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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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Japanese Foreign Minister at Yad Vashem Tomorrow

23 July 2013

The Foreign Minister of Japan, Fumio Kishida will visit Yad Vashem tomorrow, July 24, 2013.

The Foreign Minister will visit the Holocaust History Museum, participate in a Memorial Ceremony in the Hall of Remembrance, pay tribute to Japanese Righteous Among the Nations Chiune Sempo Sugihara at the tree planted in his honor, visit the Children’s Memorial and sign the Yad Vashem Guest Book.

There will be photo-ops in the Hall of Names, Hall of Remembrance, the Sugihara tree and the signing of the Guest Book.

Media who are interested in covering the visit should arrive in the Hall of Names by 14:45, with valid GPO card, and RSVP to the Media Relations Department: 02 644 3410, media.relations@yadvashem.org.il.