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Ghetto Fighters Museum (Lohamei HaGetaot Museum)

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Special Holocaust related museum that needs greater publicity. Don’t miss! A gem!!

Having been to Yad Vashem, in Jerusalem, I never believed there could be another amazing Holocaust... read more

Reviewed 27 July 2018
Sandra S
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Must See: Resistance! Children in Holocaust.

This museum and the Children's Holocaust exhibit (in a separate building) are worth the trip. Here... read more

Reviewed 6 July 2018
Lori W
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D.N. Western Galilee, Nahariya 25220, Israel
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Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

Having been to Yad Vashem, in Jerusalem, I never believed there could be another amazing Holocaust museum featuring the very brave ghetto fighters of Warsaw. This museum is so informative, professional, and interactive. I could not believe I did not know it existed before having...More

Thank Sandra S
Reviewed 6 July 2018

This museum and the Children's Holocaust exhibit (in a separate building) are worth the trip. Here you will learn in interactive exhibits and videos about Jewish resistance, as well as a new exhibit about life in Warsaw before, during and after the war. The Children's...More

Thank Lori W
Reviewed 14 May 2018

This museum in Israel's North between Acco(Acre) and Naharia and is much less known than Yad V'Shem but in my humble opinion it s from category "Must see"

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Reviewed 30 April 2018

Must visit if you come to the Western Galilee - unless You are with children. This is a holocaust museum that was established by its survivors. It has also a library and education center. Leave it to the end of your day - You won't...More

Thank Cvi S
Reviewed 9 April 2018

Nothing about ghetto fighters. Nothing about partisans. Nothing about Jews who formed armed resistance to Nazis and Brits. It's about paintings and art and other 'cute' stuff from the Holocaust. WTF?

Thank Livio R
Reviewed 23 March 2018

This museum was the first Shoah museum in Israel. It is very interesting but also very heavy information. You got go know what to expect before entering.

Thank F v
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

The Ghetto fighters museum is a must see if up north in the Gallil. The exhibit paints the horrors and confusion that surrounded the Nazi invasion of Europe and Holland during early 1940’s and the systematic destruction of the Jewish people in Central Europe. Exhibits...More

Thank Marc A. K
Reviewed 12 November 2017

The main purpose of the museum to introduce the story of Ghetto Fighters is now expanded to the learning about the start to nazism. Very educational, well organised museum. It takes about 2-3 hours for a whole visit.

Thank GR_Family_Plus_3
Reviewed 7 November 2017

If you are visiting the north of israel in the Galil you cant pass Kibutz Lohamei HaGetaot without stoping at the Ghetto Fighters Museum. it is showing the holocaust from the eye of the victems and the way that resistance and revival with the eye...More

Thank Dubi_10
Reviewed 13 October 2017

See the history of the ghetto fighters during WWII, the way they lived and died. If it doesn't make you cry.....

Thank Shachar K
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27 April 2018|
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Response from Livio R | Reviewed this property |
Hi Sareldlh, I never meant to doubt the authenticity of your review. I respect and love the fact that there are diverse points of view. My point was that the name of the museum gives the false impression to some potential... More
6 November 2016|
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Response from Edith G | Reviewed this property |
I doubt it. Lockers are not readily available in Israel because of security concerns. At best, luggage and belongings can be stored briefly at a hotel or hostel where you have stayed.
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18 February 2015|
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Response from Yaacov K | Reviewed this property |
Sunday to Thursday open 09:00 - 16:00 Closed other days.