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The Underground Prisoners Museum

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Please get a combined ticket with the different sides of acre including rosha nikra and then just... read more

Reviewed 12 March 2018
Marjolein C
Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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Interesting Place

This was an interesting place to visit, as it tells the story of the orginal fighting force that... read more

Reviewed 25 December 2017
Long Island, New York
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10 Ha-Hagana, Acre 2431429, Israel
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Reviewed 27 June 2018 via mobile

Our kids were super excited about this museum- they wanted to know all about the Jewish resistance fighters that were jailed here. A few rooms had signage and stories about the prisoners, but we quickly discovered that the many movies that folks on an organized...More

1  Thank Zin C
Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

Please get a combined ticket with the different sides of acre including rosha nikra and then just enjoy are different sides. The display has been done very attractive, so much more then text and stones.

Thank Marjolein C
Reviewed 25 December 2017

This was an interesting place to visit, as it tells the story of the orginal fighting force that helped create Israel. Unfortunately it is very old style and it's story can be told if a much more exciting way, if it was brought up to...More

Thank dlelonek
Reviewed 21 December 2017

The Akko prison is a meaningful visit, even if you are not inclined to visit prisons. It was first a Turkish prison and then a British prison. Israeli freedom fighters and some Arabs were imprisoned here, and some executed at the prison. There are a...More

2  Thank Harvey K
Reviewed 13 December 2017

I want you to know that if you're looking for a place that will give you a sence of how Israel became state - this is a great place to explore If you're in Acre allready - Don't miss it!

Thank RamiR323
Reviewed 11 October 2017

It is cool -- you walk through the prison and read the story of the Jewish prisoners of the pre-1948 military. The signage is excellent. You might want to start by going to the very top where you can watch a video -- it isn't...More

Thank Gbeks
Reviewed 21 September 2017

I was just there with a school trip. The day was hot but as most of the museum is indoors, it was comfortable. We spent about an hour and a half and aside from questions asked of the guide, the kids were enthralled (as were...More

Thank wendy w
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

If you would like to experience a glimpse of the past this place is definitely worth a visit The museum takes you trough time travel and you feel like you are a part of it Enjoyed the tour

Thank uriisme
Reviewed 4 September 2017

What’s at the site: an innovative display combining an interactive experience, accompanied by guidance, original and reconstructed exhibits, a tour of the prison cells, the Jabotinsky section, the break-in point, the solitary confinement cells, execution chamber and commemoration rooms.

Thank sara1964_1201
Reviewed 7 August 2017

This is an excellent place to learn about the people who fought for Israel's independence after WWII. The gallows where some were executed was heartbreaking to see. There are photos of the members of various groups and explanations of who each person was and what...More

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