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Ammunition Hill Memorial and Museum (Givat Ha-Tachmoshet)

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Address: 5 Zalmen Shragai St., Jerusalem 91181, Israel
Phone Number:
+972 2-582-8442
09:00 - 17:00
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Sun - Thu 09:00 - 17:00
Fri 09:00 - 13:00
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours

This official memorial, symbolizing the liberation and reunification of...

This official memorial, symbolizing the liberation and reunification of Jerusalem, is in honor of those who died during the Six-Day War in 1967.

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Great historical site in Jerusalem

Teaches dug by Jordan are still there, and you can walk through them. Fab views over Jerusalem. The hand to hand battles won here by the Israelis helped to capture the city. This... read more

Reviewed 20 March 2017
Steve J
Silver Spring, Maryland
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Silver Spring, Maryland
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Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

Teaches dug by Jordan are still there, and you can walk through them. Fab views over Jerusalem. The hand to hand battles won here by the Israelis helped to capture the city. This is a must visit site. Museum has some great memorabilia and photos

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Jerusalem, Israel
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Reviewed 1 March 2017

the originaLtrenches of the Jordanian army are intact. The problem is that it has been closed to the public.

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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Reviewed 16 February 2017

Great site to learn about the history of the Six Day War. The dug-in trenches and model of the city at that time really make you understand the battles of that time period.

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Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

Despite having made several visits to Jerusalem, this was my first time at Ammunition Hill. Unfortunately we were not able to visit the museum but the site itself was very interesting. The short video was incredible, hearing from the soldiers and then being able to experience the bunkers was very moving. I felt very connected to the history of the... More 

Thank Carla V
Jerusalem, Israel
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Reviewed 5 January 2017

most exiting point of interest. the battefield of 1967 war in jerusalem. the museum itself is naw under construction, but there is new special memorial hall. the sight inclods the original tranchies.

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Jerusalem, Israel
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Reviewed 2 January 2017

But I expected a plaque at the site and didn't see one. Which was disappointing. But maybe it's too sensitive.

Thank baggiolinda
Atlanta, Georgia
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Reviewed 7 November 2016

Hard to imagine that we had not been to Ammunition Hill in years. Truly a meaningful and inspiring visit!

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Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 October 2016

If you are interested in military equipment such as tanks and jeeps etc, then this is a place you would enjoy. The items on show were captured during war time from the Sinai. Children & adults would enjoy climbing on the equipment for photos etc

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Ottawa, Canada
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Reviewed 11 October 2016

Israel is covered with battle sites both ancient and modern. This 1967 battle site was instrumental in the capture of the Old City of Jerusalem. You will see the trenches, bunkers and command posts that were used by both the Israelis and Jordanians. The interpretive plaques and guide they will give you provide you all you need to know about... More 

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Kfar Saba, Israel
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Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

We went with the whole family to see and appreciate one of the more important battles in the Israeli history. Very interesting and everybody should visit.

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