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Yad Vashem - The World Holocaust Remembrance Center

| Mount of Remembrance in Jerusalem, Entrance to the site is via the Holland Junction, situated on Herzl Boulevard, Jerusalem 91034, Israel
+972 2-644-3400
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2-Hour Group Guided Tour of Yad Vashem's Holocaust History Museum
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The World Holocaust Remembrance Center is a 45-acre campus comprised of indoor museums, outdoor monuments, gardens and sculptures. Entrance to Yad Vashem is free. Entrance to the Holocaust History Museum is for ages 10 and up.
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| Mount of Remembrance in Jerusalem, Entrance to the site is via the Holland Junction, situated on Herzl Boulevard, Jerusalem 91034, Israel
+972 2-644-3400
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We almost decided against visiting this museum as it was 20 minutes away from the old city. But we're so glad we did. Firstly, it is very easy to get there. 5.9 shekels by tram and drop off at Mount Herzl (the final stop). From...More

Thank familypea
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This museum is really expansive and requires at least 4-5 hours to view all the exhibits. I would recommend an audio guide to help explain the exhibits. There are many heart wreching testimonials from survivors of the Holocaust. The exhibits are set up very well...More

Thank angie O
Reviewed 3 days ago

This is well put together and a balanced mix of things we have seen a thousand times with things we didn't necessarily know about. The restaurant and cafe underneath the information desk are unusually good, also good value.

Thank Alan A
Reviewed 4 days ago

This museum is so cleverly designed into different sections.It is so well presented with so much to view.You really need a lot of time to view it properly. Well worth the visit.

Thank KillineyBay
Reviewed 4 days ago

Outstanding displays, especially the testimony of the survivors. Very thorough coverage of the experiences of Jews all over Europe.

Thank Douglas B
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

It brings to life the horror and sadness and suffering of the holocaust. It was well worth the couple of hours.

Thank Jubutld
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

It is emotional ,heart wrenching especially at the children memorial 1.5 million perished. So have your tissues handy.You could spend a full day here.A luxury that guided tour does not offer.The exhibits, testimonies are excellent.So is the reflection pool.As you exit the displays,the building opens...More

Thank Alice O
Reviewed 6 days ago

It's a solemn, sometimes tear filled exploration of the museum. It's also huge with so much to absorb and understand, that it can take atleast a day or two... do visit the Children's monument, with its candles and names being said out loud... and the...More

1  Thank Surrealsojourns
Reviewed 1 week ago

Yad Vashem (In Byblical Hebrew - A Memorial Entity, both in the material and spiritual dimensions). A place to stand in front of the incomprehensible evil humans demonstrated towards humans, giving themselves explenations and justifications.

Thank yosiadvisor
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a private tour with Miriam Sharon. She was amazing- well spoken and extremely knowledgable. We spent 3 hours together. We were able to interact and had each other's full attention. The private tour is a bit expensive but, well worth it. This is...More

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June 20, 2017|
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Response from 986chaimh | Reviewed this property |
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
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March 31, 2017|
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Response from susanweis | Property representative |
The easiest and least expensive way is to take the light rail until the last stop at Har Herzl. From there it is either a short walk of about 5-7 minutes or alternatively there is a free shuttle to get to the entrance from... More
August 9, 2015|
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Response from Magister_Sart | Reviewed this property |
300% safe as long as you behave respectfully and abide with the place's rules. All Israel is like this, actually. It doesn't matter where you come from, what is your skin's color, religion or whatever else. Respect others... More