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Visiting Info
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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How did people become mass murderers during the Holocaust?

Hundreds of thousands of people, most of whom were ordinary citizens before the war, took part in the extermination and persecution of Jews. What could turn these completely ordinary people into murderers?

Prof. Christopher Browning, historian, USA

Rabbi Yisrael Meir Lau, former Chief Rabbi of Israel, Holocaust survivor

Prof. Eliezer Schweid, Israeli scholar, writer and Professor of Jewish Philosophy

Lyudmila Ulitskaya, writer, public figure, Russia

Vladimir Pozner, TV journalist, first President of the Russian Television Academy, Russia