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Begin Museum- outside the Old City
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http://tmsifting.org/en/visitor-and-volunteer-information/
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Blind or Deaf Museum in Cholon- Blind, amazing. Deaf, good. Prior reservation needed.
Hagana Museum in Tel Aviv--15NIS per adult; students free; a bit disjointed and kind of fake acting in the videos, but mostly very interesting and educational.
Bullet Factory in Rechovot
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South

Nachal Dragot (aka Darja)- an intense hike near the Dead Sea
Sunrise tour of Masada, Ein Gedi, and Dead Sea aprx $70



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Re: Israel Master Thread: Things To Do, Places To Eat
« Reply #5550 on: July 23, 2015, 12:38:02 PM »
That's a bummer. Why are they closed? (Not that an Israeli institution needs an excuse to close)
it doesn't say why. just no available dates to reserve. ftr i'm going in October
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Re: Israel Master Thread: Things To Do, Places To Eat
« Reply #5551 on: July 23, 2015, 01:44:26 PM »
it doesn't say why. just no available dates to reserve. ftr i'm going in October
I didn't enjoy it as much, but you can go to the deaf museum right next door to it. Other people have told me they enjoyed the deaf museum even more than the blind museum

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Israel Master Thread: Things To Do, Places To Eat
« Reply #5552 on: July 23, 2015, 01:56:36 PM »
I didn't enjoy it as much, but you can go to the deaf museum right next door to it. Other people have told me they enjoyed the deaf museum even more than the blind museum
The deaf museum is amazing!! The tour is given by an actual deaf person. It made the tour so much more real!!

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Re: Israel Master Thread: Things To Do, Places To Eat
« Reply #5553 on: July 23, 2015, 02:02:18 PM »
I didn't enjoy it as much, but you can go to the deaf museum right next door to it. Other people have told me they enjoyed the deaf museum even more than the blind museum

nothing available either :(
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Re: Israel Master Thread: Things To Do, Places To Eat
« Reply #5554 on: July 23, 2015, 02:14:48 PM »
The deaf museum is amazing!! The tour is given by an actual deaf person. It made the tour so much more real!!
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Re: Israel Master Thread: Things To Do, Places To Eat
« Reply #5555 on: July 23, 2015, 02:20:12 PM »
The deaf museum is amazing!! The tour is given by an actual deaf person. It made the tour so much more real!!
It is really good. I happened to enjoy the blind museum more (which btw is also given by an actual blind person). The last time I was there they were working on a new museum. Museum of time or something like that. Supposed to be able to make you understand life from an elderly persons perspective or something like that. Seemes interesting but not sure if they are up and running

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Re: Israel Master Thread: Things To Do, Places To Eat
« Reply #5556 on: July 23, 2015, 02:22:44 PM »
It is really good. I happened to enjoy the blind museum more (which btw is also given by an actual blind person). The last time I was there they were working on a new museum. Museum of time or something like that. Supposed to be able to make you understand life from an elderly persons perspective or something like that. Seemes interesting but not sure if they are up and running
Will a 90 year-old give the tour? :)

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Re: Israel Master Thread: Things To Do, Places To Eat
« Reply #5557 on: July 23, 2015, 02:32:18 PM »
מסעדה היהודית previously called mifgash haesh.
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And very good stuff.
Next to Ganei geula- next to sixt car rental.
Thank you! Do you have the address? How far is it from the Waldorf? Anyone know the Kashrus status of Heimishe essen?

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Re: Israel Master Thread: Things To Do, Places To Eat
« Reply #5558 on: July 23, 2015, 02:39:33 PM »
Will a 90 year-old give the tour? :)
Lol. Maybe that's the part they were still working on ;)

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Re: Israel Master Thread: Things To Do, Places To Eat
« Reply #5559 on: July 23, 2015, 03:35:05 PM »
it doesn't say why. just no available dates to reserve. ftr i'm going in October
You know what dates they are closed?
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Re: Israel Master Thread: Things To Do, Places To Eat
« Reply #5560 on: July 23, 2015, 03:49:40 PM »
No. I just can't find an available date to book a reservation. Maybe they have Hebrew tours available. No English for sure. Nothing in October for deaf or blind. I think the time thing is up and running
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Re: Israel Master Thread: Things To Do, Places To Eat
« Reply #5561 on: July 23, 2015, 04:06:57 PM »
Thank you! Do you have the address? How far is it from the Waldorf? Anyone know the Kashrus status of Heimishe essen?

I don't have the exact address but search SIXT Yermiyahu it's next door.
I looked on google -
Train on yaffo=20 min
Car = 10 min
Walk = 30 min

On Thursday and Friday they have a huge menu.

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Re: Israel Master Thread: Things To Do, Places To Eat
« Reply #5562 on: July 23, 2015, 05:11:36 PM »
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Re: Israel Master Thread: Things To Do, Places To Eat
« Reply #5563 on: July 23, 2015, 05:59:02 PM »
I don't have the exact address but search SIXT Yermiyahu it's next door.
I looked on google -
Train on yaffo=20 min
Car = 10 min
Walk = 30 min

On Thursday and Friday they have a huge menu.
Thanks for the info.

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Re: Israel Master Thread: Things To Do, Places To Eat
« Reply #5564 on: July 23, 2015, 10:15:55 PM »

Thanks for the info.
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