Jewish Quarter, Jerusalem

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Walking through Jewish Quarter, the part of the Old City controlled by Jews, enables visitors to weave through ancient history and consider modern Jewish life. The neighborhood, built over centuries entirely out of beige Jerusalem stone, is maze-like. It contains four historic and monumental synagogues among many smaller houses of prayer and seminaries, colonnaded Roman ruins unearthed in the center of the quarter, and the entrances to the Western Wall and the ancient Jewish archaeological sites nearby. Try to wear shoes with a lot of traction: the streets are also made of Jerusalem stone, slippery from centuries of footsteps. By using our Jerusalem trip itinerary maker, you can arrange your visit to Jewish Quarter and other attractions in Jerusalem.
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  • August 12, 2017
    It was splendid wall paintings and mosaics. Children who are playing tourists and tourist resort located in the residential area, so the local campgrounds partly.
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  • August 11, 2017
    Cordial and harmony living and Religious Centers of Jews, Christians and Muslims made it a blessed city. Situated near Mediterranean and Red Sea New Jerusalem has a unique place famous for historical ...  more »
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    The archeology in this place is unbelievable. You will need an hour if you want to see it. There are lots of things to see.  more »

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