Wadi al-Joz

Wadi al-Joz, also Wadi Joz, meaning Valley of the Walnuts, is an Arab neighborhood in , located at the head of the Kidron Valley, north of the Old City.

Landmarks in the Area

The Hecht Synagogue is located in the Hebrew University on Mount Scopus, . Photo: Berthold Werner, Public domain.

Public building
Orient House is a building located in that served as the headquarters of the Palestine Liberation Organization in the 1980s and 1990s.

The American Colony Hotel is a luxury hotel located in a historic building in which previously housed the utopian community known as the American Colony.

Localities in the Area

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

Sheikh Jarrah is a predominantly Palestinian neighborhood in , 2 kilometers north of the Old City, on the road to Mount Scopus. Photo: David Shankbone, CC BY 3.0.

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

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