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Visiting Info
Opening Hours:

Sunday to Wednesday: 09:00-17:00
Thursday: 9:00-20:00 *
Fridays and Holiday eves: 09:00-14:00.

Yad Vashem is closed on Saturdays and all Jewish Holidays.

* The Holocaust History Museum, Museum of Holocaust Art, Exhibitions Pavilion and Synagogue are open until 20:00. All other sites close at 17:00.

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General Staff of the Israel Defense Forces to Hold Conference at Yad Vashem

01 May 2016

Tomorrow, the General Staff of the Israel Defense Forces, headed by Lt. General Gadi Eisenkot, will hold its annual conference at Yad Vashem. The symposium, in which Yad Vashem Chairman Avner Shalev will participate, will address the topic: "Witnesses are Worthy of Memory: A Legacy of the Survivors' Spirit and Substance," and will include lectures and discussions as well as a memorial ceremony at the Hall of Remembrance at Yad Vashem.

Journalists and photographers interested in covering the ceremony must register with the Communications Division and arrive by 10:15 at the Hall of Remembrance with a valid GPO-issued Press Card and a valid passport or ID card.

Parking available according to signs.