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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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  • As I've noted in my other reviews this is one of four quarters in the Old City. This one contains the Church of Holy Sepulcher which is a must see for any Christian or anyone else for that matter. Gre...  more »
  • Not to be missed if you want to go to the Holy Sepulchre... everything is to see... do not hesitate to get "lost" in the alleys
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  • Every quarter has it's own feel and the Christian quarter contains the Church of the Holy Sepulcher, small shops and cafes. For Christian visitors, I recommend walking the Via Dolorosa and taking time...  more »