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Nalagaat Center

Retsif Haaliya Hashniya | Jaffa Port, Jaffa, Tel Aviv, Israel
+972 3-633-0808
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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 is home for: - Nalaga'at Theater - home to the only deaf-blind theater groups in the world. - Blackout Restaurant - where blind and visually impaired waiters accompany the guests to a meal in total darkness. - Kapish Event Center - where deaf and hearing impaired waiters invite the guests to communicate in sign language. - Workshop Center - glimpses to the world of deaf and blind people through once in a lifetime experiences.
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  • Average3%
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Retsif Haaliya Hashniya | Jaffa Port, Jaffa, Tel Aviv, Israel
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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!

Thank chanzi55
Nalagaat, Marketing Coordinator at Nalagaat Center, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

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

Reviewed June 8, 2017

To balance the many excellent reviews of the dinner and/or play experience posted here, I'd like to add that Na L'gaat ("Please Touch") also offers workshops. This was our first activity after our group of 30 arrived in Israel. We drove straight to Na L'gaat...More

Thank illinois travelere
Nalagaat, Marketing Coordinator at Nalagaat Center, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, We are glad to hear that your group had a positive and meaningful experience in our workshop center. It was our pleasure to have you as our guests. Thank you, Jonathan

Reviewed May 17, 2017 via mobile

when I was invited, I was quite sceptic but when I came it was stunning Israel is not famous for sensativity but Na Lagat make you to be sensitive to life and other people. in short it touched my heart in a unique way no...More

Thank Moti B
Nalagaat, Marketing Coordinator at Nalagaat Center, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Moti, It was our pleasure to have you as our guest. Jonathan

Reviewed May 16, 2017 via mobile

What an incredible place and what beautiful people. Challenges the way you look at life in general and has you walking out feeling so many different emotions. We saw Through the Spirit and it was a magnificent show! I now want to see the other...More

Thank Gerky79
Nalagaat, Marketing Coordinator at Nalagaat Center, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, Thank you for the positive review. We are glad to know that you had a meaningful and life changing experience in our center. We would love to host you again in the future. Jonathan

Reviewed April 4, 2017 via mobile

The other night, we ate at the Blackout Restaurant. This restaurant takes your order before you are seated because the restaurant is in pitch black and your servers are visually impaired or blind. They guide you to your table and serve your table with ease,...More

Thank AZMeow
Reviewed March 30, 2017 via mobile

We were at the Blackout restaurant in "na lagaat" Tel Aviv -6 people. It was amazing night and so powerful that I would remember it for life. Very good memory and it go deep inside you... you'll never feel the same about blind people. It...More

Thank dafnakop
Reviewed March 30, 2017

This isn't something one can describe, it can only be experienced and I strongly recommend you experience it.

Thank Dean L
Reviewed March 27, 2017

We went to the Nalagaat Center for a nighttime play and dinner. The play was conducted with actors who were blind, deaf, or both, and it was incredible to see their talent and how even with no spoken words, they were able to get meaning...More

Thank Efitzx3
Reviewed March 16, 2017

This experience will change your mind about disabilities. Blind and deaf and mute (combinations thereof) people perform nd engaging, well acted play. I saw it in Israel and they brought the show to Boston and NY. Was afraid it would be about pity or morality....More

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Reviewed January 25, 2017

A friendly center for the blind mute and deaf with a restaurant where all waiters are mute and deaf. A dark (light-less) restaurant where you are guided by the blind. People say it is the best place for a "blind date." with local theater of...More

Thank orit b
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Varda C
June 27, 2016|
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Response from Nalagaat | Property representative |
Dear Varda, Absolutely! Kapish Event Center is serving vegeterian and fish menus. If you are looking to host an event please contact us for more information. If you are asking about the Blackout Dark Restaurant, you can... More
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