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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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Holocaust Martyrs' and Heroes' Remembrance Day 2018 (Yom Hashoah) – Educational Materials

Annual Theme: "70 Years of Remembering and Building"

In his later years, Abba Kovner, Holocaust survivor, poet, partisan, and one of the leaders of the Vilna ghetto underground, wrote of his fellow survivors rebuilding their lives:

“Those people… could have resignedly settled down where they were and tried to restore their ruined lives. I would not have been surprised had those same survivors become bands of thieves, robbers and murderers; had they done so, they might well have been the most humane and just of their kind."

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From Online Course: "Antisemitism: From Its Origins to the Present"

Course Promo

The Nature of Antisemitism


The Impact of the Great War on Germany

Antisemitism after the Holocaust

Islamist Antisemitism

Conspiracy Theories and Antisemitism