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Nalagaat Center

Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
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Very interesting, important to increase awareness

At this center, you can attend a show put on by deaf and blind actors, have a meal at the Black Out... read more

Reviewed September 6, 2018
igal27
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Rehovot, Israel
Unique experience

Na Lagaat- translated as 'Please Touch' in Hebrew was an experience way out of our comfort zone and... read more

Reviewed June 14, 2018
Momofmessworcester
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The Nalaga'at ("please touch" in Hebrew) nonprofit center is a stage for arts and culture that promotes an equal dialogue and leads to social change, with the belief in the human spirit and its ability to touch and to make a difference. The center...more
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Retsif Haaliya Hashniya | Jaffa Port, Jaffa, Tel Aviv, Israel
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Reviewed January 30, 2012

Have you thought what it might be like to be deaf or blind? At the Nalagaat Center you have an opportunity to experience for a brief moment what you might encounter. The food at The Blackout Restaurant was delicious. We were 8 eating dinner with...More

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Reviewed April 24, 2014 via mobile

Don't be miss leaded by this strange rank of thinks todo in Tel Aviv. 1st think to do in TLV if you have a day in TLV, is to go to the Tel Aviv Port, 2nd is Jaffo Port and old city, 3rd Sarona (Sharona)....More

9  Thank ronmar24
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

there is nice view on the sea, on Tel Aviv and you can see fishernen. on the back there is a nice garden and stairs to the old city.

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Reviewed September 6, 2018

At this center, you can attend a show put on by deaf and blind actors, have a meal at the Black Out restaurant (where you are served by blind/deaf waiters and eat in total darkness), or attend a workshop with one of the actors where...More

Thank igal27
Reviewed July 20, 2018

Quite an experience. You eat totally in the dark. We had another couple at our table who we could not see at all.. You choose your dinner before going into the restaurant. I haad salmon. Had to eat some of it with my hand because...More

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Reviewed June 14, 2018

Na Lagaat- translated as 'Please Touch' in Hebrew was an experience way out of our comfort zone and we loved it! We opted for the show and dinner combination. The show featured actors who were all blind and most of them deaf as well. I...More

1  Thank Momofmessworcester
Reviewed March 3, 2018

My sister and I went to the restaurant together. You arrive and you order your food before you go into the actual restaurant which is pitch dark. You are led into the restaurant by a blind waiter, some of the other people ended up sitting...More

2  Thank Revi P
Reviewed December 27, 2017 via mobile

It gives a unique opportunity to understand some of the difficulties that disable people need to face with day by day.

Thank agartal
Reviewed December 20, 2017

Served by blind waiters. Excellent food. You choose what you eat before going in. One should experience this new adventure.

Thank Teresa A
Reviewed November 26, 2017

This certainly is a special place to make one understand the handicapped. We came and enjoyed a music concert in the dark- it certainly makes you more aware of the sounds, as you do not see (much).

1  Thank Danny_S_Is
Reviewed November 25, 2017

Enjoyed an evening show and late night dinner....such a nice experience. Unfortunately, English subtitles for the performanc were not available, but you could still understand the story. Dinner in the dark was fun and certainly a unique experience! I recommend the salmon which was very,...More

Thank 23rita
Reviewed June 27, 2017 via mobile

We came to watch the Play: Not by Bread Alone. A very emotive and inspirational play, we loved it! After the play we had the chance to interact with the characters whose are blind, deaf or mute. Loved it!

2  Thank chanzi55
Nalagaat, Marketing Coordinator at Nalagaat Center, responded to this reviewResponded July 16, 2017

Hey Chanzi55, Thank you for the review. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed the play and would love to host you again in the future. Jonathan

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ChristineC5735
May 21, 2018|
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Response from Danny_S_Is | Reviewed this property |
Shows are usually in Hebrew. I suggest you find tje Englisg web site for Nalagaat and contact them by email.
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Vsevolod C
April 30, 2018|
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Response from Teresa A | Reviewed this property |
Iwould not.
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