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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
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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 July 23, 2017

There were a LOT of writings in all languages and video stories to watch. There were artifacts dating back from the Holocaust to see. There is an actual bunk bed at the end of the tour, and every time I pass by it, the smell...More

1  Thank FoolyLiving
Reviewed July 23, 2017

From the architecture, to the setting to the content/context. A museum that we all must see no matter how sad the visit makes one feel. Something i will remember for the rest of my life.

Thank susanbrien
Reviewed July 23, 2017

This place takes you to a journey form suffering, human horror to reconciliation. It is very educative, probably I would not take there very young kids, but this is good place for reflection over wars and heroism of people who survived and who rescue others...More

Thank Iwona M
Reviewed July 23, 2017

This was very tough and emotional museum to visit. I went with my 14yr old son and 17yr old daughter. My wife and 10yr old didn't not visit the museum but walked around the grounds This is a very emotional museum. The graphics and displays...More

1  Thank aussiebloke2810
Reviewed July 22, 2017

Overwhelmingly sad and also important to visit. There is a lot here and one could spend several hours. Note-- this museum is full of adult themes and graphic images of what happening in the Holocaust. So not for young children...I would not bring a child...More

Thank Renee R
Reviewed July 22, 2017

I would have liked to have spent a whole day, not just the two hours my tour allotted. I got lost in the stories told so meaningfully with photos, films, and personal artifacts. The museum is well organized. This is a sacred place of witness...More

Thank Davann123
Reviewed July 21, 2017

The museum itself is a work of art. Very open and airy. The way the exhibits are set up, you move from room to room with ease. The Children's Memorial left me in tears. Give yourself enough tiime to read and experience everything...a least three...More

Thank millie4t
Reviewed July 20, 2017

This well designed memorial museum of the Jew's grim past at the hand of Hitler, is definitely important for all of us to see. It is proof that the dreadful event of the holocaust did take place and a reminder that it should never happen...More

Thank grannimarg
Reviewed July 20, 2017

This is a shocking and unbelievable stroll through the most horrendous barbarie in the world. Walking in the museum take you beyond of all inhumane practices than occurred during the past century. A place to visit during your stay in Jerusalem

Thank Altamuro
Reviewed July 20, 2017

You will not "enjoy" this visit, but it is a must see place for every thinking person in this world.

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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
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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