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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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Mordecai Paldiel

Mordecai Paldiel

Dr. Mordecai Paldiel was the director of Yad Vashem’s Department of the Righteous from 1984 until his retirement in 2007. Thousands of Righteous Among the Nations were recognized during his tenure at Yad Vashem.