The Cross-Cultural Tel Aviv Bauhaus Tour takes you on a fascinating voyage through time and cultures with an architecture expert. Starting in the very same place Tel Aviv began you will walk along the historical timeline of Tel Aviv the White City. You will explore the buildings and their architecture and will experience the hidden messages embedded in architecture. What happened to the Bauhaus architecture when it was adapted to the culture of a young city in the Middle East? How does it interact with the other styles of architecture? Is there any trace of Muslim architecture? Is there a Middle East Tel Aviv Bauhaus style?
You will track down the foundation myths and narratives of the White City. You will experience the spirit and culture of the young Tel Aviv via architecture. You will explore the fabulous connections between political agendas, economical interests, fashion and architecture styles. We will unravel the elaborate relations between constructing a city and building its identity.
By the end of this interactive Tel Aviv tour your eyes will be wide open triggered by the cross-cultural insights you experienced! You shall definitely look at Tel Aviv with very different eyes after this engaging tour!
Meeting Point: Rothschild Blvd 9 (corner of Herzl St.), Tel Aviv
Timetable: 2-3 Hours
Languages: English, Hebrew, French
What People Are Saying
“One of the best guided tours I’ve been to – worldwide – and a very interesting take on not only Bauhaus, but the whole history of Tel Aviv. We left the tour with many new insights and lots of things to discuss.”
– Eva G.
“Ilyll made us look sharply. Look behind the facades. Think about what we’ve seen and evaluate on our own. She made us curious for more when we stroll through the streets on our own next time.”
– Kay L.