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Ben-Yehuda Street
Most of the street is an open-air pedestrian...
Neighborhoods / Streets Center City
 
Bet Ticho
Set among pine trees, this handsome two-story...
Houses / Mansions Center City
 
Bible Lands Museum
Most archaeological museums group artifacts...
Museums / Galleries West Jerusalem
 
Bloomfield Science Museum
For kids, this may be the city's best rainy-day...
Museums / Galleries West Jerusalem
 
Broad Wall
The discovery in the 1970s of the rather...
Archaeological Sites Jewish Quarter
 
Burnt House
"We could almost smell the burning and feel the...
Archaeological Sites Jewish Quarter
 
Cardo
Today it's known for shopping, but the Cardo...
Archaeological Sites, Stores / Malls Jewish Quarter
 
Chagall Windows and Hadassah Hospital
Marc Chagall's vibrant stained-glass windows draw...
Hospitals West Jerusalem
 
Chamber of the Holocaust
This small museum is also dedicated to the...
Museums / Galleries Tower of David and Mt. Zion
 
Church of Mary Magdalene
With its sculpted white turrets and gold onion...
Religious Sites Mt. of Olives and East Jerusalem
 
Church of St. John the Baptist
The village of Ein Kerem is not mentioned by...
Religious Sites West Jerusalem
 
Church of the Holy Sepulcher
Vast numbers of Christians, especially...
Religious Sites Old City
 
Church of the Visitation
Built over what is thought to have been the...
Religious Sites West Jerusalem
 
City of David
For a time-travel adventure, plunge...
Jewish Quarter
 
Dome of the Rock and Temple Mount
The magnificent golden Dome of the Rock dominates...
Religious Sites Old City
 
Dominus Flevit
Designed by Antonio Barluzzi in the 1950s, the...
Religious Sites Mt. of Olives and East Jerusalem
 
Dormition Abbey
The large, round Roman Catholic church, with its...
Religious Sites Tower of David and Mt. Zion
 
Ecce Homo Convent of the Sisters of Zion
The arch that crosses the Via Dolorosa, just...
Religious Sites, Archaeological Sites Old City
 
Ein Kerem
The neighborhood of Ein Kerem (sometimes spelled...
Neighborhoods / Streets West Jerusalem
 
Ethiopian Monastery
Stand in the monastery's courtyard beneath the...
Religious Sites Old City
 
Garden of Gethsemane
After the Last Supper, the New Testament relates,...
Religious Sites Mt. of Olives and East Jerusalem
 
Garden Tomb
A beautifully tended English-style country garden...
Religious Sites Mt. of Olives and East Jerusalem
 
Haas Promenade
Get your bearings in Jerusalem by taking in the...
Promenades / Boardwalks Center City
 
Herodian Quarter and Wohl Archaeological Museum
Excavations in the 1970s exposed the Jewish...
Museums / Galleries, Archaeological Sites Jewish Quarter
 
Hinnom Valley
The Hinnom Valley achieved notoriety in the 7th...
Historic Districts / Sites Center City
 
Independence Park
This is a great area for lounging around,...
Parks Center City
 
Israel Museum
In 2010, this eclectic treasure trove and...
Museums / Galleries West Jerusalem
 
Jerusalem Archaeological Park
A gold mine for Israeli archaeologists, this...
Archaeological Sites Old City
 
Kidron Valley
This deep valley separates the Old City and the...
Religious Sites, Memorials / Monuments Mt. of Olives and East Jerusalem
 
Knesset
Both the name of Israel's one-chamber parliament...
Government Buildings West Jerusalem
 
L.A. Mayer Museum for Islamic Art
This institution prides itself on being a private...
Museums / Galleries West Jerusalem
 
Machaneh Yehuda
For a unique local experience, head to this...
Markets / Bazaars Center City
 
Montefiore's Windmill
Sir Moses Montefiore had this limestone windmill...
Windmills Center City
 
Mt. Herzl Military Cemetery
The tranquillity and well-tended greenery of...
Cemeteries West Jerusalem
 
Mt. Herzl National Memorial Park
Cedars of Lebanon and native pine and cypress...
Memorials / Monuments West Jerusalem
 
Mt. of Olives Observation Point
The Old City, with its landmark domes and...
Religious Sites Mt. of Olives and East Jerusalem
 
Nahalat Shiva
This small neighborhood has a funky feel, with...
Neighborhoods / Streets Center City
 
Pater Noster Convent
The focal point of this Carmelite convent is a...
Religious Sites Mt. of Olives and East Jerusalem
 
Pools of Bethesda and Church of St. Anne
The transition is sudden and complete, from the...
Religious Sites, Archaeological Sites Old City
 
Ramparts Walk
The narrow stone catwalks of the Old City walls...
Historic Districts / Sites, Promenades / Boardwalks Tower of David and Mt. Zion
 
Rockefeller Museum of Archaeology
This museum's octagonal white stone tower is an...
Museums / Galleries Mt. of Olives and East Jerusalem
 
Room of the Last Supper
Tradition has enshrined this spare, 14th-century...
Religious Sites Tower of David and Mt. Zion
 
Tisch Family Zoological Gardens
Spread over a scenic 62-acre ridge in the Judean...
Zoos / Aquariums West Jerusalem
 
Tomb of David
According to the Bible, King David, the great...
Religious Sites Tower of David and Mt. Zion
 
Tomb of the Virgin
The Gothic facade of the underground Church of...
Religious Sites, Memorials / Monuments Mt. of Olives and East Jerusalem
 
Tower of David Museum
Many visitors find this museum invaluable in...
Museums / Galleries, Archaeological Sites Tower of David and Mt. Zion
 
Umberto Nahon Museum of Italian Jewish Art
The little-known gem shares its classic old stone...
Museums / Galleries Center City
 
Via Dolorosa
Commonly called the "Way of the Cross" in...
Religious Sites Old City
 
Western Wall
Historically, the Jewish faith has tended to...
Religious Sites Old City
 
Western Wall Tunnel
The long tunnel beyond the men's side of the...
Religious Sites, Archaeological Sites Old City
 
Yad Vashem
The experience of the Holocaust—the...
Museums / Galleries West Jerusalem
 
Yemin Moshe
This now-affluent neighborhood, with its...
Neighborhoods / Streets Center City
 
YMCA
The high-domed landmark bell tower thrusts out of...
Viewpoints Center City
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