Efforts to contend with the events of the Holocaust provided a catalyst for artistic creativity. However, art can also be controversial. It has been accused of serving social and political purposes, lacking factual accuracy, or being inappropriately satirical.
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.