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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.

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"Jewish business" sign that Heinrich Akons was forced to hang at the entrance to his shop in Belgrade, Yugoslavia

Cloth sign printed in Serbo-Croat and German, announcing that the business is in Jewish hands. The Akons family were forced to hang the sign in the window of their store in Belgrade, Yugoslavia

The Akons family store in Belgrade, Yugoslavia, before the war

The Akons children: Shlomo, Yehuda and Peretz, September 1941, Belgrade, Yugoslavia

The Akons children during the family’s migration, Split, Croatia, 1942

The Akons family at the end of the war: Heinrich, Frida and the boys, Yugoslavia, 1945