Category Archives: Haifa historical sites

Caesarea Aqueduct – ancient Herodian aqueduct in Galilee

Aqueducts were first introduced in Caesarea by King Herod in the first century. Additional aqueducts were added over the years, bringing water from various springs to the people of Caesarea.

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Atlit Detention Camp – illegal Jewish immigrants to Palestine detained in camp

The Atlit National Monument is a restored British detention camp. The camp was used to detain “illegal” Jewish immigrants who sought refuge in Palestinebefore and after the Holocaust. Thousands of illegal Jewish immigrants were temporarily held there from 1939-1948.

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