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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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Rescue by Jews in Warsaw

Leah Goldstein

Many Jews in hiding on the "Aryan side" in Warsaw assumed additional danger by helping their families, friends, and complete strangers, taking far greater risks than Poles who were helping Jews, since they were not being hunted on the streets. 

A girl from Krakow who was hidden on the ‘Aryan side” of Warsaw. Yad Vashem Archives
A girl from Krakow who was hidden on the ‘Aryan side” of Warsaw. Yad Vashem Archives

Marit Avron while she lived with a Christian family on the “Aryan side” of Warsaw. Yad Vashem Archives
Marit Avron while she lived with a Christian family on the “Aryan side” of Warsaw. Yad Vashem Archives

Warsaw ghetto wall. Yad Vashem Archives
Warsaw ghetto wall. Yad Vashem Archives

Rescue by JewsResearch