Madatech, Israel's National Museum of Science Technology and Space, Haifa, is Israel's largest science museum.
Established in 1983, Madatech is housed in historic landmark buildings, located in the heart of a 7 acres green campus in mid-town Haifa. Also located on the campus are the northern garden, where the palm tree planted by Albert Einstein at 1923 still stands, the beautiful and historic Technion building, The Noble Energy Science Park is located at the campus yard and not far from it is the changing exhibitions building, the CinematriX and the large laboratory department at Madatech’s education wing.
Visitors can use the parking lot located at the northern part of campus and Madatech’s workshop is located at the former “Bosmat” school building.
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 interest in science and technology in 400,000 guests, who visit over 20 exhibits featuring more than 600 hands-on exhibits, and watch 7 Cinematrix multi-sense 3-D movies. 362 days a year visitors can look, feel, explore and enjoy an unforgettable experience.
Within a school year, Madatech delivers 300 educational sessions to more than 2000 groups, in our 7 educational centers, operating 6 demonstration halls and 12 advanced and well equipped labs. Madatech operates unique outreach activities. 3 designed and equipped mobile labs, travel through Israel. bring science to life and inspire the young minds of 150,000 students countrywide.
At Madatech everyone can explore, experience, discover and learn through play and fun.