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Visiting Info
Opening Hours:

Sunday to Wednesday: ‬08:30-17:00
Thursday: 8:30-20:00 *
* The Holocaust History Museum, Museum of Holocaust Art, Exhibitions Pavilion and Synagogue are open until 20:00. All other sites close at 17:00.

Fridays and Holiday eves: ‬08:30-14:00

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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Press Releases 2008

03/12/2008

International Conference Opening Monday at Yad Vashem: “The Holocaust, the Survivors and the State of Israel”

Did the Holocaust Lead to the Creation of the State of Israel?What Was the Relationship Between the Survivors and Israeli Society?These Questions and More to be Addressed at the International Conference Opening Monday at Yad Vashem: “The Holocaust, the Survivors and the State of Israel”New Research Center to be inaugurated during the Conference:The Diana Zborowski Center for the Study of the Aftermath of the Shoah
18/11/2008

Foreign Minister of Ecuador at Yad Vashem Tomorrow

Polish educators attending Yad Vashem seminar to participate in ceremony
10/11/2008

Tomorrow: Righteous Among the Nations from Poland to be Honored

Polish educators attending Yad Vashem seminar to participate in ceremony
04/11/2008

Sunday at Yad Vashem: Marking 70 Years Since Kristallnacht

New online exhibit now at www.yadvashem.org
25/09/2008

World’s Largest Collection of Holocaust Survivor Video Testimonies Now at Yad Vashem

52,000 survivor testimonies videotaped by USC Shoah Foundation Institute integrated into Yad Vashem’s film and testimony collection
11/08/2008

Yad Vashem Concerned by Atmosphere of Antisemitism and Holocaust Revision in Lithuania

Shalev letter to Lithuanian PM urges direct intervention by Prime Minister to“restore Lithuania’s integrity”
06/08/2008

Sixty-six Years Since the Murder of Janusz Korczak and the Children

Ceremony tomorrow at Yad Vashem with participation of Holocaust survivors and youth groups
05/06/2008

Yad Vashem opens hebrew channel on YouTube

More than half a million views recorded for the English and Arabic Yad Vashem channels launched on YouTube last month
11/05/2008

Official Ceremony to Commemorate VE Day Today at Yad Vashem

With Participation of Minister of Defense Ehud Barak
30/04/2008

Musical Events and Exhibitions

Activities of the International School for Holocaust Studies on Holocaust Martyrs’ and Heroes’ Remembrance Day at Yad Vashem
30/04/2008

Tomorrow: Yad Vashem’s Photo Archive Online at www.yadvashem.org

Clicking on an Image Opens a Google Map Showing the Locations of Places Named in the Caption
29/04/2008

Yad Vashem Launches YouTube Channels

Channels in English and Arabic Go Live Today in Advance of Holocaust Remembrance Day
22/04/2008

New Exhibition To Open April 28 in Presence of Prime Minister My Homeland: Holocaust Survivors in Israel

Preview tour for journalists on Sunday, April 27 - RSVP required
09/04/2008

Polish Prime Minister at Yad Vashem Tomorrow

Prime Minister to present medal to Yad Vashem Chairman
01/04/2008

Yad Vashem receives the personal archives of Rabbi Dr. Zvi Asaria Hermann Helfgott z”l

The collection documents the numerous episodes and activities, both in Israel and abroad, of Rabbi Helfgott’s life
16/03/2008

German Chancellor Dr. Angela Merkel and Prime Minister Ehud Olmert at Yad Vashem Tomorrow

Ministers from both Governments to Accompany the Visit
13/03/2008

German Chancellor Dr. Angela Merkel and Prime Minister Ehud Olmert at Yad Vashem Monday

Ministers from both Governments to Accompany the Visit
14/02/2008

Sunday: Righteous Among the Nations from Poland to be Honored

Launch of Survivor’s Memoir to Take Place at Event in Presence of Polish Ambassador
20/01/2008

In Advance of International Holocaust Remembrance Day:Arabic Website to be launched Thursday at www.yadvashem.org

Panel discussion on “The Holocaust and the Arab World” to mark launch Greetings from Prince Hassan to be Screened at Event
17/01/2008

Marking International Holocaust Remembrance Day, January 27Events at Yad Vashem

“The Holocaust and the Arab World” Panel Discussion (24.1.08) Marks launch of Arabic WebsiteRepresentatives from over 60 countries to attend International Youth Congress 27-29.1.08