This unique museum documents the horror of the Holocaust and events leading up to it. It also preserves a wealth of Jewish culture and history, and serves as a comprehensive research and resource center. The public hours are Sunday through Thursday 9:30-5pm (last admission 3:30pm), and Friday 9:30-3pm (last admission 1:30pm). The Memorial Center is closed on Saturday. Docent guided public tours are available Sunday through Thursday at 1pm and last approximately two hours. Group tours are also available by appointment. The Memorial Center is closed on Jewish and most legal holidays.