Bab a-Zahara

Bab a-Zahara Arabic: باب الساهرة‎ is an Arab neighborhood in , north of the Old City. It is bordered by the American Colony to the north, to the east, and on its south, and Mas'udiyyah and to the west.

Landmarks in the Area

École biblique et archéologique française de Jérusalem, commonly known as École Biblique, is a French academic establishment in specializing in archaeology and Biblical exegesis. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

The Garden Tomb is a rock-cut tomb in Jerusalem, which was unearthed in 1867 and is considered by some Christians to be the site of the burial and resurrection of Jesus. Photo: James Emery, CC BY 2.0.

Schmidt's Girls College is an international German school for Christian and Muslim girls, located in . Photo: Deror avi, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

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

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

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. Photo: מתניה, Public domain.

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