The captain of the "St. Louis", Gustav Schroeder, made every effort to save his passengers from the fate that awaited them in Nazi Germany. His determination ensured that at least some of the passengers survived.
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.