls full of books that he used to read, lot of souvenirs from the most important leaders...More

Thank Ofer K
Reviewed 8 August 2018

very interesting to see how this great man lived.Amazing the library.and almost unbelievable how many books Ben Gurion read.

Thank Belalou
Reviewed 2 August 2018

Overwhelming impression of how small it is but a real treasure under a small glass case or writing desk was a letter from Albert Einstein declining the offer to become President. His words were overwhelming.

Thank leeg1210
Reviewed 1 August 2018

Our family found this museum extremely interesting and loved seeing how David Ben-Gurion spent his time in Tel Aviv. Lots of his books and memorabilia.

Thank IndianaMom2010
Reviewed 23 July 2018

A few steps from the well travelled beach in Tel Aviv sits the home of the first Prime Minister. Very understated indeed. The second floor houses his library which is amazing. Photos along the walls shows the key political figures of that era along with...More

Thank mark14102015
Reviewed 22 July 2018

The house in the original state that it was when he lived there, there is great collection of documents, letters, that he received, in creating the state of Israel. There is a massive collection of Books.

Thank ALAN B
Reviewed 13 July 2018

This was not on our schedule itinerary with Trafalgar tours, but we were such a small group our tour guide included it on our morning tour of Tel Aviv. We are very glad she did. It was very interesting learning about Ben Gurion and the...More

Thank Suzanne L
Reviewed 22 June 2018

Worthwhile visit. This was the home for decades of the first prime minister of Israel who led it firmly though the most trying and difficult of times to independence and political maturity. He was an avid reader, and the house is filled with thousands of...More

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Marge C
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We just showed up. Sorry I just went on to trip advisor and saw your question