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Mount Herzl National Cemetery

1 Shderot Herzl | Mount Herzl, Jerusalem 9622800, Israel
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1 Shderot Herzl | Mount Herzl, Jerusalem 9622800, Israel
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Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

There is something truly special about this cemetery. Only the most important political figures of Israel, Theodore Herzl, and soldiers who fall in active service can be buried here. I've been here twice, and it's a somber visit. There is a lot of rosemary growing...More

1  Thank Mandelcorn
Reviewed 3 July 2016

Start by visiting the Military Cemetery.As you walk up towards where the leaders of Israel are buried you pass the many graves of the fallen who gave their lives to protect and defend Israel.Arrive at the site where prime ministers of the past are buried...More

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Reviewed 27 June 2016

On Mount Herzel is a great musium about Herzel and his life, where you can see how everything started. On the mount itself you can find all the graves of the prime ministers and soldiers

Thank אביבה ר
Reviewed 25 June 2016

Several years ago a Museum opened by the main gate of the cemetery was opened - the Herzl Museum. Herzl one of the father of the Zionist Movement his life and deeds for the Zionist movements. Only with a guided tour, available in various languages...More

Thank orit b
Reviewed 21 June 2016

I had the honor and opportunity to visit Mount Herzl on Israel's Memorial Day, Yom Hazikaron. It was filled with people paying tribute to the blessed and courageous soldiers who died defending the wonderful state of Israel. The cemetery is beautifully laid out, and is...More

2  Thank BruceKWFL
Reviewed 19 June 2016

Many beautiful plots and sections with exquisite landscaping and touching tributes to fallen soldiers that are very individualistic, unlike American military cemeteries and monuments. Really insightful experience. Go early and have it to yourself except for the ancient gardeners.

1  Thank Ward F
Reviewed 15 June 2016

Collective memory and honouring those that served in leadership and the defence of our nation are some of the core values held by the people of Israel. One of the most important places we can visit in Jerusalem is the Mount Herzl National Cemetery. This...More

Thank Richard F
Reviewed 12 June 2016

A cemetery to commemorate the fallen heroes of Israel. It is a place to go see if you are interested in history, and has beautiful gardens throughout.

Thank l0hen
Reviewed 19 May 2016 via mobile

See the tombs of the victims of terrorism, heroes who gave their lives and great leaders of Israel. We got to see Yitzhak Rabin's and Golda Meir as well as the Father of Zionism, Theodore Herzl.

Thank nicathetraveler
Reviewed 18 May 2016

We were fortunate enough to be there for the Independence day ceremonies. Very beautiful and moving.

Thank Alex H
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markinblue15
I am very interested in visiting the IDF section of Mt. Herzl. Are there signs and maps available in English. I would like to visit the grave sites of Yitzak Rabin, Golda Meir and Yonatan Netanyahu. Can you tell the approximate walking distance from Mt Herzl. . Also, can you give me the approximate walking distance from the IDF cemetery to the Yad Vashem Memorial. Thank You Sincerely, Mark Provenzano
18 October 2016|
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Response from Sheryl B | Reviewed this property |
Yes to finding IDF Graves and other very significant hero's. I visited all mentioned and the on site office staff provide information. There are tours available too. I do not know the distance between Yadav Vashem... More
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renesheldon
Please advise: I know we need a reservation to visit Mt. Herzl, but I am unable to find out how to make a reservation. I have searched the website and cannot locate reservations. Thank you
8 June 2016|
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Response from Sheryl B | Reviewed this property |
No reservation needed.
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