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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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Media Guidelines

Stills photography and video filming at Yad Vashem

Filming – stills or video – is only allowed with advance written permission from the Communications Division. Application for a filming permit must be made in writing at least 2 weeks before the date of requested filming, and include full filming requirement details and requested date of filming.

Filming, if  permitted, must take place during Yad Vashem’s regular visiting hours.

  • Yad Vashem officials may only be interviewed by prior arrangement with the Communications Division.   Yad Vashem visitors may not be interviewed.
  • Archival photos and other images from Yad Vashem’s Archives are available through the Reference and Information Services.
  • For images of Yad Vashem and exhibitions an official request must be sent to the Communications Division with specific details.

Please contact the Communications Division:
by telephone: 972-2-6443410/1
by fax: 972-2--6443409
by email: media.relations@yadvashem.org.il