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Visiting Info
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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"Mengele's Twins"

The Malek family lived in the village of Moisei in Transylvania under Hungarian rule. Josef (Yom Tov) Malek and his wife Mathilda had six children including twins, Salomon (Shlomo) and Yehudit born in 1930 and Eliyahu and Yaakov born in 1941, and another two sons, Nachum and David Hirsch.