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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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German Foreign Minister Westerwelle at Yad Vashem Tomorrow

22 November 2009


(November 22, 2009 - Jerusalem) The Foreign Minister of Germany, Dr. Guido Westerwelle, will visit Yad Vashem tomorrow, November 23, 2009.

Following are media arrangements for his visit:


18:30: Arrival and tour of the Holocaust History Museum - CLOSED

19:15: Hall of Names: Photo-Op: POOL Stills

19:30: Memorial Ceremony, Hall of Remembrance - OPEN

19:45: Children’s Memorial - CLOSED to Cameras

20:00: Signing of the Guest Book, Exit from the Children’s Memorial - OPEN



Israeli Stills: Flash 90 + Yediot

Foreign Stills: Getty

TV: OPEN with Prior registration

Media interested in covering the Minister’s visit must coordinate with the Media Relations Department: 02 6443410, and arrive at the Hall of Remembrance by 19:15.