The family of a "Schindler's List" survivor gave a collection that the museum's director called "the biggest gain for decades in the history of our archive."
Righteous Among the Nations is an honorific title bestowed on non-Jews who helped to save Jewish lives during the Holocaust.
Yad Vashem published what it calls its 'Holocaust education video toolbox,' as a way to reach an even larger audience and share lessons of the Shoah.
The Holocaust forms the defining moment of Jewish memory. Find out more about 10 important films documenting and fictionalizing this history.
Many Holocaust survivors have remained silent about sexual abuse they endured as young victims, in part because of the shame of such an admission.
Part of our shared history includes an arsenal of leftover images, sepia tones acting as visual proof to stories we’ve worked so diligently to keep alive.
A "Nova" production on PBS documents the scientific techniques that verified an incredible story about a group of mostly Lithuanian Jews who escaped Nazi imprisonment.
The coins were discovered after the unearthing of a two-story building and winepress that is believed to have served Christian pilgrims on their way to Jerusalem.
David Rubinger, the Israeli photographer who took the iconic photo of Israeli paratroopers standing in front of the Western Wall after its capture in the Six-Day War, has died.
The iron gate of the Dachau Nazi camp, which bears the message “Arbeit macht frei,” or “Work sets you free,” was returned to the site after being stolen more than two years ago.