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King David's Tomb, Jerusalem
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Visit the site of King David's Tomb, traditionally seen as the final resting place of the King of Israel. Nestled in a ground-floor room of an ancient, delapidated Byzantine church, it is not known whether the site is the real burial place of King David, or a cenotaph. Nevertheless, the church and sarcophagus, covered with a blue velvet cloth, are still revered by Jewish worshippers from all around the world, who come here to pay their respects to the legendary king. Use our Jerusalem trip generator to arrange your visit to King David's Tomb and other attractions in Jerusalem.
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  • Place memory for Jews and their friends. Interesting and respectable as there are no groups of tourists...
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  • A curiosity for the non Jew that I am to see the tomb of King David and hear me say by one of the "guardians" saw me hesitate that I well had the right to take pictures. Nice!
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  • To visit the tomb of the famous King David is a must when you visit Jerusalem. Remarkable, this is not just a museum, you will see people praying and studying Jewish books while you watch the tomb.