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Ghetto Fighters Museum (Lohamei HaGetaot Museum)

Closes in 26 min: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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This kibbutz museum about the history of the Warsaw Ghetto and the Holocaust was a great experience... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Departure811861
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Special Holocaust related museum that needs greater publicity. Don’t miss! A gem!!

Having been to Yad Vashem, in Jerusalem, I never believed there could be another amazing Holocaust... read more

Reviewed July 27, 2018
Sandra S
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D.N. Western Galilee, Nahariya 25220, Israel
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This kibbutz museum about the history of the Warsaw Ghetto and the Holocaust was a great experience for me. Seen from the perspective of museum didactics it is very well planned. So is the guided tour we made with a very engaged young guide of...More

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Reviewed July 27, 2018 via mobile

Having been to Yad Vashem, in Jerusalem, I never believed there could be another amazing Holocaust museum featuring the very brave ghetto fighters of Warsaw. This museum is so informative, professional, and interactive. I could not believe I did not know it existed before having...More

Thank Sandra S
Reviewed July 6, 2018

This museum and the Children's Holocaust exhibit (in a separate building) are worth the trip. Here you will learn in interactive exhibits and videos about Jewish resistance, as well as a new exhibit about life in Warsaw before, during and after the war. The Children's...More

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Reviewed May 13, 2018

This museum in Israel's North between Acco(Acre) and Naharia and is much less known than Yad V'Shem but in my humble opinion it s from category "Must see"

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Reviewed April 29, 2018

Must visit if you come to the Western Galilee - unless You are with children. This is a holocaust museum that was established by its survivors. It has also a library and education center. Leave it to the end of your day - You won't...More

Thank Cvi S
Reviewed April 9, 2018

Nothing about ghetto fighters. Nothing about partisans. Nothing about Jews who formed armed resistance to Nazis and Brits. It's about paintings and art and other 'cute' stuff from the Holocaust. WTF?

Thank Livio R
Reviewed March 23, 2018

This museum was the first Shoah museum in Israel. It is very interesting but also very heavy information. You got go know what to expect before entering.

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Reviewed December 21, 2017 via mobile

The Ghetto fighters museum is a must see if up north in the Gallil. The exhibit paints the horrors and confusion that surrounded the Nazi invasion of Europe and Holland during early 1940’s and the systematic destruction of the Jewish people in Central Europe. Exhibits...More

Thank Marc A. K
Reviewed November 12, 2017

The main purpose of the museum to introduce the story of Ghetto Fighters is now expanded to the learning about the start to nazism. Very educational, well organised museum. It takes about 2-3 hours for a whole visit.

Thank GR_Family_Plus_3
Reviewed November 6, 2017

If you are visiting the north of israel in the Galil you cant pass Kibutz Lohamei HaGetaot without stoping at the Ghetto Fighters Museum. it is showing the holocaust from the eye of the victems and the way that resistance and revival with the eye...More

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sareldlh
April 26, 2018|
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Response from Livio R | Reviewed this property |
Hi Sareldlh, I never meant to doubt the authenticity of your review. I respect and love the fact that there are diverse points of view. My point was that the name of the museum gives the false impression to some potential... More
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November 6, 2016|
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I doubt it. Lockers are not readily available in Israel because of security concerns. At best, luggage and belongings can be stored briefly at a hotel or hostel where you have stayed.
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Reuven E
February 17, 2015|
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Response from Yaacov K | Reviewed this property |
Sunday to Thursday open 09:00 - 16:00 Closed other days.
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