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Discover Haifa in Israel

Haifa in the region of Haifa District with its 267,300 habitants is a town located in Israel - some 249 mi or ( 400 km ) South-East of Jerusalem , the country's capital .

Interactive map of Haifa

Local time in Haifa is now 10:31 AM (Friday) . The local timezone is named " Asia/Jerusalem " with a UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Nicosia, Aleppo, Damascus, Amman, and Tyre. When in this area, you might want to check out Nicosia . We found some clip posted online . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Are you looking for some initial hints on what might be interesting in Haifa ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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Interesting facts about this location

Shrine of the Báb

The Shrine of the Báb is a structure in Haifa, Israel where the remains of the Báb, founder of Bábism and forerunner of Bahá'u'lláh in the Bahá'í Faith, have been buried; it is considered to be the second holiest place on Earth for Bahá'ís, after the Shrine of Bahá'u'lláh in Acre. Its precise location on Mount Carmel was designated by Bahá'u'lláh himself to his eldest son, `Abdu'l-Bahá, in 1891.

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Located at 32.81 34.99 (Lat./Long.); Less than 0 km away
Tags: Bahá'í pilgrimages, Bahá'í shrines in Israel, Buildings and structures in Haifa, Religious buildings completed in 1953, Shrines, Visitor attractions in Haifa, World Heritage Sites in Israel

Arc (Bahá'í)

The Arc is a number of Bahá'í administrative buildings at the Bahá'í World Centre on Mount Carmel located at Haifa, Israel. They include the Seat of the Universal House of Justice, the Seat of the International Teaching Centre, the International Archives, and the Centre for the Study of the Sacred Texts. A fifth building, the International Bahá'í Library, has yet to be built.

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Located at 32.81 34.99 (Lat./Long.); Less than 0 km away
Tags: Bahá'í pilgrimages, Places of worship in Israel

Terraces (Bahá'í)

The Terraces of the Bahá'í Faith, also known as the Hanging Gardens of Haifa, are garden terraces around the Shrine of the Báb on Mount Carmel in Haifa, Israel. They are one of the most visited tourist attractions in Israel. The architect is Fariborz Sahba from Iran, the structural engineers are Karban and Co. from Haifa. Along with the Baha'i Holy Places in Western Galilee, it is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

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Located at 32.81 34.99 (Lat./Long.); Less than 0 km away
Tags: Bahá'í Faith in Israel, Bahá'í gardens, Bahá'í pilgrimages, Gardens in Israel, Persian gardens in Israel, Terraced gardens, Visitor attractions in Haifa

Haifa Museum of Art

The Haifa Museum of Art (מוזיאון חיפה לאמנות), established in 1951, is located in a historic building built in the 1930s in Wadi Nisnas, Downtown Haifa. The museum focuses on Israeli and international contemporary art, and its collection includes 7,000 items, mostly of contemporary Israeli art.

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Located at 32.82 34.99 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: Art museums and galleries in Israel, Museums established in 1949, Museums in Haifa

Universal House of Justice

For the building, see the Seat of the Universal House of Justice The Universal House of Justice is the supreme governing institution of the Bahá'í Faith. It is a legislative institution with the authority to supplement and apply the laws of Bahá'u'lláh, the founder of the Bahá'í Faith, and exercises a judicial function as the highest appellate institution in the Bahá'í administration.

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Located at 32.81 34.99 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
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