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Visiting Info
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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Visit of US Secretary of State Colin Powell to Yad Vashem

25 February 2001

US Secretary of State Colin Powell visited Yad Vashem on February 25, 2001. Following a memorial ceremony in the Hall of Remembrance and a visit to the Children's Memorial, Secretary of State Powell stated:

"We must never forget and always remember the spirit of those who perished during those terrible times..."