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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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Simmy Allen

Simmy Allen

Head of the International Media Section, Communications Division, Yad Vashem

"My Dreams Have Now Come True"

There was not a dry eye in the room, but the tears were not of sadness or suffering. Rather, they were of joy and optimism for a shared future. So moved by the scene, Frieda Kliger remarked: "My dreams have now come true." Frieda was one of some 80 Holocaust survivors who gathered this week at Yad Vashem for an event in appreciation for their dedicated service to Yad Vashem and to mark the Jewish New Year. While each of these survivors has a unique story to tell, one purpose that binds them to... Read More Here