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Visiting Info
Opening Hours:

Sunday to Wednesday: 09:00-17:00
Thursday: 9:00-20:00 *
Fridays and Holiday eves: 09:00-14:00.

Yad Vashem is closed on Saturdays and all Jewish Holidays.

* The Holocaust History Museum, Museum of Holocaust Art, Exhibitions Pavilion and Synagogue are open until 20:00. All other sites close at 17:00.

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Gilbert Lesage


Gilbert Lesage, Chateau de Charbonniere, 1950

The ceremony honoring Gilbert Lesage as Righteous Among the Nations. Yad Vashem, 24.05.1985

The tree planted in honor of the Righteous Among the Nations Gilbert Lesage

Historical Background