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Givatayim Observatory and Garden

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Great view, relaxed atmosphere, a good place for childern

This is one of my favourite places in Givatatyim. It overlooks Tel-Aviv and has many small... read more

Reviewed August 8, 2017
Giv'atayim, Israel
Terrific workshops for children

Our youngest loves the astronomy workshop at the observatory that is located in the Gan Haaliyah... read more

Reviewed March 5, 2016
Tel Aviv, Israel
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Aug 8, 2017
“Great view, relaxed atmosphere, a good place for childern”
Mar 5, 2016
“Terrific workshops for children”
The Givatayim Observatory is the oldest observatory in Israel, and serves as the main base for amateur astronomers in Israel. The observatory holds a weekly public tour every Thursday at 19:30. The tour includes a basic lecture, an observation...more
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Rehov Ha-Meri 66 | Ha-Aliya Ha-Shniya Garden, Giv'atayim, Israel
+972 3-573-1152
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Reviewed August 8, 2017

This is one of my favourite places in Givatatyim. It overlooks Tel-Aviv and has many small atractions for childern. Mostly suitable for 0-6 (or for a relaxed afternoon for adults),

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed March 5, 2016 via mobile

Our youngest loves the astronomy workshop at the observatory that is located in the Gan Haaliyah garden.

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank Lillan11
Reviewed February 26, 2014

I wanted to see the observatory. But when I got to her, across the street I saw a stunning view of Tel Aviv, its skyscraper hotels and most importantly - the sea. Very nice view. For fans look at the city from a height. /...More

Date of experience: February 2014
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Reviewed October 14, 2013

Located on a hill in a small garden is a nice Observatory. There are opening times and you need to check them in advance. Its hard to get there through public transportation because this place is located outside of Tel Aviv and you will probably...More

Date of experience: January 2013
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Reviewed May 15, 2012

If you like to watch the sky and to look for some stars, you can reach to the Givatayim observatory. Be aware that Givatayim is a small city nearby Tel-Aviv.

Date of experience: December 2011
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