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Meiri House Museum

Safed, Israel
+972 4-697-1307
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A fascinating glimpse into the life of Safed from 1850 - 1950

A magnificent estate overlooking majestic Mount Meron, the Meiri museum houses a series of exhibits... read more

Reviewed 10 May 2017
Marc R
Allow at least an hour for this detailed, interesting slice of life

The staff is great--don't be afraid to ask questions. Wonderful rooms filled with pictures... read more

Reviewed 15 May 2016
WakeoftheFlood
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9 May 2017
“A fascinating glimpse into the life of Safed from 1850 - 1950”
15 May 2016
“Allow at least an hour for this detailed, interesting slice of life”
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Safed, Israel
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+972 4-697-1307
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Reviewed 10 May 2017

A magnificent estate overlooking majestic Mount Meron, the Meiri museum houses a series of exhibits and rooms that depict the modest yet fulfilling lives of the heroic pioneers that arrived in Safed from the poor Russian and European shtetl (small villages) to build the modern...More

Thank Marc R
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Reviewed 15 May 2016

The staff is great--don't be afraid to ask questions. Wonderful rooms filled with pictures, implements, and explanations of life in Safed.

Thank WakeoftheFlood
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Reviewed 28 April 2016

This museum chronicles the life of Sefad during the past two centuries. It is full of interesting vignettes and items and walking through it is a treat.

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Reviewed 20 April 2016

Don't miss this opportunity to get a close up look at how Tzafat's community has grown and changed. Tons of artifacts and one of the most incredible terraces in the neighborhood! Be prepared to climb stairs and wind through tight rooms.

Thank Helenefa1
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Reviewed 25 March 2016

Safed seems seems like a town that time passed by and this museum is no different. If you like places that look like they were outfitted in the 1950's you'll love this. It has quite a range of exhibits including a reconstruction of a one-family...More

Thank dlisbona
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Reviewed 27 August 2015 via mobile

The house tour was interesting and the family story is unique, and worth telling. The cheese factory is also nice, and the cheese is great.

Thank Shlepndidul
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