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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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Tzvika Fayirizen Appointed as Director General of Yad Vashem

21 October 2021

Yad Vashem's Directorate has approved the recommendation of the search committee, headed by Yad Vashem Chairman Dani Dayan, to appoint Brig. Gen. (res.) Tzvika Fayirizen as Director General of Yad Vashem.

Fayirizen will replace Dorit Novak, who is retiring as of 1 December 2021