“In Basel I Established the Jewish State”, Basel Square, Tel-Aviv, Israel

“In Basel I Established the Jewish State”, Basel Square, Tel-Aviv, Israel

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The “Basel Parking Garage” is located below trendy Basel Square in Tel-Aviv. The square is named for the city in Switzerland, where the First Zionist Conference was held, where Theodore Herzl presented his idea for a modern Jewish state. Herzl is quoted on the side of the parking entrance: “In Basel I Established a Jewish State.”