Some of you may have seen the Polish film "In the Darkness" about Leopold Socha who helped rescue Jews during the Holocaust. The film recounts the WWII exploits of Leopold Socha, who was recognized by Yad Vashem as Righteous Among the Nations. Read here the real story of how he and his wife hid Jews in the Lwow sewer system.
Sunday to Wednesday: 08:30-18:00
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.
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.