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The Old Cemetery

Trumpeldor Street, Tel Aviv, Israel
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Galilee Jewish Heritage Tour from Tel Aviv
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It's also known as the old Trumpeldor cemetery.
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Trumpeldor Street, Tel Aviv, Israel
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Reviewed 29 November 2014

Read as much as you can before you go or, even better, try to find a local for a tour. There is so much history here and so many great stories to be told but if you don't read and understand Hebrew, it is just...More

1  Thank Melissa S
Reviewed 25 October 2014

There's something about cemeteries that draws me in...Old Cementary in Tel Aviv is filled with the history of its people contained in this small, well-maintained place. City streets and homes enclose the cementary on all sides,life and death are side by side. The architecture of...More

Thank Pamela B
Reviewed 19 September 2013

Sure a few of us thought about the first foundations of the city of Tel-Aviv and othere known people. If you want to know where they are - go to the Old Cemetery in Tel-Aviv and you will see all the most known names

1  Thank Natan L
Reviewed 11 May 2013

if you are intrested in the history of israel and Tel Aviv you must go there but make sure you have a guide ( or a book)

1  Thank Zvikagol
Reviewed 15 January 2013

the sementery is in good condision. It is recomended to visit ther with a guaid, how can explain every thing, and tell you the thru story behinde every stone. it is sad to visit a sementery but "how dosnt know his past his future is...More

Thank djn98
Reviewed 25 November 2012

As somebody said,, all the "streets" of Tel Aviv can be found here, and other famous residents, too. But the most moving part are the graves of all the unknown soldiers who died in local battles in the War of Indpendence. Young boys and girls...More

3  Thank marianparoo
Reviewed 20 September 2012

you never get a free yard for yourself there - as the list was closed long time ago. if you ever go to travel there- insist to have a guide with a knoledge of at least 100 stories of the inhabiters and their family's. if...More

1  Thank Zeev G
Reviewed 18 September 2012

Best to take the guided tour - and get the one that spells out all the juicy stuff of early tel aviv days: the romance, the drama, the artists' cafe's and the stories of Alexander Penn

1  Thank Yaron G
Reviewed 10 September 2012

The cemetery on Trumpeldor Street contains many of the founding father and mothers of the city. It is small but filled with stories. Admittedly I'm prejudiced because I do have a few relatives there.

2  Thank Bulbe
Reviewed 17 August 2012

What an interesting place to visit. But I must add that what made this meaningful to me was that we went with a wonderful guide whose knowledge about the place and the people buried there was invaluable. She had stories to go with the information...More

2  Thank Ellyn G
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