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Visiting Info
Opening Hours:

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.

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December 3, 1942, Jews in the Drancy detention camp in France

Bread distribution by the Nazis at the Drancy detention camp near Paris, France.  Some 70,000 Jews were incarcerated in this camp over the three years of its operation, from summer 1941 to summer 1944.  Almost all of them were deported to the extermination camps in eastern Europe.