|The museum was
in 1984, at the initiative of the late Dr.
who donated his private collection to the University of Haifa.
Archaeology of the Land of Israel in chronological sequence: beginning
with the Chalcolithic Period and ending in the Byzantine Period.
Mikhael Ancient Ship: On
display are the hull of the
Crafts and Industries: metalworking,
display: Jewish coins; weights; West
archaeology hall as well as in the art wing.
The Art Wing:
The Art Collection consists of two principal groups:
French painting 1830-1930: Barbizon School;
Impressionism; Post-Impressionism; School of Paris
Jewish art from mid-19th to early 20th century:
Dutch, German and Eastern European artists
Ghez Collection, University of Haifa:
"Michmanim" bulletin, and other Hecht Museum publications
Museum Auditorium houses an impressive old pipe organ.
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