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Church of the Holy Sepulchre

Suq Khan e-Zeit and Christian Quarter Road. | Christian Quarter, Jerusalem, Israel
+972 2-627-3314
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Built in the fourth century over the site of a Roman Pagan temple, this is considered one of the world’s holiest shrines to Christians, preserving the most important moments of the death and resurrection of Jesus Christ.
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Suq Khan e-Zeit and Christian Quarter Road. | Christian Quarter, Jerusalem, Israel
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Reviewed today

one of the most interesting places in the old city, origins from the final steps and resurrection of Jesus Christ can be found in here... explore the dungeons!

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Reviewed today

My wife and I have wanted to go to Jerusalem for many years and in May of 2018 we had the privilege to spend 19 days on a pilgrimage with others. One of the most emotional places we visited was one of the two places...More

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Reviewed today via mobile

The visit to the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, where Christ was crucified is a must see in Jerusalem. Although the church is shared by many Christian religions, we were told a Muslim holds the key to the church. We met the Muslim key holder...More

Thank Robert C
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Reviewed yesterday

This is built over the site that thought to be where Jesus died. It is a holy shrine to Christians and built in the 300sAD

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Every person on this planet must visit this site - it is not just religion - this is history and culture. Very nice guides explain everything to Pilgrims and tourists. Absolutely remarkable place

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Reviewed yesterday

If you can spare the time sit in the courtyard and think about why you are there. Imagine the site of a hillock outside city walls, a barren place with no building, bare shrubland under a hot sun.

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This is a must see when in Jerusalem. It is very busy with long waits. We got there early for the 1015 opening so we were told the wait was modest. It was the longest line of any place we attended during our trip to...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

See it early in the morning to avoid the big groups queuing, was a highlight of our trip. This must be visited!

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Reviewed 3 days ago

This church is built on top of the hill believed to have been Golgota where Jesus was crucified so you will find many, many pilgrims in the church, especially at the rocks, where they kneel down. The church itself is very dark and the steps...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

Visited as part of a pilgrimage tour and saw the rock of Calvary from the top and bottom. Multiple religious groups have sections of the church and there was a long tour but not sure everyone treats the location with respect. Our guide took us...More

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Christine O
21 March 2018|
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Response from sheths2017 | Reviewed this property |
I’m really unsure about it. U may find some info on website or on google.
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strawberies
26 October 2017|
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Response from Sam R | Reviewed this property |
Maybe ask your hotel? I went with a tour group that already arranged all of that for me x
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hildakok8
9 February 2017|
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Response from TravelStarBecky |
I have seen on some blogs that you can do it in person with the Franciscan/Roman Catholic monks- doors close at 7pm and reopen at 4am. I'm trying to find an online way of doing it. Hope this helps, it looks like a quieter... More
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