Yad Vashem

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  • Address: Jerusalem, Israel
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  • Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +962-26443802
  • Time Required: 03:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Memorial, Family And Kids

The Second World War took a toll on the whole world and Israel was no exception. The atrocities against the Jews by the Germans are shown at the Yad Vashem - Holocaust Memorial which in its own way, is a reminder of the times when humanity was lost.

See the photos of the victims and see art combined with history to depict the heartbreaking moments during the Second World War

Highlights include:

  • Personal belonging, artefacts of the victims and testimonials of those who survived the Holocaust.

The place also has a Visitor Center, Art Museum and a Synagogue in the premises. 

Yad Vashem Travel Tips

  • Other Contact No. + 972-26443600
  • Entrance to the Holocaust History Museum is not permitted for children under the age of 10. Babies in strollers or carriers are not permitted to enter either.

Entrance Ticket Details For Yad Vashem

  • Admission is free for the museum as well as other sites. 

Yad Vashem Hours

  • The Holocaust History Museum, Museum of Holocaust Art, Exhibitions Pavilion and Synagogue are open until 8.00 pm.
  • All other sites close at 5.00 pm.

Archives and Library Services:

  • Sunday-Thursday: 8.30 am – 5.00 pm (Books and documents can be ordered until 3:00 pm).
  • Groups of 6 or more people are required to schedule their visit in advance.
  • Entrance to the Holocaust History Museum is permitted until one hour before closing.
  • Timings of temporary exhibition vary. Visit the official website for more information.

How to Reach Yad Vashem

  • Bus: At Yad Vashem
  • Light Rail: Mount Herzel (2.8 kilometers)
  • By Taxi
  • Rent a Bike
  • On foot

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  • Yad Vashem Address: Jerusalem, Israel
  • Yad Vashem Contact Number: +962-26443802
  • Yad Vashem Timing: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm
  • Best time to visit Yad Vashem(preferred time): 09:30 am - 01:30 pm
  • Time required to visit Yad Vashem: 03:00 Hrs
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  • 31.37% of people who visit Jerusalem include Yad Vashem in their plan

  • 66.41% of people start their Yad Vashem visit around 09 AM - 10 AM

  • People usually take around 3 Hrs to see Yad Vashem

Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Yad Vashem

People normally club together Ben Yehuda Street and Israel Museum while planning their visit to Yad Vashem.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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