West Jerusalem

West Jerusalem represents the modern commercial heart of the city, which was the focus for development in the capital from the time of Israeli independence in 1948 to the reunification of the city with the Six Day War in 1967.

Notable Places in the Area

is a historical home in , , now functioning as a museum, administered as part of the national , which includes a restaurant and cultural center. Photo: Talmoryair, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Hadassah Academic College is a publicly funded college in , .

The is a museum located in the historic Nahalat Shiv'a neighborhood of downtown . Photo: Mbkv717, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Localities in the Area

Mea Shearim is one of the oldest Jewish neighborhoods in . Photo: Gilabrand, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Musrara also known by its Hebrew name, is a neighborhood in . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Nachlaot is a grouping of 23 courtyard neighborhoods in central but outside the walls of the Old City, known for its narrow, winding lanes, old-style housing, hidden courtyards and many small synagogues.

West Jerusalem

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