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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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Wreath-Laying Ceremony

IDF soldiers stand at attention during the ceremony
IDF soldiers stand at attention during the ceremony

From Right to Left: Deputy Speaker of the Knesset Meir Sheetrit, President of the State of Israel Shimon Peres, Prime Minister of the State of Israel Binyamin Netanyahu, U.S Secretary of State John Kerry and his wife Teresa Heinz, Chairman of the Yad Vash
From Right to Left: Deputy Speaker of the Knesset Meir Sheetrit, President of the State of Israel Shimon Peres, Prime Minister of the State of Israel Binyamin Netanyahu, U.S Secretary of State John Kerry and his wife Teresa Heinz, Chairman of the Yad Vash

President of the State of Israel Shimon Peres during the wreath-laying ceremony
President of the State of Israel Shimon Peres during the wreath-laying ceremony

Prime Minister of the State of Israel Binyamin Netanyahu during the wreath-laying ceremony
Prime Minister of the State of Israel Binyamin Netanyahu during the wreath-laying ceremony

President of the Supreme Court Asher Grunis during the wreath-laying ceremony
President of the Supreme Court Asher Grunis during the wreath-laying ceremony

U.S Secretary of State John Kerry during the wreath-laying ceremony
U.S Secretary of State John Kerry during the wreath-laying ceremony

Mayor of Jerusalem Nir Barkat during the wreath-laying ceremony
Mayor of Jerusalem Nir Barkat during the wreath-laying ceremony

Chairman of the Yad Vashem Directorate Avner Shalev during the wreath-laying ceremony
Chairman of the Yad Vashem Directorate Avner Shalev during the wreath-laying ceremony

Representatives of survivor organizations during the wreath-laying ceremony
Representatives of survivor organizations during the wreath-laying ceremony

Representatives of survivor organizations during the wreath-laying ceremony
Representatives of survivor organizations during the wreath-laying ceremony

Representatives of survivor organizations during the wreath-laying ceremony
Representatives of survivor organizations during the wreath-laying ceremony

Representatives of survivor organizations during the wreath-laying ceremony
Representatives of survivor organizations during the wreath-laying ceremony