Madatech – Israel’s National Museum of Science
Madatech – Israel's National Museum of Science, Technology & Space The Daniel & Matilde Recanati Center
Established in 1983, Madatech is housed in historic landmark buildings, located in the heart of a seven acre green campus in mid-town Haifa. Designed at the turn of the 20th century by renowned German Jewish architect Alexander Baerwald, it was originally home to the Technion – Israel's Institute of Technology, the country's first academic institution.
Madatech sparks the curiosity and inspires inventive genius in 400,000 guests, who visit over 20 exhibits featuring more than 600 hands-on exhibits, and watch seven Cinematrix multi-sense 3-D movies. 362 days a year visitors can look and feel, explore and enjoy an unforgettable experience. It's a great place for kids.
During the school year, Madatech delivers 300 educational sessions to more than 2,000 groups, in our seven educational centers, operating six demonstration halls and12 advanced and well equipped labs. Madatech operates unique outreach activities, including three designed and equipped mobile labs which travel through Israel, bringing science to life and inspiring the young minds of 150,000 students countrywide.
At Madatech, everyone can explore, experience, discover and learn through play and fun.
Madatech, The Israel National Museum of Science, Technology and Space, Daniel and Matilde Recanati Center, is located in the Historic Technion Building on Shmariyahu Levine St. in mid town Haifa.
The Historic Technion Building
25 Shmariyahu Levine St. / 12 Balfour St