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Its all about the people

The old building itself is beautiful and the art is a mix of charming and quite moving. But the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Bezonian3
Cozy vibe in Ramallah

It is not easy to explain the magical vibe of Dar Zahar Heritage Building. I came here with a... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
707giorgiar
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1- Dar Zahran Heritage Building: Attractive, historic building with a unique history. For 250 years, this building has been the property of the Ramallite Dar Zahran Jaghab family, serving as a family home, guest chamber, and the place of residence...more
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
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The Old City, Ramallah 970, Palestinian Territories
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+970 2 296 3470
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The old building itself is beautiful and the art is a mix of charming and quite moving. But the highlight is the host who invites all of the visitors to join him for coffee or tea and is filled with information and insights about Ramallah,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It is not easy to explain the magical vibe of Dar Zahar Heritage Building. I came here with a friend and met the owner who welcomed us with tea and candies. After having chatted a bit, he spoke about the building we were in and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 707giorgiar
Reviewed 31 October 2018 via mobile

I visited Dar Zahran Heritage abuilding when visiting Ramallah with my family. It was a wonderful experience. The guide was very welcoming. He poured us coffee and offered us sweets, and fresh fruit while sitting down and telling us about the local history of Ramallah....More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 23 October 2018 via mobile

Nice place to visit. The owner knows a lot about the history of Ramallah as well as about the current situation.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

We accidentally passed the Dar Zahran Heritage Building and stayed there for 1-2 hours with the friendly, warm-welcoming owner offering us drinks and information about the place. For us it was a perfect opportunity to get to know the history and present situation of Ramallah...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank JonasGer17
Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

Came to this lovely place after reading some of these reviews. Zahran is a very warm, gentle host who took time to explain the building and history to you. The place feels like an oasis in the middle of Ramallah. You can hear the gentle...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Mei L
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

I have been there this afternoon, the guy who is taking care of the place is really gentle and respectable. The place is well cleaned and has a lot of things to think of. Its since almost 200 years and it shows how they used...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank obadah
Reviewed 20 August 2018

I enjoyed coming in and sitting down and sharing with Zahran and other travelers around the table. Zahran was a gracious host and served us tea/coffee as well as some figs and grapes. It was interesting to learn more about Ramallah and Palestine from him....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Nosoyhelen
Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

I visited this place twice with friends and Zahran explained in detail how the house was used and how his family lived there. He has renovated the house and turned it into a small museum and gallery usually having artwork from different Palestinian artists. There...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank LamaObeid
Reviewed 3 August 2018

Zahran was a wonderful host; he offered us coffee and his time telling us the story of the building and of his history, expecting nothing in return. His generosity and kindness were things I will forever remember about Ramallah. Thank you, friend, for taking the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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