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Visiting Info
Opening Hours:

Sunday to Wednesday: 09:00-17:00
Thursday: 9:00-20:00 *
Fridays and Holiday eves: 09:00-14:00.

Yad Vashem is closed on Saturdays and all Jewish Holidays.

* The Holocaust History Museum, Museum of Holocaust Art, Exhibitions Pavilion and Synagogue are open until 20:00. All other sites close at 17:00.

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Marta Marzańska Mishani

The author is a researcher and Coordinator of the Center for Research on the Holocaust in Poland, International Institute for Holocaust Research.

Giving Testimony as a Vocation. Holocaust Researchers Meet Rabbi Yehoshua Eibeshitz

On one of the last days of November 1941, during the days of the Aktion in the Koźminek ghetto in the Wartheland when the Nazis murdered most of the Jewish population in gas vans, Avigdor Boym, a member of the ghetto’s Judenrat, said to Yehoshua Eibshitz: "I knew this would happen… Don’t forget to tell about these things, so that people will know what happened in our town.” For decades, Rabbi Yehoshua Eibeshitz, a leading Orthodox Holocaust researcher and a Holocaust survivor, has... Read More Here