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Eilat, My City History Museum

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Basic history of Eilat

Shows the timeline for the development of the City. There are short films there and the person at... read more

Reviewed 22 May 2018
sheilagsilver
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Haifa, Israel
Very intresting musem

Very intresting history musem of this sweet town Very important to understand the history of... read more

Reviewed 17 November 2017
David S
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21 May 2018
“Basic history of Eilat”
17 Nov 2017
“Very intresting musem”
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2 Derekh Yotam, Eilat 8803301, Israel
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Reviewed 22 May 2018

Shows the timeline for the development of the City. There are short films there and the person at the reception will start it for you. Make sure you see the short film on Katrine A which is very relevant to what is happening in the...More

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Reviewed 17 November 2017

Very intresting history musem of this sweet town Very important to understand the history of eilat..not only hotels..but the way it was built..how did it develope and more...

1  Thank David S
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

It feels strange to have a history museum that has a history shorter than my own. While it was interesting, it would be more interesting to those with an interest in Eilat. One or two of the films were ok. Some things could have been...More

Thank Geoff W
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Eilat has a nice and peaceful Central Park, close to the airport. It has an Art Gallery, an outdoor exhibition of big fish statues (see pictures), an former Imax cinema in the form of a Pyramid (now permanently closed), a skate boarding rink, the famous...More

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Reviewed 24 March 2017

Was disappointed to see that they hadn't included history past 1994, but overall it was a great museum for the price. Eilat has an incredible history.

Thank Elisheva H
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

Interesting for those who like to learn the history of the first years of the state of Israel. A small museum with nostalgic pictures from the 50's, very little about Nature. Interesting movies mainly related to operations of IDF. 2$ entrance fee.

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Reviewed 14 February 2017

Worth a stop to see the history of Eilat. Very nicely done. A friendly place where you have pictures showing the development of this unique area.

Thank Linda C
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

Great pkace to visit and easily accessible. Staff very friendly and want to help. Films available in Hebrew and English. Fasinating! A must to visit. It is a great pity that the Eilat Tourist Board don't do something to promote ALL the interesting places to...More

Thank Graham F
Reviewed 6 January 2017

Eilat City History Museum is 5 minutes walk from the airport. The exposition is very interesting as brings to everyone knowledge the history of the young Nation and shows the struggle to achieve the Independence.

Thank LechBK
Reviewed 28 November 2016

More of a collection of photos that a museum but there are some other exhibits. The photos are fascinating. There are also some films. Inexpensive, if you are interested in seeing how Eilat has developed over the years then worth a visit.

Thank Bryan S
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