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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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"Remember Your New Names": Jews who Survived the Holocaust Using False Identities

Yona Kobo

A new online exhibition displays stories of Jews who survived under assumed identities all over Europe: In eastern Europe – Poland, Lithuania, Hungary and Ukraine; in central and western Europe – Germany, France and the Netherlands; and in southern Europe and the Balkans – Italy, Greece and Croatia.

Forged ID card in the name of Johann Agelides, issued for Isaac Angel when he was living under an assumed identity in Athens in 1943-1944
Forged ID card in the name of Johann Agelides, issued for Isaac Angel when he was living under an assumed identity in Athens in 1943-1944

Welwele-Walentin Krayz, Ukraine, 1939. Welwele was murdered at Babi Yar in September 1941.
Welwele-Walentin Krayz, Ukraine, 1939. Welwele was murdered at Babi Yar in September 1941.

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