Haifa Museum of Art, Haifa

Haifa Museum of Art, Haifa

The Haifa Museum of Art is a prominent cultural institution that showcases an eclectic collection of contemporary and modern art, celebrating both local and international artists. Established in 1951, the museum is housed in a beautifully preserved, historical building that once served as the city's main marketplace.

With an ever-evolving collection of over 7,000 works, the Haifa Museum of Art offers a dynamic and enriching experience for art enthusiasts, tourists, and locals alike. The museum's exhibitions, ranging from paintings and sculptures to photography and installations, provide a platform for artistic exploration and dialogue. The works on display span various artistic movements, styles, and themes, ensuring a captivating experience for visitors of all interests and backgrounds.

In addition to its permanent collection, the Haifa Museum of Art hosts a variety of temporary exhibitions, featuring both emerging and established artists from Israel and around the world. These exhibitions, combined with engaging educational programs, workshops, and guided tours, foster a deeper appreciation and understanding of contemporary and modern art.

Why You Should Visit:
Smart use of exhibits on 2 floors, plus air-conditioning, toilets and plenty of space.
Of course there's a shop and a café as well!

Opening Hours:
Sun-Wed: 10am-4pm; Thu: 4pm-7pm; Fri: 10am-1pm; Sat: 10am-3pm

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Haifa Museum of Art on Map

Sight Name: Haifa Museum of Art
Sight Location: Haifa, Israel (See walking tours in Haifa)
Sight Type: Museum/Gallery
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