Golden Gate

The Golden Gate, as it is called in Christian literature, is the only eastern gate of the and one of only two that used to offer access into the city from that side.

Notable Places in the Area

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is one of the Gates of the Old City of Jerusalem. is situated 210 metres north of Golden Gate. Photo: Pontificake, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Tourist attraction
The was a pool in known from the New Testament story of Jesus… is situated 300 metres north of Golden Gate. Photo: Berthold Werner, Public domain.

The , Wailing Wall, Kosel or Kotel, known in Islam as the Buraq Wall, is an ancient limestone wall in the . is situated 340 metres southwest of Golden Gate. Photo: Ralf Roletschek, GFDL.

‎, Qubbat al-Silsilah); is a free-standing dome located adjacently east of the in the of . is situated 160 metres southwest of Golden Gate. Photo: Godot13, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Localities in the Area

was a garden at the foot of the in where, according to the four Gospels of the New Testament, Jesus underwent the agony in the garden and was arrested the night before his crucifixion. Photo: Mewasul, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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

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.

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