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General Information


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.

Archives and Library Services

Sunday-Thursday 8:30 - 17:00
(Books and documents can be ordered until 15:00)

  • Entrance to the Holocaust History Museum and all other sites is free
  • Groups of 6 or more people are required to schedule their visit in advance. Reservation Center
  • All guiding in the Holocaust History Museum must be conducted with earphones, which can be hired in the Visitor's Center.
  • 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.
  • Entrance to the Holocaust History Museum is permitted until one hour before closing.


Yad Vashem
The Holocaust Martyrs' and Heroes' Remembrance Authority
Har Hazikaron
P.O.B. 3477
Jerusalem 9103401 Israel

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