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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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Rabbi Moshe Cohn

The author is Head of the Jewish World Section, International Seminars and Jewish World Department, International School for Holocaust Studies.

Generation to Generation: Teenagers Learn from Holocaust Survivors

"Their story will no longer be a 10-year saga/ It will become a story of a lifetime/ For them/ And for us/ And maybe/ Being a survivor/ Will no longer mean years of being a victim Instead/ Being a survivor/ will mean a lifetime of strength." From the journal of Fruma Zlatapolsky, participant in the "Generation to Generation" program, Chicago Those people who managed to outlive the Holocaust are much more than survivors. They wear many hats, including parents, spouses, grandparents, thinkers,... Read More Here