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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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Spanish Prime Minister Zapatero at Yad Vashem Tomorrow

14 October 2009

The Prime Minister of Spain, Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero, will visit Yad Vashem tomorrow, October 15, 2009. He will be accompanied by Spanish Foreign Minister Miguel Moratinos, Israeli Education Minister Gideon Sa'ar, Chairman of the Yad Vashem Council Rabbi Israel Meir Lau, and President of the Spanish Society for Yad Vashem, Isaac Querub.

Following are media arrangements for his visit:

10:30: Arrival and tour of the Holocaust History Museum: CLOSED
11:00: Hall of Names, Holocaust History Museum, Photo -Op: POOL
11:10: Memorial Ceremony, Hall of Remembrance - OPEN
11:20: Children’s Memorial: CLOSED to Cameras
11:25: Signing of the Guest Book, Exit from the Children’s Memorial: OPEN

Foreign Press Stills: EPA
Foreign Press TV: APTN

Media who wish to cover the Prime Minister’s visit must coordinate with the Media Relations Department: 02 644 3410/1, and arrive in the Hall of Remembrance by 10:15.