Yad Vashem has launched a nation-wide project "Gathering the Fragments" to encourage people who have Holocaust-era documents, artifacts and photos to deposit them with Yad Vashem for preservation and safekeeping. Here's an interesting piece by Dr. Robert Rozett on the idea behind the campaign: Gathering the Fragments, The Jerusalem Post, May 1, 2011.
Sunday to Wednesday: 08:30-17:00
Thursday: 8:30-20:00 *
* The Holocaust History Museum, Museum of Holocaust Art, Exhibitions Pavilion and Synagogue are open until 20:00. All other sites close at 17:00.
Fridays and Holiday eves: 08:30-14:00
Yad Vashem is closed on Saturdays and all Jewish Holidays.
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