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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.

Drive to Yad Vashem:
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Address on Behalf of the Survivors, by Shmuel Shilo

State Opening Ceremony of Holocaust Martyrs’ and Heroes’ Remembrance Day ‏2008

In the winter of 1944 we were liberated by the Red Army.  From the Polish partisan base at Panska Dolina I hurried to my hometown of Luck.   I wore myself out walking through the streets, hoping to find a Jew.  Luck had become a Jewish town devoid of Jews.