Castra Art, Recreation and Shopping Centre is situated inside a ravishing architectonic structure, decorated with syncline paintings and sculptures by artist Eric Brower.
Castra houses two museums, one of which displays antiquities from the old city of Castra, and the other is a puppet theatre relaying the chronological history of the Jewish people.
More at Castra: Art galleries, artists' district (Cardo), various kinds of art shops, restaurants (some are kosher), coffee shops, a pub and a variety of activities and functions for children, as well as adults.
Special activities: Creative workshops, exertions, dancing and active viewing of artists at work.
How to get there: At the southern entrance to Haifa, take the southern interchange heading to the Carmel. Castra Centre is located adjacent to the Congresses Centre.