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Visiting Info
Opening Hours:

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.

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Survivor Testimonies

Full Length Survivor Testimonies

Full Length Survivor Testimonies

Currently, in this database, there are approximately 200 full length survivor testimonies. They can be accessed by year, subject, place and language. More >>>

Video Testimonies Resource Center

Video Testimonies Resource Center

Excerpts of video testimonies from survivors that are integrated throughout relevant contexts on the website are also accessible by topic or location in this section. More >>>

Survivors Testimony Films Series

Survivors Testimony Films Series

“Witnesses and Education” is a series of testimony films in which survivors recount their life stories at the locations in which the events transpired. The survivors are accompanied by educators from the International School for Holocaust Studies, and thus the orientation of the questions is pedagogical in nature. More >>>

Online Torchlighter Film Archive

Online Torchlighter Film Archive

Each year, during the official Holocaust Martyrs' and Heroes' Remembrance Day ceremony that takes place at Yad Vashem, six torches, representing the six million Jews, are lit by Holocaust survivors and short films depicting the stories of the survivors are shown as each torch is lit. More >>>