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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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July 1941, a Member of the Waffen-SS Shoots a Jew at a Mass Grave in Vinnitsa, Ukraine

Members of the Reicharbeitsdienst (Reich Labor Service) and the SS watch as an SS man shoots a Jew in Vinnitsa, Ukraine, in July 1941, on the edge of a killing pit.  In the initial months of the occupation, thousands of Jews from Vinnitsa were murdered.