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Ethnographic Museum Treasures in the Walls

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Gem of its own

This little gem of a museum had a lot of interesting artefacts, old tools, beautiful inlaid... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Brittany_11_10
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Los Angeles, California
Take a look at early Yzrael

A good stop after walking the Akko wall. Things that were displayed or replicated showed the early... read more

Reviewed 1 December 2018
omega123
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Singapore, Singapore
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Reviewed yesterday

This little gem of a museum had a lot of interesting artefacts, old tools, beautiful inlaid furniture and more. It's not a big museum, but there's plenty to see. Also, the guy working at the front desk was really nice and helpful, and was eager...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Brittany_11_10
Reviewed 1 December 2018 via mobile

A good stop after walking the Akko wall. Things that were displayed or replicated showed the early life of Yzrael when things were short. It showed the good adaptability to survive and making things work

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank omega123
Reviewed 7 November 2018

The museum is really filled with treasures: objects culled from homes and buildings. Most are everyday items that were actually used by ordinary people. Some will be familiar to everyone because they are recognizeable no matter where you come from. We enjoyed the hour we...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Marcia71
Reviewed 22 August 2018

I liked the museum a lot. You have to either like antiques and collectibles, or like "the good ole days". If you have kids with you it can be quite interesting for them to see how things were made in days gone by. Getting to...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank travellingIma
Reviewed 12 August 2018

A nostalgic collection of miscellany from good old Israel. Brings back fond memories and enables to open the eyes of the young.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank yarrz
Reviewed 11 December 2017

Hidden away in the old Acre Walls is this small, but beautiful little museum of life in Acre. It not big with major exhibits. It is professionally run and you can feel the love that curators had in collecting the items for display. Everything is...More

Date of experience: December 2017
2  Thank macedonboy
Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

This museum was one of the most beautiful I have ever seen. Its build in the old town and shows life all the way to Christ. Very impressive!

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Mirjam D
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

It's a total waste of time, not worth visiting. A dusty exhibition that looks like a cheap brocante in France with rummage laying around.

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank Sam0070
Reviewed 1 September 2017

filled with all things of life past. It is a wonderful trip down memory lane. There items there that show how life was like for hat makers, shoemakers, the carpenter and leather maker. Is life easier with modern appliance...you decide. Enjoy and the builidng is...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank beverlyt20152015
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

The farming, smithy, leather makers and inhabitants of Galilee in the early 20th century. The Museum is small, consisting of a row of objects in display cases with small displays of the furniture of a smithy, dentist office at the of each row. The title...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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