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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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Waitstill and Martha Sharp

USA

Waitstill and Martha Sharp, 1939
Waitstill and Martha Sharp, 1939

The Sharps’ daughter, Martha Sharp Joukowsky receives the medal and certificate from Justice Turkel, the Chairman of the Commission for the Designation of the Righteous
The Sharps’ daughter, Martha Sharp Joukowsky receives the medal and certificate from Justice Turkel, the Chairman of the Commission for the Designation of the Righteous

Unveiling ceremony in the Garden of the Righteous Among the Nations. Right to left: US Ambassador Jones, Eva Esther Feigl, Martha Sharp Joukowsky, Yad Vashem Chairman Avner Shalev
Unveiling ceremony in the Garden of the Righteous Among the Nations. Right to left: US Ambassador Jones, Eva Esther Feigl, Martha Sharp Joukowsky, Yad Vashem Chairman Avner Shalev

Historical Background