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Opening Hours:

Sunday to Thursday: ‬09:00-17:00

Fridays and Holiday eves: ‬09:00-14:00

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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Documents YVNG

Posters

Posters

A unique collection of posters and announcements, dating from the Holocaust period and its aftermath.

Personal Documentation

Personal Documentation

Personal documentation, mostly belonging to individuals who were murdered and Holocaust survivors, including identity cards, travel documents, diplomas, passports and death certificates.

Official Documentation

Official Documentation

Official documentation produced by Jewish and State institutions and organizations active before, during and after the Holocaust, including original Nazi records and documentation from the various commissions for the investigation of Nazi war crimes.

Lists

Lists

Lists from various sources, pertaining to periods during and after the Holocaust, including lists of residents, deportees, victims, war criminals and collaborators.

Letters

Letters

Letters and postcards contain much information regarding life before, during and after the Holocaust, as seen from a personal point of view. Not all of the letters in the collection reached their destination. Some of the farewell letters in our Archives proved to be their writers' last sign of life.

Memoirs

Memoirs

Written mostly by survivors, the memoirs collection provides a rich source of information about families, communities and the Jewish world that was and is no more. Told from a variety of viewpoints, they provide a personal perspective on historical events and the experiences of individuals.

Testimonies

Testimonies

Collection of more than 131,000 testimonies of Holocaust survivors, collected in Israel and around the world. The earliest testimonies were collected in the late 1940s. Includes written, audio and video testimonies.

Diaries

Diaries

Diaries written by Jews murdered in the Holocaust or by survivors, documenting the lives of individuals before, during and after the war.

Legal documentation

Legal documentation

War crimes trials were held in Germany and other countries after World War II. Documentation includes copies of the trial indictments, investigation files and verdicts.