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10 Haim Levanon Street, Tel Aviv, Israel
+972 3-545-9800
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A very special, different approach to the museum experience. Separate rooms, each leading into the next, with engaging audio and video and holographic presentations, which tell a continuous story of 1 group of Palmach fighters. From their stories, the entire historical narrative of the period...More

Thank Barry F
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a fantastic museum in that you are taken along a timeline during the days of the Palmach and experienced what they went through and what they were fighting for during the days before Israel became a state.

Thank Aviva K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a must see museum when in Tel Aviv a very interesting and interactive museum. Gives a good background to the history of Israel would recommend visiting the Rabin Centre after the Palmach Museum as it is a continuation of the histrory and very...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was our third visit and we have found it to be an excellent museum and a must for all visitors to Israel.

Thank mady2017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This great museum features a 90-minute video program about the Palmach volunteer self-defense force that was active in pre-State Israel and the War of Independence (up to and including 1948). Your small group, with guide, moves from room to room, each room decorated to fit...More

Thank RobertMB1506
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You cannot understand the current events in Israel without understanding its path toward independence, and you cannot appreciate that without understanding the role of the Palmach in the years prior to Independence (1948). This is not a museum in the typical sense with rooms filled...More

Thank chicagoprof16
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

To visit the Palmach Museum you have to book a tour. You cannot go on your own. We booked an English tour which was extremely interesting & moving. The museum (Palmach means army) follows the lives of a group of Hagganah members from when they...More

Thank traveller13Melbourne
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

this was a great outing for us, it was done extremely well and the tour guide was amazing and spoke a perfect english! it wasnt just a regular museum it was more of an experience! and it was very well priced.

Thank avivablack
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

So far the best museum i have ever visited. Anyone who is interested in Israeli defence history should really visit this place.

Thank Nikhiiil
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We took the guided tour in English. You wear headphones and are lead by a docent from room to room, where you "meet" a group of new immigrants and locals from pre-state Palestine who join the Palmach, and you come to understand the role of...More

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Nicky W
25 February 2018|
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Response from VisitIsrael | Reviewed this property |
Go into the Palmach Museum website and find the email address for reservations. Write to them the date and approximate time you are interested in a tour. They will let you know when there are available slots. You pay when... More
Danielle A
19 July 2017|
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Response from VisitIsrael | Reviewed this property |
The visit is a built tour where you receive an explanation and then an audio device, moving from room to room for films and other exhibits. The entire visit is just under 1.5 hours.
Paola S
29 November 2016|
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Response from Harvey G | Reviewed this property |
What do you mean by the route? It is a fully guided tour.