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 planner to arrange your visit to Christian Quarter and other attractions in Jerusalem.
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  • I would give this place a big fat minus ZERO if I had that option Do not go to Amber Gift Shop. I was there in April 2019 and merchant sold me a bracelet for $90.00 that was phony baloney. He knew tha...  more »
  • The walled city is divided into 4 parts, Armenios, Jews, Muslims and Christians. In this part is the Church of the Holy Sepulchre. The souvenir shops are good and have the best price in the region.
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  • Jerusalem is dived up into 4 quarters and they are populated by the specific religion that the name implies. This is a clean and safe part of the city to take your time and embrace the history of the ...  more »
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