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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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Press Releases 2010


4 Million Victims of Holocaust Identified

Yad Vashem continues efforts to recover identities of remaining Jews murdered in the Shoah

Hiding, Sheltering and Borrowing Identities as Avenues of Rescue During the Holocaust

International Research Conference at Yad Vashem December 19-21, 2010

New Europe-Wide Project to Connect Archives to be Launched Next Week

Yad Vashem takes leading role in 4 year project; Education Minister Gideon Sa’ar and Yad Vashem Chairman Avner Shalev to Represent Israel at Brussels Event

Symposium Marking 72 years since the Kristallnacht Pogrom

Online Exhibition at www.yadvashem.org Features Testimonies and More

Antisemitism, Silence, Commemoration

International Conference at Yad Vashem Next Week to Explore Polish Attitudes toward Jews and the Holocaust after World War II and Jewish survivors’ return to life in Poland (1944-2010)

68 Years Since the Murder of Janusz Korczak and the Children

Ceremony Thursday at Yad Vashem with participation of Holocaust survivor and youth groups

Yad Vashem to Honor Bulgarian as Righteous Among the Nations Monday

Bulgarian Foreign Minister to Participate in Event

Yad Vashem to honor Belgian Baroness as Righteous Among the Nations

Holocaust Survivor to Attend Thursday Event

How should international organizations grapple with Holocaust denial? Should trips to Holocaust-related sites be compulsory for high school students?

These questions and more to be addressed at an international conference at Yad Vashem next week

Special event marking the Hebrew publication of “Saving Children: Diary of a Buchenwald Survivor and Rescuer”

With the participation of “Buchenwald Children” and Rabbi Israel Meir Lau, Chairman of the Yad Vashem Council, who survived Buchenwald

Groundbreaking New Yad Vashem Encyclopedia of the Ghettos to be launched in New York May 13, 2010

“This encyclopedia presents scholars and laymen for the first time with a comprehensive view of the ghetto phenomenon” – Prof. Omer Bartov

Marking the 65th Anniversary of the Allied Victory over Nazi Germany

With the Participation of Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense Ehud Barak and Immigrant Absorption Minister Sofa Landver

New Exhibition at Yad Vashem: “Virtues of Memory: Six Decades of Holocaust Survivors’ Creativity”

Media Preview Tour April 8; New Exhibition Opens on Holocaust Remembrance Day, April 12, 2010

Yad Vashem to Honor Polish Righteous Among the Nations Sunday

Holocaust Survivor to Attend Event

In the Presence of Diplomats from some 80 Countries and the Prime Minister of Israel, Yad Vashem will open a New Exhibition Monday:

A media preview tour, with Yad Vashem Chairman Avner Shalev, will be held on Sunday, January 24, 2010 at 12:00 noon. Registration Required: 02 6443410/2

Yad Vashem Exhibit to Open at the United Nations Marking International Holocaust Remembrance Day

“Architecture of Murder: The Auschwitz-Birkenau Blueprints”