Church of the Holy Sepulchre

The Church of the Holy Sepulchre is a church in the of the of . The church contains, according to traditions dating back to at least the fourth century, the two holiest sites in Christianity: the site where Jesus was crucified, at a place known as Calvary or Golgotha, and Jesus's empty tomb, where he was buried and resurrected.

Notable Places in the Area

Mosque
The Ayyubid in is located opposite the southern courtyard of the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in the area of the Christian Quarter. Photo: Usmanreddy, CC BY-SA 3.0.

City gate
is one of the seven main open Gates of the Old City of Jerusalem. is situated 300 metres southwest of Church of the Holy Sepulchre. Photo: Hreid, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Tourist attraction
is one of the main Gates of the Old City of Jerusalem. is situated 370 metres north of Church of the Holy Sepulchre. Photo: Uwe a, CC BY-SA 1.0.

Synagogue
The , Wailing Wall, Kosel or Kotel, known in Islam as the Buraq Wall, is an ancient limestone wall in the . is situated 460 metres east of Church of the Holy Sepulchre. Photo: Ralf Roletschek, GFDL.

Localities in the Area

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.

The of Jerusalem is that part of surrounded by the impressive 16th-century Ottoman city walls and representing the heart of the city both historically and spiritually. Photo: Danapit, Public domain.

Neighborhood
The is one of the four quarters of the walled of .

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