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088 Jerusalem's Old Power Plant

Derech Beit Lehem, German Colony (across from 20 Derech Beit Lehem Rd.)

Architect: Benjamin Chaikin, 1928

Guided tours of this historical facility, which housed Jerusalem’s first power plant and was designed by Benjamin Chaikin (who also designed the King David Hotel and the Hebrew University’s National Library on Mount Scopus). After hearing the story behind its construction and restoration, visitors will also be able to see the large transformers installed at the plant, which currently serves as a substation. All visitors are required to wear closed-back shoes. Due to safety considerations, children under the age of 8 will not be allowed into the transformer room.  

Participation in the tours is contingent on presenting an ID card.

Reservations are required

Advance reservations required; each of the 4 tours is limited to 20 participants.

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