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Albert Tours Blog-  A Licensed Tour Guide - Israel

From Shoah to Revival

Towards the closure of the Hebrew month of Nisan and at the beginning of the following month of Iyar, visitors in Israel get to be acquainted with a series of commemorations and celebrations, all related to the Shoah and to the foundation of the State of Israel. Here is a short guide to help understand Yom Ha-Shoah (יום השואה).

This is the Holocaust Day commemorated in Israel. It has been set since 1953 on the date of 27 Nisan which would have been Sunday 23 April 2017 but, as this day is adjacent to