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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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The Dedication of the Jerusalem Garden, October 22, 2014

Yad Vashem Benefactors Philip and Rose Friedman dedicated the Jerusalem Garden in honor of their parents, Alexander & Aranka Friedman and Lipot & Esther Steinmetz, survivors of the Holocaust and in memory of their family members who were murdered in the Shoah.

Left to right: American Society for Yad Vashem Development Director S. Isaac Mekel, Yad Vashem Director general Dorit Novak, Ambassador Danny Ayalon, Philip and Rose Friedman,

Philip Friedman and Managing Director of Yad Vashem's International Relations, Shaya Ben Yehuda.

During the Jerusalem Garden Dedication Ceremony in the Yad Vashem Synagogue, Yad Vashem Benefactor Philip Friedman delivered a speech on the legacy of his family.

During the Jerusalem Garden Dedication Ceremony in the Yad Vashem Synagogue, Yad Vashem Benefactors Philip and Rose Friedman received a token of appreciation on behalf of Yad Vashem

The token was given by Managing Director of Yad Vashem's International Relations Shaya Ben Yehuda.

Yad Vashem Benefactors Philip and Rose Friedman were joined by family and friends from all over the globe for the Jerusalem Garden Dedication.

Yad Vashem Benefactors Philip and Rose Friedman were joined by family and friends from all over the globe for the Jerusalem Garden Dedication and an evening of Jewish culture, "Memories from the Shtetl".

Yad Vashem Benefactors Philip (right) and Rose Friedman were joined by family and friends from all over the globe for the Jerusalem Garden Dedication and an evening of Jewish culture, "Memories from the Shtetl"

Managing Director of Yad Vashem's International Relations Shaya Ben Yehuda (left) expressed Yad Vashem's sincere thanks.