Mount Zion

Jerusalem is the capital and largest city of Israel, though most other countries and the United Nations do not recognize it as Israel's capital. The ancient city in the Judean Hills has a fascinating history spanning thousands of years.

Notable Places in the Area

The Protestant on Mount Zion in , Israel is a cemetery owned by the Anglican Church Missionary Trust Association Ltd, London, represented by the Episcopal Church in Jerusalem and The Middle East. Photo: DiggerDina, CC BY-SA 3.0.

King is a site considered by some to be the burial place of biblical king David… Photo: Berthold Werner, Public domain.

Localities in the Area

is a historic neighborhood in , overlooking the . Photo: Pazit Polak, CC BY 2.0.

The is one of the four quarters of the walled of .

is a mixed Jewish and Arab neighborhood in , built on an eminence south of the Old City. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 3.0.

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