East Jerusalem

East Jerusalem represents the eastern half of the once-divided city of . Politically, the Old City is part of East Jerusalem. The area within the city walls is discussed in the article, while the ancient part of the city which is just outside the city walls is discussed in this article.

Landmarks in the Area

Tourist attraction
Herod's Gate is a gate in the northern walls of the Old City of Jerusalem. Photo: Hreid, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Museum
Zedekiah's Cave — 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. Photo: Zairon, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Tourist attraction
The Pool of Bethesda was a pool in known from the New Testament story of Jesus… Photo: Berthold Werner, Public domain.

Church
The Church of Saint Anne is a French Roman Catholic church and French national domain located… Photo: Berthold Werner, Public domain.

Localities in the Area

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

Suburb
Bab a-Zahara Arabic: باب الساهرة‎ is an Arab neighborhood in , north of the Old City. Photo: Sir kiss, Public domain.

Suburb
The Old City is a 0.9 square kilometers walled area within the modern city of . Photo: nagillum, CC BY 2.0.

Neighborhood
The Christian Quarter is one of the four quarters of the walled Old City of , the other three being the Jewish Quarter, the and the .

East Jerusalem

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