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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  • The things in this area can be killed, but some start with high price, almost all of them are Shing camp, when you kill a family, you will know how a group of guests are going to the area and want to buy something. We have heard the mainland visitors ask about the exaggerated price of the decorations.
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  • Were it not for the name Christian Quarter Street, I would not have known the difference between this section and the Jewish Quarter. There are other clues: Holy Sepulcher Church and Lutheran Church o...  more »
  • Great as other 3 quarters, you should visit all of them. Every has his special unique atmosphere and people so take time to discover every part of this wonderful Old City of Jerusalem.  more »
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