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Visitor Information

The Ghetto Fighters' House and Yad Layeled will be closed to the general public

on October 2-4, 2016 for the Rosh Hashanah Holiday
 October 11-12, 2016 for Yom Kippur
and October 16-17, 23-24 for Sukkot and Simcha Torah

Opening Hours during the High Holidays:

During High Holidays the Ghetto Fighters' House and Yad Layeled
will be open between 9:00-16:00 on the following days:

Wednesday October 5
Thurdsday October 6
Sunday October 9
Monday October 10
Thursday October 13
Tuesday October18
Wednesday October 19
Thursday October 20
Tuesday October 25
Wednesday October 26
Thursday October 27
Sunday October  30
Monday October  31

During Sukkot the archives and the library would be closed.

During Sukkot a Sukka will await our visitors in the yard on the front lawn of the Museum.
A special exhibit regarding the Jewish holidays during the Holocaust
will be displayed on the first floor of the Historic Museum.

Happy Holiday


Opening Hours:


Regular hours for the GFH main museum and the Yad LaYeled children’s museum:

Sunday through Thursday: 9:00 – 16:00

Friday, Saturday & Holidays: CLOSED

Weekend visits to the main museum may be scheduled in advance for organized groups (from 200 people)

Ticket Prices For the Ghetto Fighters' House (includes Yad Layeled):

Adult 30 INS
Senior citizen 15 INS
Disabled 15 INS
IDF Soldiers Free admission
Children (over the age of 10) 20 INS

Ticket Price for Yad Layeled

Adult  20 INS
Children (over the age of 10)   20 INS


The Ghetto Fighters’ House is located on the Coast Highway (Route #4) between Akko and Nahariya.

Public transportation:

By bus : (No. 271 local, Haifa-Mercazit ha-Mifratz to Nahariya) or "sherut" (taxi-van) – to the stop opposite the Ghetto Fighters' House ("Beit Lohamei Haghetaot").


By train:  Northbound trains to the Akko station; continue from there on the Coast Road by bus or taxi – both leave regularly from the "Egged" station, approximately a five minute walk from the train station.


Address:D. N. Western Galilee25220

Telephone: +972 – (0)4 – 9958080     

Fax: +972 – (0)4 – 9958007



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