Beer Sheba facts for kids
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View of Beer Sheba from the air
|District||South (Mehoz Ha’Darom)|
|Settled||about 4,000 B.C.E.|
|• City||117.5 km2 (45.4 sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC+2 (Israel Standard Time (IST))|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC+3 (Israel Summer Time (IDT))|
|Area code(s)||+972 (Israel) + 8 (South)|
Beer Sheba is a city on the northern edge of the Negev region in Israel. It is the home of Ben-Gurion University of the Negev.
- The Abrahams Well International Visitors Center archaeological museum
- Israeli Air Force Museum, at the nearby Hatzerim air force base
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