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Ben-Gurion House

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Address: 17 Ben-Gurion Boulevard, Tel Aviv, Israel
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+972 3-522-4925
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Sun 15:00 - 08:00
Mon 17:00 - 08:00
Tue - Thu 15:00 - 08:00
Fri 13:00 - 08:00
Sat 14:00 - 11:00

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a piece of history

this is a must see you will get a unique view of the modest living Mr Ben Gurion and his wife Paula had. it is located very close to the beach on the nice Ben Gurion Blvd... this... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Tel Aviv, Israel
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70 reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

this is a must see you will get a unique view of the modest living Mr Ben Gurion and his wife Paula had. it is located very close to the beach on the nice Ben Gurion Blvd... this house a part of our history

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Jerusalem, Israel
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A small and very modest house - the home and office of one of Israel's founders, also first and third PM. He had a huge library - he took only a small part of it to Sde Boker and most of it was left in Tel Aviv for the public. the other rooms are simple - almost monastic. You need... More 

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Northumberland, United Kingdom
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51 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the heart of Israel. A must see for the traveller seeking to understand the importance of modern Israel.

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Schönenbuch
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

... and also in the private life of David Ben Gurion. An impressive private library. I could imagine DBG reading and discussing with his friends and different politicians. I recommend this visit to the israeli History.

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Alexandria, Egypt
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18 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

This is a wonderful site to visit in Tel Aviv. I would recommend this historical house as a must visit when in Tel Aviv. It is a very lovely home. It has lots of his personal items and lots of very nice photos of Ben-Gurion and his family. It has a library to rival the ancient library of Alexandria. I... More 

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Nashville, Tennessee
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46 reviews
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Reviewed 26 February 2017

This is an amazing site since Ben-Gurion was the first Prime Minister of the State of Israel and lived in such a humble home.. filled with history.. a must see...

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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23 reviews
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Reviewed 15 February 2017

This may be the only historical museum/building dedicated to the late David Ben-Gurion, the first prime minister and leader of the young Israel state. Mr. Ben-Gurion lived in the house many years, before and after 1948. The museum exhibits various artifacts, including personal items and many sinbolic gifts received by DBG from all over the world. The second floor holds... More 

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New York City, New York
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10 reviews
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Reviewed 14 February 2017

The house gives you insight to the leader who lived in the house . David Ben-Gurion was not only a statesman but also a scholar, going through the house and seeing the vast amount of books which he read all of of them one can wonder when did he have time to create a country , build an army build... More 

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Swansea, United Kingdom
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22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 January 2017

A beautifully kept house filled with history of this incredible man! The upstairs is such a surprise! Well worth the visit!

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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32 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 December 2016

Besides the nicely presevred house and its facilities, which reflect in quite a genuine manner the personality of David Ben Gurion, there is also a small multimedia pavillion where you can watch a short, but touching movie (in several languages) about this great man and his time. The regular guided tours (for the groups of 10 and more) are in... More 

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