Dome of the Rock

The Dome of the Rock is an Islamic shrine located on the Temple Mount in the Old City of Jerusalem. It was initially completed in 691–92 CE at the order of Umayyad Caliph Abd al-Malik during the Second Fitna on the site of the Second Jewish Temple, destroyed during the Roman Siege of Jerusalem in 70 CE.

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Mosque
Dome of the Chain ‎, Qubbat al-Silsilah); is a free-standing dome located adjacently east of the in the Old City of . Photo: Godot13, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Mosque
The Dome of the Prophet also known as the Dome of Gabriel is a free-standing dome in the northern Temple Mount in that serves as a symbolic monument rather than a religious building. Photo: Godot13, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Mosque
The Dome of the Ascension is a small, free-standing domed structure built by Crusaders that stands just north the on the Temple Mount in Jerusalem. Photo: Godot13, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Mosque
The Dome of al-Khalili or the Hebronite is a small domed-building located in the central platform of the Temple Mount, north of the in the Old City of . Photo: Godot13, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Localities in the Area

Suburb
The Old City is a 0.9 square kilometers walled area within the modern city of . Photo: nagillum, CC BY 2.0.

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

Locality
Gethsemane 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 . Photo: Mewasul, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Neighborhood
The Christian Quarter is one of the four quarters of the walled Old City of , the other three being the Jewish Quarter, the and the . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 4.0.

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