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Mahmoud Darwish Museum

Al Ayyam Street, Ramallah, Palestinian Territories
+972 2-240-8587
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small museum, nice view

this place show the history of the man that write the Palestinian independence document. with... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
yousefhussain16
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Ramallah, Palestinian Territories
Arafat museum

Worth every minute . Gives you the full history . Great to visit.the full history of the... read more

Reviewed 4 March 2018
ZWK
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Ramallah, Palestinian Territories
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Al Ayyam Street, Ramallah, Palestinian Territories
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+972 2-240-8587
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

this place show the history of the man that write the Palestinian independence document. with some original materials relate to it. what i love in this place is the wide view with Palestinian flag . there is a beautiful garden beside it too.you should use...More

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Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Worth every minute . Gives you the full history . Great to visit.the full history of the Palestinian struggle in creative graphics and historic pictures

Thank ZWK
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

Sited atop a lovely Ramallah hilltop, the Darwish Museum testifies to the resonance of poetry within the Arabic literary tradition and to the impact of Darwish's body of work as a modern continuation of that long historic legacy. The reflecting pool the flowered tomb, the...More

Thank John K
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Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

It’s really a beutiful compound in the beutiful city of Ramallah, for a great international famous Palestinian poet Mahmoud Darwish, who passed away 10 years ago, but still his poem is the mind of Palestinian people, may god bless his sole.

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Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

Inside and outside he Darwish Museum is well worth the visit. The monumental size of the property gives way to a relatively small but carefully curated exhibit that mixes bigger items (e.g., literary awards) with more personal items (e.g., early grade report cards). The effect...More

Thank 777jmb
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Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

What a wonderful place, where Mahmoud Darwish, world renowned poet and drafter of Palestine’s Declaration of Independence is laid to rest. The place is named after the Galilean village of al-Birweh, where Darwish was born and grew before he was expelled from his birthplace Palestine....More

Thank mmari367
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Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

I heard about the museum long time before going to visit it It was good experience in overall but i think they should but some magnifiers near some of the documents

Thank Aseel A
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Reviewed 21 October 2017

The flowers have gone to seed, the roses are infected with mold and weeds have over-taken the gardens. The stones are separated and need mortar to hold the beautiful rocks in place. The reflective pool is filled with algae and the stepping stones are cracking....More

Thank Peggy B
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Reviewed 25 July 2017

Glad to have an Arabic speaker with me - it's a small museum but gives a good overview of the poet's life, and great to have the possibility to buy books in English in the museum shop!

Thank Catherine P
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Reviewed 24 July 2017

Mahmoud Darwish was not only a national poet of the Palestinian people but his poetry was of international calibre, but he has become a national icon for the Palestinians. He died in 2008. His poetry has been translated into many languages. He was buried in...More

Thank Lars M
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