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Visiting Info
Opening Hours:

Sunday to Thursday: ‬09:00-17:00

Fridays and Holiday eves: ‬09:00-14:00

Yad Vashem is closed on Saturdays and all Jewish Holidays.

Entrance to the Holocaust History Museum is not permitted for children under the age of 10. Babies in strollers or carriers will not be permitted to enter.

Drive to Yad Vashem:
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Survivors Speak about their Lives after the Holocaust

"The Road Ahead"

Eliezer Ayalon
Eliezer Ayalon

Professor Walter Zwi Bacharach, 2006
Professor Walter Zwi Bacharach, 2006

Ehud Loeb, 2007
Ehud Loeb, 2007

Elisheva Lehmann, 2007
Elisheva Lehmann, 2007

Henry Foner, 2007
Henry Foner, 2007

Masha Greenbaum, 2007
Masha Greenbaum, 2007

Meir Eldar, 2007
Meir Eldar, 2007

  1. In mid-1947, Eldar was transferred from the Chish Haifa unit to the Palyam 10th Company, which then Prime Minister David Ben-Gurion ordered to open the road to Jerusalem. The unit cleared the way from Sha'ar Hagai and conquered the San Simon Greek Monastery, uniting Kibbutz Ramat Rachel with the rest of Jerusalem.