1921

The Salt factoty in Atlit

The Salt Company in the Yishuv was founded in 1921, part of a cooperative arrangement between the Baron and the Israel Lands Association regarding the state land that was leased to PICA. The establishment of the factory was meant to achieve two goals: first, to manufacture salt, a critical product for the residents of the land; and second, it was believed that the creation of evaporation ponds on the seashore would prevent the spread of the swamps and thereby eliminate the threat of malaria there.

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Accessibility

The Fragrance Garden

The Fragrance Garden, established in 1985, is the youngest of the Memorial Gardens. Seeking a way to enable people with limited or no eyesight to enjoy the flowers, Mme. Dorothy de Rothschild initiated the Fragrance Garden

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Sustainability

Sustainable Gardening

Gardening in the previous century was characterized by high-maintenance garden design, ostentatious use of plants and inanimate elements foreign to the environment, and overuse of non-environmentally friendly fertilizers and pest control agents

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Dining Here

Dining-Kiosk

Refresh yourself at the Kiosk with a drink or snack. The kiosk is open daily.

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