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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

From right: President of the State of Israel Shimon Peres, Prime Minister of the State of Israel Binyamin Netanyahu and Chairman of the Yad Vashem Directorate Avner Shalev during the wreath-laying ceremony at Yad Vashem
From right: President of the State of Israel Shimon Peres, Prime Minister of the State of Israel Binyamin Netanyahu and Chairman of the Yad Vashem Directorate Avner Shalev during the wreath-laying ceremony at Yad Vashem

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

Deputy Speaker of the Knesset, Dr. Ruth Calderon, during the wreath-laying ceremony
Deputy Speaker of the Knesset, Dr. Ruth Calderon, 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

Lieutenant-General Benny Gantz, Chief of the General Staff, during the wreath-laying ceremony
Lieutenant-General Benny Gantz, Chief of the General Staff, during the wreath-laying ceremony

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

Participants in the ceremony
Participants in the ceremony