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It s a nice place

It was nice visiting the hammam and hearing its story.. but i think that we got lost a bit in the... read more

Reviewed 2 September 2018
nadeen88
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Bethlehem, Palestinian Territories
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Meh

The bathhouse is well preserved, but the audio guide and video presentation were distracting and... read more

Reviewed 3 July 2018
123asb2018
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Montreal, Canada
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The Hamam Museum in Old Acre“The story of the Last Bathhouse Attendant," a multi-screen, walk-through dramatic presentation in the Hamam Basha Ottoman-era bathhouse in Old Acre
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Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

It was nice visiting the hammam and hearing its story.. but i think that we got lost a bit in the movie and it was longer than needed..

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 3 July 2018

The bathhouse is well preserved, but the audio guide and video presentation were distracting and random. Not really worth a special visit--we went with the combined entry ticket.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank 123asb2018
Reviewed 1 June 2018

It's a small Hamam but it has a very interesting audio-visual presentation of its history. Recommended.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank wisniak
Reviewed 1 February 2018

It was really nice to see the museum, but you walk through it in 10-15 min (at least I did), but if you happen to walk by, it is worth a visit.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank SwedeinUSA
Reviewed 27 December 2017

it is not a Hammam, in use, but the reconstruction of how it used to be, after you visit the fortress, then you arrive to the Hammam, do not give up yet your audio guide, go inside, watch the movie and be impressed of how...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

We went without knowing anything and we were given the audio guide. It was really good and very interesting. We loved it.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Tangtian
Reviewed 20 November 2017

There is a short video explaining the history of this Hamam and its relationship to Napoleon. Surprising that the museum glorifies the senseless violence of Ahmed al Jazzar. Does not present an inviting or sympathetic image of Moslem culture. The Hamam itself is interesting and...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank aggada
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

It is no longer operating, more a museum then the real thing. Still worth a visit since it is interesting and well maintained and it is showing how it was extremely well and vivid.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank moshed62
Reviewed 1 November 2017

A nicely renovated place that gives an insight into Turkish bath culture. There is a short movie that tells you not only introduces the different parts of the bath but also gives a quick overview about the last 300 years of history of Akko. Funny...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Gyuri_Nonna
Reviewed 29 October 2017

It's interesting to see the Hamam and hear about it but the films inside are too long and in my opinion are not good, too much talking. 2 5min films will do the trick instead of the current 15 and 10 min films.

Date of experience: October 2017
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