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Ben-Gurion House

17 Ben-Gurion Boulevard, Tel Aviv, Israel
+972 3-522-4925
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Humble and profound (much like the man himself)

This small house, located in a neighborhood of typical Tel Aviv, is a trove of information. If you... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
ellie e
San Antonio, Texas
Nice piece of history

Brings a lot of color to the life of David Ben Gurion. Enjoyed it much. It sets the tone to much... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Michael S
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17 Ben-Gurion Boulevard, Tel Aviv, Israel
+972 3-522-4925
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This small house, located in a neighborhood of typical Tel Aviv, is a trove of information. If you have any interest in understanding the Zionist movement, the compilation of Israel... do not skip this important historic place. Free and quick, though it left a lot...More

Thank ellie e
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Brings a lot of color to the life of David Ben Gurion. Enjoyed it much. It sets the tone to much of Israels values and accomplishments.

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The historical declaration of Israel independence was in this place. Authentic pictures of that historical momments.

Thank arye b
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It is definitely a must see for obvious historic reasons. Additionally, it is impressive for the simplicity of the decor and furnishing, the meaningfulness of the events that took place in between those very walls (meetings with globally relevant people) and the immense book collection.

Thank PrimeGlobetrotter
Reviewed May 23, 2017

If you wanted to know some facts and meantime the history makers life style, it is a wonderful opportunity to visit. You must check the libraries of Mr. Gurion, there are about 20,000 books in a very humble living structure. It is a few room...More

Thank FreeJohnny
Reviewed May 20, 2017

We wanted to visit and were delighted that we had. This intimate glimpse into the life of a fascinating man and his influence on the world was fascinating. It was a shame that the display at the back of the house was not operating. We...More

Thank easterntravellers
Reviewed May 14, 2017

What an interesting man! He was secular, and very proud of his Jewish heritage. Both religious and cultural aspects. Able to learn a lot about this man. He lived simply. Very very good way to spend an hour or so.

Thank Winstoniscute
Reviewed May 8, 2017

This building was actually David Ben-Gurion's house. It is a humble home which is the kind of man Ben-Gurion was. Rooms have been left essentially intact to give the visitor insight into how he lived. Upstairs is a 12,000 volume personal life. This building is...More

Thank Marge C
Reviewed April 13, 2017

this is a must see you will get a unique view of the modest living Mr Ben Gurion and his wife Paula had. it is located very close to the beach on the nice Ben Gurion Blvd... this house a part of our history

Thank AviBanon
Reviewed March 30, 2017

A small and very modest house - the home and office of one of Israel's founders, also first and third PM. He had a huge library - he took only a small part of it to Sde Boker and most of it was left in...More

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Marge C
March 19, 2017|
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Response from linda s | Reviewed this property |
We just showed up. Sorry I just went on to trip advisor and saw your question