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Armenian Quarter

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Address: David Street | Armenian Patriarchate Road, Jerusalem, Israel
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I really enjoyed my visit to this Quarter. The people seemed very respectful towards others and were very kind and friendly! I visited stores, coffee shops and the main Chapel... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Puerto Rico
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I really enjoyed my visit to this Quarter. The people seemed very respectful towards others and were very kind and friendly! I visited stores, coffee shops and the main Chapel... worth visiting... Just Amazing!

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The Hague, The Netherlands
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 698 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A big contrast with the neighbouring Jewish quarter, the Arminian Quarter of the ol city of Jerusalem is very colorful and alive - touristically much more pleasing. We loved the palettes of smells, colours and sounds in the narrow alleyways.

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 March 2017

I've been to Armenia several times and so naturally headed off to the Armenia Quarter in the Old City of Jerusalem! I was delighted with the solitude compared with the wild & noisy Christian and Muslim Quarters. I discovered quiet Alleyways such as Ararat Street,, together with beautiful Churches, Ceramic Shops & the Armenian Monastery. The quarter is compact yet... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Armenian Quarter is named after Armenian who settled here in 4th century, can be accessed via Zion Gate and Jaffa Gate

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Kuwait City, Kuwait
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 March 2017

You'll also find a few good restaurants in the Armenian Quarter, which is a short walk from Jaffa Gate. There's not much to see. But the path leads to The Cardo and the ancient ruins of Jerusalem. So take the stroll!

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Kansas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Rich with history and beautiful architecture in this area of Old Jerusalem. Much to learn and appreciate in this section of the Old City.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 19 February 2017

The streets are less of the hustle and bustle after visiting the Market and the western wall.. history all around and a pleasant stroll.

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New Jersey
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Reviewed 11 February 2017

Armenia was the first country to adopt Christianity even before Constantine's Rome and it has its ancient constant presence in Jerusalem. Armenian Quarter is quiet, has its own flavor and atmosphere. We entered it through Zion Gate and explored along Armenian Patriarchate Road and David street. The Quarter centers around the religious structures. It is a fascinating area to explore.... More 

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Reviewed 9 January 2017

We had heard someone say, while we were looking at some Armenian pottery in the Jewish Quarter, "Go to the Armenian Quarter, that's where it's all made." Sounded logical, and it was good advice. Several shops with beautiful wares, in a little less crowded street. We even watched an artist at work hand painting a piece. I was a bit... More 

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Columbus, Ohio
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Reviewed 6 January 2017

This quarter had many similarities but some differences to the other quarters. Definately worth a visit

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