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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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Yad Vashem Chairman Calls Upon the World Leaders to End the Atrocities in Syria

06 April 2017

In the wake of the latest news emerging from Syria regarding chemical warfare waged upon civilians, Yad Vashem Chairman Avner Shalev reiterated that "following World War II, the global community enacted universal principles and instituted international organizations with the express purpose of averting future crimes against humanity." Shalev expressed "deep concern over the appalling evidence of renewed carnage in Syria and the images of massacred children in this turbulent area." He called upon "world leaders and the global community to act now in order to put a stop to the atrocities and avert further suffering."