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Israel Defense Forces History Museum

Tel Aviv Promenade | Corner of Yehezkiel Kaufman str. and Ha-Mered str., Tel Aviv, Israel
+972 3-517-2913
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Ken and Barbie Join the Palmach

Great museum chocked full of Israel military history, with plenty of decommissioned tanks and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
BikeOdyssey
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New York City, New York
Very interesting

Chock full of arms and equipment. The English signage is minimal, but the English-language audio... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Brian R
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Vienna, Virginia
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Tel Aviv Promenade | Corner of Yehezkiel Kaufman str. and Ha-Mered str., Tel Aviv, Israel
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+972 3-517-2913
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great museum chocked full of Israel military history, with plenty of decommissioned tanks and military vehicles to look at and, in some cases, climb on, and displays of uniforms and military history with large male and female mannequins (Ken and Barbie Dolls) wearing the IDF...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Chock full of arms and equipment. The English signage is minimal, but the English-language audio tour, which lasted almost two hours was very good and well worth it.

Thank Brian R
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

I went there this past weekend and was blown away by the content of this compound. There's so much to see it's really up to you how much you want to read. I spent a about three hours there but could have easily spent more....More

Thank Alex G
Reviewed 25 June 2017

If your a war buff or interested in Tanks, Armour, Guns of all sorts etc etc then this is the place for you. Cheap to get in NIS 15 (approx £3.30) spead around 18 different points - some entire rooms, others outdoors sections (dont forget...More

Thank Idharper
Reviewed 15 June 2017

I visited the museum over a week ago, and was very pleased with my visit. The museum is very well organised, I got an amazing audio guide (I opted for the longer version - you can choose from two options). I am very interested in...More

Thank Veronika P
Reviewed 8 June 2017

I am a war buff and can always appreciate a good gun, equipment or historic display. What I found in this uncrowded corner of the world is a greatly underrated museum that incorporates the personal equipment that a soldier needs as well as heavy equipment...More

Thank Jon F
Reviewed 28 April 2017

I enjoyed the museum. They had many vehicles and weapons from all 3 wars. I enjoyed looking at all the hardware. I've been to many military museums, but this one probably has the most armor I've seen.

Thank Augustus F
Reviewed 6 April 2017

My daughter and I both took the English audio tour. We found it to be excellent and we were able to go at our own pace. There was also a visual component in our device which helped to locate the next place. The exhibition is...More

Thank Elaine G
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Great little museum. It tucked away near the historic train station and a little hard to find but worth it. Old style museum with many artifacts that cover the military history of Israel from before independence to the present. Many but not all exhibits are...More

Thank Staggerwing12
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

... the state of Israel is explained very well in this outstanding Museum. Every sequence of the story is in individual buildings. And the explainations are very good. Every time when I come to Tel Aviv I visit this place. Because there are (sadly but...More

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Dave B
9 May 2017|
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