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Zion Gate

Jerusalem Ziongate BW 4.JPG

Basic Information

Location Old Jerusalem, Israel
Country Israel
City Jerusalem

General Information

Open to visitors yes
Need appointment no
Handicap accessibility yes
Geographical Coordinates 31.77757,35.23249



Summary

The Zion Gate, located in Old Jerusalem, leads to the Jewish and Armenian Quarters. The tomb of King David is believed to be in Mount Zion and therefore this gate is also known as David's Gate. The gate was built for Suleiman the Magnificent in 1540.


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