Yad Vashem - The World Holocaust Remembrance Center

Top 1% of attractions in Jerusalem
9 / 10

6 expert reviews

“The effects that the Holocaust wrought on the Jewish people still reverberate strongly in the Diaspora and, especially, Israel.”

– Lonely Planet

Concierge Concierge
"Safdie's 45,000-square-foot design is more than 500 feet long and thrusts dramatically upward through the compound's Mount of Remembrance before ending in a pair of curved, fluted wings."
Fodor's Fodor's
"Video interviews and personal artifacts individualize the experience." Full review
Afar Magazine Afar Magazine
"Visiting the museum is an educational, as well as emotional, experience and should not be rushed." Full review
U.S. News & World Report U.S. News & World Report
"Located about four miles from the Old City in West Jerusalem's Mount Herzl neighborhood, Yad Vashem contains the world's largest collection of information on the Holocaust." Full review
Frommer's Frommer's
"Down the road from Mount Herzl is a ridge called Har Ha-Zikaron (Mount of Remembrance)." Full review