Damascus Gate

Damascus Gate is one of the main Gates of the Old City of Jerusalem. It is located in the wall on the city's northwest side and connects to a highway leading out to , which in the Hebrew Bible was called Shechem or Sichem, and from there, in times past…
Photo: Berthold Werner, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Notable Places in the Area

Museum
— also called Solomon's Quarries — is a 5-acre underground meleke limestone quarry that runs the length of five city blocks under the of the Old City of Jerusalem. is situated 110 metres northeast of Damascus Gate. Photo: Zairon, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Tourist attraction
is one of the northern Gates of the Old City of Jerusalem. is situated 350 metres northeast of Damascus Gate. Photo: Hreid, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Tourist attraction
The was a pool in known from the New Testament story of Jesus… is situated 540 metres east of Damascus Gate. Photo: Berthold Werner, Public domain.

Tourist attraction
The is the newest one of the Gates of the Old City of Jerusalem. is situated 470 metres southwest of Damascus Gate. Photo: Daniel Baránek, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

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

represents the eastern half of the once-divided city of . Photo: Papierdrache, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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

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