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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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“I was looking for information about the dead, instead I found a live relative”

Israeli cousins unite thanks to a Page of Testimony

Cousins Liora Tamir and Aryeh Shikler meet for the first time at Yad Vashem's Warsaw Ghetto Square. (April 2011)

Cousins Liora Tamir and Aryeh Shikler meet for the first time at Yad Vashem's Warsaw Ghetto Square. (April 2011)

Cousins Liora Tamir and Aryeh Shikler meet for the first time at Yad Vashem's Warsaw Ghetto Square. (April 2011)

Cousins Liora Tamir and Aryeh Shikler meet for the first time at Yad Vashem's Warsaw Ghetto Square. (April 2011)

Cousins Liora Tamir and Aryeh Shikler with their daughters, Ilana Tamir and Limor Ganot at Yad Vashem

Cousins Liora Tamir and Aryeh Shikler pictured with their extended families after meeting for the first time at Yad Vashem's Warsaw Ghetto Square

Cousins Liora Tamir and Aryeh Shikler with Aryeh's grandson Elad Ganot search Yad Vashem's Central Database of Shoah Victims' Names

Cousins Liora Tamir and Aryeh Shikler at Yad Vashem

Cousins Liora Tamir and Aryeh Shikler at Yad Vashem

Cousins Liora Tamir and Aryeh Shikler tour the Hall of Names at Yad Vashem

Cousins Liora Tamir and Aryeh Shikler tour the Hall of Names at Yad Vashem