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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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"The Trail of the Rainbow"

Jewish survivors in the American Armed Forces at the end of the war

A map showing "The Trail of the Rainbow " – the route taken by the 42nd Infantry Rainbow Division of the American Army through Europe. It is covered with messages from the soldiers to Marcel.

Letter of commendation following the Division Christmas party

A waistcoat knitted from silver thread by Sol Levi over the course of four years. It is the only item that has remained in the possession of her son Marcel, who survived the Holocaust.

Marcel’s parents, Sol and Yosef Levi, and his brother Edmond. All three were murdered at Auschwitz.

Marked in the photograph with a blue cross: Sid Marowitz and Sidney Shafner – the American soldiers who took Marcel and Josef under their protection.

Marcel Levi in chef’s uniform in Austria, 1947

Marcel Levi (left) and Josef Sal (right) together with a friend. Vienna, 1946

Marcel Levi in his home with the items that he donated to Yad Vashem