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    Accessibility statement

    Accessibility arrangements at Ramat Hanadiv

    Ramat Hanadiv works hard to make its services accessible to people with disabilities in order to afford them a visiting experience that meets their unique requirements.

    In accordance with the law, our accessibility manager, Racheli Schwartz-Tzachor (Ph.D.), is available. If you encounter unique accessibility requests you’re welcome to contact us in one of the following ways:

    Telephone: 04-6298127 Fax: 04-6399117

    or Email: To Racheli

    The Memorial Gardens and Visitor Center are accessible except for the mausoleum.

    Disabled parking:

    Designated disabled parking bays may be found in the main and secondary parking lots.

    Disabled restrooms:

    Every facility that offers restrooms also offers designated disabled restrooms.

    Disabled Aids:

    • Devices for the hearing impaired are available in the InfoShop, classrooms, movie theater and auditorium and on training tours. For your convenience, contact us and let us know in advance about your visit in order to receive fast, easy service.
      Telephone: 04-6298111 ext. 4.
    • Wheelchairs may be hired from the InfoShop - for on-site visits.

    Website accessibility:

    Ramat Hanadiv invests effort and resources to make the organization’s website accessible so that disabled people will also be able to enjoy it.

    Restrictions to accessibility:

    As a general rule, all of the website’s pages were built to meet level AA conformance to web content accessibility. Nevertheless, despite our efforts to make all of the website’s pages accessible, it is possible that some parts of the site are still inaccessible. We note that a number of pages contain external components that are beyond our control and inaccessible. Therefore, the following pages do not meet the accessibility standard:



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The Kabara Cave

The Kabara Cave was first discovered in 1927 by M. Stekalis whem he worked with many others in the draining the Kabara swamps. The British archaeologist Dorothy Garrod who started digging in Nahal HaMe’arot the caves of Ha-Tanur (et-Tabun), Nahal (el-Wad), and Hagdi (ss-Skhul) since 1929 visited the cave there with T. D. McCown. On Garrod's suggestion, her classmate from Oxford, Francis Turville-Petre, began excavations at the Kabara Cave. His one-season lasted a number of months and turned up remains from pre-historic cultures now called Natufian, Kebaran and Upper Paleolithic. During Hhs former excavations in 1925-6 in the cave of Zuttiyen in Nahal Amud where he discovered a remains of an old skull, now dated to about 300,000 years ago, and Garrod’s discoveries of human graves in Me’arat Hagdi and in Tanur cave, all dated today to the time from 120,000 to 50,000 years ago, attracted international attention and demonstrated the importance of Mt. Carmel in the global human evolution.

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Opening Hours

Sun-Fri: 08:00-16:00
Sat: 08:00-16:00

Contact Us

Ramat Hanadiv
P.O.B 325
Zichron Ya'akov
Phone: 04-6298111


The entrance to Ramat Hanadiv..

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