Sights & Attractions in Jerusalem


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Name Category Location
Ben-Yehuda Street
Most of the street is an open-air pedestrian...
Neighborhoods / Streets Center City
Bible Lands Museum
Most archaeological museums group artifacts...
Museums / Galleries West Jerusalem
Burnt House
"We could almost smell the burning and feel the...
Archaeological Sites Jewish Quarter
Chagall Windows and Hadassah Hospital
Marc Chagall's vibrant stained-glass windows draw...
Hospitals West Jerusalem
Church of the Holy Sepulcher
Vast numbers of Christians, especially...
Religious Sites Old City
Dome of the Rock and Temple Mount
The magnificent golden Dome of the Rock dominates...
Religious Sites Old City
Ein Kerem
The neighborhood of Ein Kerem (sometimes spelled...
Neighborhoods / Streets West Jerusalem
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
Herodian Quarter and Wohl Archaeological Museum
Excavations in the 1970s exposed the Jewish...
Museums / Galleries, Archaeological Sites Jewish Quarter
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
Both the name of Israel's one-chamber parliament...
Government Buildings 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 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
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
Tower of David Museum
Many visitors find this museum invaluable in...
Museums / Galleries, Archaeological Sites Tower of David and Mt. Zion
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
The high-domed landmark bell tower thrusts out of...
Viewpoints Center City


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