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Visiting Info
Opening Hours:

Sunday to Wednesday: ‬08:30-18:00
Thursday: 8:30-20:00 *
* The Holocaust History Museum, Museum of Holocaust Art, Exhibitions Pavilion and Synagogue are open until 20:00. All other sites close at 17:00.

Fridays and Holiday eves: ‬08:30-14:00

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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Don Gaetano Tantalo


Don Gaetano Tantalo

Don Tantalo with the Pacifici and Orvieto families (before the war)

Postcard Don Tantalo sent to the survivors with a Hebrew quote from the Psalms, October 1946, marking "the end of the Nuremberg Trials"

The tree planted in honor of the Righteous Among the Nations Don Gaetano Tantalo, Yad Vashem

Don Tantalo's calculation to determine the date of Passover

Historical Background