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Hours & Research Rules


For Archives and Library hours and research rules and policies, click here.

Exhibition Hours


The free YIVO gallery spaces at the Center for Jewish History are open during the following times:

Sunday: 11:00am - 5:00pm
Monday and Wednesday: 9:30am - 8:00pm
Tuesday and Thursday: 9:30am - 5:00pm
Friday: 9:30am - 3:00pm
Saturday: Closed

Holiday Calendar


YIVO is closed on the following holidays in 2015:

New Year's Day 2015 1-January Thursday
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day 19-January Monday
Presidents' Day 16-February Monday
Erev Pesach*
Pesach First Day
Pesach Second Day
3-April
4-April
5-April
Friday
Saturday
Sunday
Erev Pesach Last Day*
Pesach Seventh Day
Pesach Eighth Day
9-April
10-April
11-April
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
Erev Shavuot*
Shavuot First Day
23-May
24-May
Saturday
Sunday
Shavuot Second Day/Memorial Day 25-May Monday
Independence Day (observed)
Independence Day
3-July
4-July
Friday
Saturday
Labor Day 7-September Monday
Erev Rosh Hashana*
Rosh Hashana First Day
Rosh Hashana Second Day
13-September
14-September
15-September
Sunday
Monday
Tuesday
Erev Yom Kippur*
Yom Kippur
22-September
23-September
Tuesday
Wednesday
Erev Sukkot*
Sukkot First Day
Sukkot Second Day
27-September
28-September
29-September
Sunday
Monday
Tuesday
Erev Shemini Atzeret*
Shemini Atzeret
4-October
5-October
Sunday
Monday
Simchat Torah 6-October Tuesday
Thanksgiving 26-November
27-November
Thursday
Friday
Christmas 25-December Friday


*On Erev Pesach, Erev Shavuot, Erev Rosh Hashana, Erev Yom Kippur, Erev Sukkot, and Erev Shemini Atzeret, the Center for Jewish History closes at 2:00pm.