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Visiting Info
Opening Hours:

Sunday to Wednesday: ‬08:30-18:00
Thursday: 8:30-20:00 *
* The Holocaust History Museum, Museum of Holocaust Art, Exhibitions Pavilion and Synagogue are open until 20:00. All other sites close at 17:00.

Fridays and Holiday eves: ‬08:30-14:00

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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Yad Vashem at The Jewish Federations of North America’s General Assembly 2018

Yad Vashem is honored and excited to sponsor and participate in The Jewish Federations of North America’s General Assembly 2018. We are hosting thousands of mission participants on our campus, and our experts, educators and historians will be available at the Tel Aviv Convention Center to discuss the topic of memory and to deepen the public's connection to the events of the Holocaust.

At our Booth (71) displayed for the first time is the newly restored diary, written by Holocaust survivor Alfred Zielony while incarcerated in the Warsaw Ghetto. You can also research your family history during the Holocaust with Yad Vashem experts on hand to assist you navigating Yad Vashem’s extensive Databases, as well as finding out what Yad Vashem has to offer you and your community.

Happening now: Mark Wilf introduces the panel on "Supporting Survivors: Empowering and Assisting the Last Generation." Head over to Ashkelon to hear Shani Lourie-Farhi speak on behalf of the Yad Vashem's International School for Holocaust Studies.

Yad Vashem's Shani Luria addresses a room full of JFNA GA participants about the importance of Holocaust survivors passing on their personal stories.

At our Booth (71) displayed for the first time is the newly restored diary, written by Holocaust survivor Alfred Zielony while incarcerated in the Warsaw Ghetto.

Uncover your family's Holocaust history with the help of the Yad Vashem experts on hand at our JFNA GA booth to help you navigate our extensive databases.

October 19, Yad Vashem hosted some 1,000 visitors from four Jewish Federation Missions. The largest of which was from the Jewish Federation of Metro West.

On Friday October 19, Yad Vashem hosted some 1,000 visitors from four Jewish Federation Missions. The largest of which was from the Jewish Federation of Metro West.

Mark Wilf, long-time supporter if Yad Vashem and incoming Chair of the JFNA Board of Trustees addressing The Federation of Greater Metro West at Yad Vashem

Mark Wilf, long-time supporter of Yad Vashem and incoming Chair of the JFNA Board of Trustees, addressed the Federation Greater Metro West about the imortance of Yad Vashem and Holocaust Remembrace on their visit to Yad Vashem on October 19.

The Jewish Federation of Greater Metro West held a moving ceremony of commemoration at Yad Vashem

Yad Vashem look forward to seeing you at Booth 71

We need to talk about education

We need to talk about education
With all the distractions of the modern world, Jewish educators often face a challenge to connect students to our shared heritage and to create collective memory. Through Holocaust education, the Jewish World Department at Yad Vashem within the framework of the International School for Holocaust Studies, develops and strengthens Jewish identity and enduring continuity throughout the Jewish world

We need to talk about memory

We Need to Talk about Memory
Delve into the vast resources available on Yad Vashem's website to deepen your connection to the events of the Holocaust through the poignant stories of the victims and survivors that bear testament to the strength of the Jewish and human spirit even during the darkest of times.

We need to talk about our shared history

We Need to Talk about our Shared History
Invite a Yad Vashem expert or scholar to your community through Yad Vashem's Speakers Bureau, affording you a rare opportunity to learn from and engage with world class Holocaust era experts.

We need to talk about your Yad Vashem experience

We need to talk about your Yad Vashem experience
No visit to Israel is complete without a visit to Yad Vashem and we want you to have a unique experience. Yad Vashem’s unrivalled Holocaust History Museum, archival and artifact collections, artwork, special exhibits,  commemorative spaces and educational resources enable us to tailor your visit with a personal focus whether you are first-time or repeat visitors.