The Museum of Water and Security in the Negev is located in Kibbutz Nir Am in an old concrete pool that contains two pipe links with the National Water Carrier. Beneath the pipes is a glass floor and under it an illuminated fountain. There are photographs from the early days of settlement in the Negev hanging on the walls of the pool. An audiovisual presentation depicts the Negev's security in Israel
's War of Independence as well as the problem of water and with settlement of the Negev in the pre-State period. The Museum provides a fascinating insight into the problems facing the young state in this difficult area of the land.
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