Center Dedicated to Zionism's Founding Father to Open in His Native Budapest

Opening on the date the UN voted to establish the State of Israel, the center will focus on Theodor Herzl's life and legacy. Its founders hope it will help combat the rise in anti-Semitism in Europe.

BUDAPEST – A new information center dedicated to the life and legacy of Theodor Herzl is slated to open here in the birthplace of the Zionist visionary on November 29 – the date that the United Nations voted to establish the State of Israel.