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Ethnographic Museum Treasures in the Walls

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Unique Museum

I liked the museum a lot. You have to either like antiques and collectibles, or like "the good ole... read more

Reviewed 22 August 2018
travellingIma
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Jerusalem, Israel
For "Erets Israel HaYeshana" enthusiasts

A nostalgic collection of miscellany from good old Israel. Brings back fond memories and enables to... read more

Reviewed 12 August 2018
yarrz
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Jerusalem, Israel
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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

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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.

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

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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!

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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.

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

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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

Thank seed37
Reviewed 7 August 2017

This was my favorite museum in Israel. No it doesn't have Roman coins or the Dead Sea Scrolls as does the Israel Museum in Tel Aviv. What it has are collections from every day lives in the past. It was very interesting to see the...More

Thank joancrounse
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

This was a very interesting look at a time past with a nice display of artifacts from different periods. They truly have tried hard to give you a flavor of various vocations, the utensils used and products created.

Thank LuvTaTrek
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

An antique museum showing beautiful items from the 19th and early/middle 20th century. Well displayed . For us at the ages 50-70, great reminder of our youth. Items are displayed with good taste and elegance. Visitors to the crusader's stronghold nearby can purchase a package...More

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