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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.

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Torah Ark Curtain

Torah Ark curtain, Cluj, Romania

An oil painting of David Sebestyen, founder of the Jewish Hospital in Cluj, Romania, to whom the curtain was dedicated

Detail of the Sebestyen family crest embroidered on the Torah Ark curtain that hung in the synagogue of the Jewish Hospital, Cluj, Romania

David & Caroline Sebestyen and their children Jolan, Berta, Moritz, Lojos, Josef and Rezsö, Cluj, Romania, before 1930

David & Caroline Sebestyen with their children and grandchildren, Cluj, Romania, before 1930