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Ben-Gurion House

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Found by accident, what an interesting place, not well marked; but surely should not miss. Get an... read more

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Andy F
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We spent about 45 minutes there looking at the photos, and historic papers. Interesting to stop... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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17 Ben-Gurion Boulevard, Tel Aviv, Israel
+972 3-522-4925
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All reviews prime minister great man sde boker simple house humble home world leaders his life amazing library book collection massive collection an avid reader collection of books private life political figures historical house less than an hour nice visit
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Reviewed yesterday

Found by accident, what an interesting place, not well marked; but surely should not miss. Get an insight into this great man, and his works

Thank Andy F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent about 45 minutes there looking at the photos, and historic papers. Interesting to stop in. On the top floor is a library that had a short movie

Thank PamieP
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The private home of Pola and David Ben Gurion, Architect David Tuvia built 1930-1931, Glimpse to really simple lifestyle, Big and impressive library

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Reviewed 8 September 2018

Visited the Ben Gurion home one day in Tel Aviv, I have to say it's a very simple house well maintained in down town in Tel Aviv, enjoyed the tour inside.

Thank Grace F
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

Israels first prime minister David Ben Gurion had a very modest life. His private house on Ben Gurion BL Will show you what kind of leader he was. Walls full of books that he used to read, lot of souvenirs from the most important leaders...More

Thank Ofer K
Reviewed 8 August 2018

very interesting to see how this great man lived.Amazing the library.and almost unbelievable how many books Ben Gurion read.

Thank Belalou
Reviewed 2 August 2018

Overwhelming impression of how small it is but a real treasure under a small glass case or writing desk was a letter from Albert Einstein declining the offer to become President. His words were overwhelming.

Thank leeg1210
Reviewed 1 August 2018

Our family found this museum extremely interesting and loved seeing how David Ben-Gurion spent his time in Tel Aviv. Lots of his books and memorabilia.

Thank IndianaMom2010
Reviewed 23 July 2018

A few steps from the well travelled beach in Tel Aviv sits the home of the first Prime Minister. Very understated indeed. The second floor houses his library which is amazing. Photos along the walls shows the key political figures of that era along with...More

Thank mark14102015
Reviewed 22 July 2018

The house in the original state that it was when he lived there, there is great collection of documents, letters, that he received, in creating the state of Israel. There is a massive collection of Books.

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Marge C
20 March 2017|
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Response from linda s | Reviewed this property |
We just showed up. Sorry I just went on to trip advisor and saw your question