Postal Vehicles in Eretz Israel

The Israel Postal Company recently issued a stamp set depicting the evolution of postal vehicles in the Land of Israel but there’s much more to the complicated history of package delivery in this region.




A shot in the arm for the School of Pharmacy

Hebrew University’s School of Pharmacy celebrated 60 years of activity with memories, memorabilia, mementos and a look forward to the establishment of a new Center for Pediatric Therapeutic and Pharmaceutical Research.




Train World at the Jerusalem Railway

A unique exhibition at the newly refurbished Jerusalem Railway Station features rare model trains, from antique to modern, steam to electric.




Alfons Himmelreich, Tel Aviv Modernist

Photographer Alfons Himmelreich found beauty in all aspects of modern Israel: industry, agriculture, dance and night in the newly built city of Tel Aviv.




Dry Bones at 40

Yaakov Kirschen, creator of Israel’s longest-running comic strip — four decades and going strong — was honored by the Israel Cartoonists Association (ICA) at Animix, the Festival for Animation, Comics and Caricature which took place in Arad last week.




Footballers in the open market

A unique outdoor photography exhibit presents us with the opportunity to see how Israel’s greatest football stars looked when they were in their prime.




Vintage Advertising

A new exhibition presents images from Israel of the 1960s in advertising, fashion, photography and industrial and commercial design.




Happy Landings in Lod

Today’s travelers landing at Terminal 3 of Ben Gurion International Airport glide on endless walkways past tasteful mosaics and water features towards glamorous gift shops, entering planes on carpeted ramps. Yet, there was something to the old “Natbag”.




Milk is health!

Milk production and the man who brings milk forth from the cow are celebrated in this comedy short from 1958.




From Doll Factory to High Rise

What’s the connection between a rubber duckie and the tallest building in the Middle East? A new exhibition presents dolls from the 50s and 60s made by a pioneering factory in the spirit of the new State of Israel.