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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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Jewish Resistance during the Holocaust: Marking 80 Years since the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising

The Central Theme for Holocaust Remembrance Day 2023

"What happened exceeded our boldest dreams. The Germans ran twice from the ghetto… I feel that great things are happening, and what we dared to do is of great, enormous importance."

From the last letter of Mordechai Anielewicz, Warsaw ghetto, 21 April 1943 1

  • 1. Yitzhak Arad, Israel Gutman and Abraham Margaliot, eds., Documents on the Holocaust: Selected Sources on the Destruction of the Jews of Germany and Austria, Poland, and the Soviet Union (Jerusalem: Yad Vashem and University of Nebraska Press, 1981), p. 315.