Hatzerim Israel Airforce Museum, Beersheba

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Discover the history of Israel's mighty air force at Hatzerim Israel Airforce Museum. The museum displays over 150 planes, from World War II spitfires to modern F-15s. See the MIG that brought a Syrian deserter to Israel in 1966, as well as other trophies captured from Egypt and Jordan. Contemplate the history behind the helicopter that carried an Israeli prime minister and an Egyptian president to a truce-signing. Head inside to see smaller artifacts, such as photos of IAF leaders, uniforms, and mock-ups. You can enter some planes for exploration, including a Boeing jet now serving as a movie theater. Plan to see Hatzerim Israel Airforce Museum and other attractions that appeal to you using our Beersheba online tour planner.
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  • I so much was interested in seeing this exibit that I was tremendously disappointed. We drove 2 hours to see this museum mainly because I was such a fan of the accomplishments of the Israeli Air...  more »
  • The museum is a ten minute ride from the city of Beersheva. The planes trace the history of Israel from pre-state to the F-16. If you have the time make a reservation and you can have a guide who...  more »
  • It's a great place to visit but needs a lot of maintenance and more descriptions of the exhibits for the extra star
  • All the History of Israeli air forces, nice presentation, free guided tour available. Unfortunately many places were closed due to reconstructions.
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