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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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Keeping Memory Relevant: International Holocaust Remembrance Day 2022

Leah Goldstein

Chosen by the United Nations in 2005 to serve as International Holocaust Remembrance Day, 27 January is the anniversary of the liberation of the Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration and extermination camp in 1945. As in years past, Yad Vashem actively marked the International Day of Commemoration in Memory of the Victims of the Holocaust through a range of events, both in-person and online.

The annual symposium for the Diplomatic Corps in Israel featured honored guests, lectures and survivor testimony
The annual symposium for the Diplomatic Corps in Israel featured honored guests, lectures and survivor testimony

Yad Vashem's IRemember Wall
Yad Vashem's IRemember Wall

Holocaust survivors join Israeli Ambassador to the UN H.E. Mr. Gilad Erdan and Second-Generation member Albert Bourla, recipient of the Genesis Prize, for the passing of the resolution condemning Holocaust denial and distortion
Holocaust survivors join Israeli Ambassador to the UN H.E. Mr. Gilad Erdan and Second-Generation member Albert Bourla, recipient of the Genesis Prize, for the passing of the resolution condemning Holocaust denial and distortion

Local community leader Yaacov Baruch guides dignitaries through Yad Vashem's "Shoah" exhibition on display in the Shaar Hashamayim synagogue in Indonesia
Local community leader Yaacov Baruch guides dignitaries through Yad Vashem's "Shoah" exhibition on display in the Shaar Hashamayim synagogue in Indonesia

Panel discussion of the film "Love it Was Not" moderated by Liat Benhabib (right)
Panel discussion of the film "Love it Was Not" moderated by Liat Benhabib (right)

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