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The house located in a middle of narrow streets - Zichron Yaakov

The house located in a middle of narrow streets

Aharonson Memorial House

The Aharonson family were from the first settelers in Zichron Yaakov. The son Aharon was had a big influence on the towns agriculture success, other 2 persons from the family - Sarah and Alexander were essential of the N.I.L.Y (Netzah Israel Lo Yeshaker) organization that helped the British forces at WWI. At the latter parts of the war Turkish forces invaded the town and made an end to the organization. Sarah, that was one of the leaders commited suicide to aviod the tortures of the Turkish captivity.
Today the house presents the history of the family and also used as a museum for the N.I.L.Y organization.

Phone: 04-6390120

Review Helpfulness: 3.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Updated Oct 4, 2004
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The impressive building of the museum - Zichron Yaakov

The impressive building of the museum

The First Immigration Museum

The museum is situated at the old Centter of Zichron in one of the towns most impressive buildings.
The museums presents the beginning of the Israeli settlements and illustrates the Prograss of the immigration.

Directions: Town Center

Phone: 972-4-6294777

Review Helpfulness: 3.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Oct 6, 2004
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Preserved old street - Zichron Yaakov

Preserved old street

Narrow Streets

Zichron Ya'akov is built on many hills. At the past (when there were no cars yet) the streets of the town were built in a very tight shape and many small steps attached them. Some of the streets preserved beautifully until today and every tourists should take a look at them.

Review Helpfulness: 3.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Updated Oct 4, 2004
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The entrace to the Wine road - Zichron Yaakov

The entrace to the Wine road

The Gate To The Wine Road

At the entrance to the famous Wine road you will notice a small arch. This arch informs you that you arrive to the pedestrian street.

Directions: Town Center

Review Helpfulness: 3 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Oct 5, 2004
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The Wine road, Zichron Ya'akov - Zichron Yaakov

The Wine road, Zichron Ya'akov

The Wine Road

The Wine road is the most famous street of Zichron Ya'akov. Every visitor that leavs Zichron will always remember that beautiful pedestrian streets as one of the most elegant and relxing in Israel.
The path is situated at the town Center, it is very artistic and include many bazaars, art galleries and other small exhibitions. Many people also come to the street to enjoy a good meal at one of the many restaurants that can be found at the street.

Directions: Town Center

Review Helpfulness: 2.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Oct 5, 2004
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The moument for the BaronRothschild - Zichron Yaakov

The moument for the BaronRothschild

Monument For Baron Rothschild

The Baron was one of the most famous (and also one of the most rich...) jews in Europe. At the end of the 19th century he decided to help the developing town with its difficult financial situation. He Organized agricultural and town planning begin.
Today you can find a monument dedicated to his memory in the town Center, near the Monument for the pioneers.

Review Helpfulness: 2.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Oct 6, 2004
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Monument for the town founders - Zichron Yaakov

Monument for the town founders

The Pioneers Memorial

The memorial can be found at the town Center. It was established to immortalize the founders of Zichron Ya'akov that came to the region at 1882. Thier names are written on the ceramic surface. At the sight you can also find a small room where there are some rare pictures of the town at the first years after its establishment.

Directions: Town Center

Review Helpfulness: 2.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Oct 6, 2004
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