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Christian Quarter, Jerusalem

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Located in the northwestern corner of the Old City of Jerusalem, Christian Quarter features some 40 holy places, including the purported tomb of Jesus, over which an important church stands. This major Christian pilgrimage site includes the end of the Via Dolorosa and the reputed site of Christ's execution. You can see mosaics depicting the life of Saint John the Baptist, considered the oldest standing Christian monument in the Old City, and a museum of the Orthodox Patriarchate. Numerous restaurants, coffee shops, and souvenir stands serve countless tourists and pilgrims that visit the quarter year-round. Use our Jerusalem trip builder to arrange your visit to Christian Quarter and other attractions in Jerusalem.
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  • Visiting all 4 quarters of the old city is a must for anyone who visits Jerusalem. Lots to see and do. Lots of shopping and eating.  more »
  • We went expecting this to be more like a pilgrimage to the Church of the Holy Sepulchre and the final Stations of the Cross. We toured the church but getting to it and leaving the area is more like a ...  more »
  • The Christian quarter in the old city of Jerusalem is in the north west part of the city , inside the walls . Around 40 churches, and many hostels owned by the churches , for the pilgrims coming to Je...  more »