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Ben-Gurion House

17 Ben-Gurion Boulevard, Tel Aviv, Israel
+972 3-522-4925
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Great History to see

The house in the original state that it was when he lived there, there is great collection of... read more

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ALAN B
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Nice Little Surprise

This was not on our schedule itinerary with Trafalgar tours, but we were such a small group our... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Suzanne L
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17 Ben-Gurion Boulevard, Tel Aviv, Israel
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Reviewed today

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
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Reviewed 1 week ago

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
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Insight into the man and history. Laid out well, nice audio guide, fabulous memorabilia including letters and photos.

Thank Aug60
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Reviewed 13 June 2018

I'm not certain what I was expecting, the home is a modest two-story building right on a busy street. The second story was converted to his study / library and is FILLED with books from all over the world. The ambience is very special. The...More

Thank Denise O
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Reviewed 24 May 2018

This museum is for free. The staff is really poly, you have your own audioguide. The visit takes about 45 min.

Thank Katka D
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Reviewed 21 May 2018

Just a short walk if you are staying at the Gordon Beach end of the city, this is nice look back into recent history. With the original 70s decor it is a nice house to wander around. I wouldn’t make a special trip here if...More

Thank MartinDee
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Reviewed 11 May 2018

A very modest house for Israel's first Prime Minister. The house seems well preserved but the items are poorly displayed. There is little or no explanation of David Ben Gurion's life, no little or no English or any other foreign language explanation/translation. A short video...More

Thank Brian H
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Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

a view into a great mans life and his willingness to live simply and be surrounded by knowledge. the library was so impressive.

Thank Janice W
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Reviewed 5 May 2018

What surprised me is that the entrance was free. I even received an audioguide! There were very few people, so at one moment I felt like I'm alone in the house. Provided audioguide was very informative, so people interested in a history of Israel should...More

Thank Наталья М
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