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Visiting Info
Opening Hours:

Sunday to Wednesday: 09:00-17:00
Thursday: 9:00-20:00 *
Fridays and Holiday eves: 09:00-14:00.

Yad Vashem is closed on Saturdays and all Jewish Holidays.

* The Holocaust History Museum, Museum of Holocaust Art, Exhibitions Pavilion and Synagogue are open until 20:00. All other sites close at 17:00.

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About the Artifacts Collection in Yad Vashem

Overview of the storage cupboards in the main store room of the Yad Vashem Museum

Ritual artifacts that were looted by the Nazis and recovered by the Allied forces, in the main store room of the Yad Vashem Museum

Toys and games in the main store room of the Yad Vashem Museum

Household items and Torah scrolls that survived the Holocaust, in the Yad Vashem Museum Collection

Torah ark curtains from destroyed synagogues stored on rolls in the Yad Vashem Museum Collection

Haviva Peled-Carmeli, Director of the Artifacts Department, showing the Artifacts Collection to donors. Far right, Yehudit Inbar, Director of the Museums Division, 2011