In my series of Postcards I chose to focus on Etty Hillesum, a young Jewish thinker & writer who describes in her diaries life under Nazi rule in a remarkable way: spiritual and optimistic, her special way of dealing with the unbearable reality overwhelmed me. I tried to express some of these feelings in my work.
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.