Damascus Gate

Damascus Gate is one of the main Gates of the Old City of Jerusalem. It is located in the wall on the city's northwest side and connects to a highway leading out to , which in the Hebrew Bible was called Shechem or Sichem, and from there, in times past…
Photo: Berthold Werner, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Notable Places in the Area

Museum
— also called Solomon's Quarries — is a 5-acre underground meleke limestone quarry that runs the length of five city blocks under the of the Old City of Jerusalem. is situated 110 metres northeast of Damascus Gate. Photo: Zairon, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Tourist attraction
is one of the northern Gates of the Old City of Jerusalem. is situated 340 metres northeast of Damascus Gate. Photo: Hreid, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Tourist attraction
The was a pool in known from the New Testament story of Jesus… is situated 520 metres east of Damascus Gate. Photo: Berthold Werner, Public domain.

Localities in the Area

Neighborhood
The is one of the four quarters of the ancient, walled Old City of Jerusalem.

represents the eastern half of the once-divided city of . Photo: Papierdrache, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Neighborhood
The is one of the four quarters of the walled of , the other three being the Jewish Quarter, the and the . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 4.0.

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