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Israel Defense Forces History Museum

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History of survival

Great experience,gave us a chance to relive the history of our small and very courageous... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Boris F
For fans of military history

It's an interesting museum for anyone interested in recent history and weaponry. There are plenty... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Ana-Maria B
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Tel Aviv Promenade | Corner of Yehezkiel Kaufman str. and Ha-Mered str., Tel Aviv, Israel
+972 3-517-2913
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Great experience,gave us a chance to relive the history of our small and very courageous people. Felt as if re-reading "Mitla pass" and many other great novels by L.Uris and H.Wouk.Very revealing and educational, especially for younger people.

Thank Boris F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have never seen as much military hardware in my life. Rockets, tanks, armoured cars, guns of all shapes and sizes. Info about the Defence Ministers. Lots of story boards about the different displays and historical events. Remember your passport of other ID as you...More

Thank williame664
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's an interesting museum for anyone interested in recent history and weaponry. There are plenty of guns, tanks, pieces of equipment and uniforms in all shapes and sizes. The entrance fee is around 12 shekels if I remember right, but I strongly recommend getting an...More

Thank Ana-Maria B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We walked here from Tel Aviv B&B. Near the seaside promenade. Many several buildings. A lot of equipment to see. Well done History of organization and leadership. We used combination ticket for MOD museums.

Thank Beryl B
Reviewed September 29, 2018

The museum located between many attractions in Tel Aviv (the market, the beach, old Jaffa and Neve Tsedek), the entry fee is very modest and there are not many people, even during holidays. It present very impressive arsenal of weapon from different types, origin and...More

Thank DAG4
Reviewed September 13, 2018

The IDF Museum is near the main coastal street in Tel Aviv but its localisation is not so obvious. It is vere interesting place, especially for fans of army, tanks and rifles. There are barracks with many exhibitions on the all Israeli-Arab wars, history of...More

Thank Paweł P
Reviewed August 29, 2018 via mobile

As many people here have advised, the English audio tour is very helpful. I would have given this 5 stars if they had not declined our request for audio tours because it was too late in the afternoon. Much of the outdoor displays are on...More

1  Thank Sasha L
Reviewed August 13, 2018

I highly advise to take an audioguide with you - if not, you'll loose like 80% of the information and insteresting stories it is offering to the listeners - plus, many signs near the items are only in Hebrew. It has lots of military vehicles,...More

1  Thank Valentyn_Onyshchenko
Reviewed July 28, 2018

I have been to Tel Aviv many times and was unable to visit this museum. the hours are limited to Sunday to Thursday from 1000 to 1600. If you are business time will have to be made for the visit. i suggest you find the...More

2  Thank Matt S
Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

The IDF Museum is a good place to visit, but I would not put it on the top of my list of ‘must see’ things in Tel Aviv. The Museum is on the southern end of Tel Aviv, not far from Jaffa. The museum has...More

1  Thank alanizucker
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Dave B
May 9, 2017|
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Response from Andrew O | Reviewed this property |
See the photo I posted - open all week except Friday and Shabbat