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Visiting Info
Opening Hours:

Sunday to Wednesday: ‬08:30-18:00
Thursday: 8:30-20:00 *
* The Holocaust History Museum, Museum of Holocaust Art, Exhibitions Pavilion and Synagogue are open until 20:00. All other sites close at 17:00.

Fridays and Holiday eves: ‬08:30-14:00

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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Jewish badge from Austria

Distinctive Jewish badge (yellow star) that the Jews of Austria were forced to wear on their clothing in accordance with the directives of the German occupation.

Jewish badge belonged to Hilda Eidinger from Vienna, Austria.

Eidinger and her husband were deported to Terezin and from there to Auschwitz, where they were murdered. The star was preserved by an Austrian friend.

Jewish women and girls wearing the yellow star, Vienna, Austria, 1941