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Jerusalem Sights

Mt. Herzl Military Cemetery

  • Herzl Blvd. Map It
  • Mt. Herzl
  • Cemetery

Updated 01/06/2015

Fodor's Review

The tranquility and well-tended greenery of Israel's largest military cemetery almost belie its somber purpose. Different sections are reserved for the casualties of each war the nation has fought. The large number of headstones, all identical, are a sobering reminder of the price Israel has paid for its national independence and security. Note that officers and privates are buried alongside one another—lost lives are mourned equally, regardless of rank.

Sight Information

Address:

Herzl Blvd., Jerusalem, n/a, Israel

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Phone:

/n/a

Sight Details:

  • Free
  • Open 24 hrs

Updated 01/06/2015

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