Top Places for Art and Cultural Activities in Jerusalem

Explore the rich culture while visiting the many attractions Jerusalem is replete with. These cultural attractions are suitable for all ages and can prove to make your trip to Jerusalem a fruitful one. Be it historic monuments or cultural performances, cultural attractions somehow steal the show of the other attractions and things to do in Jerusalem.

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Check the list of top places for art and culture in Jerusalem:

  1. Western Wall

    #1 of 55 Art and Cultural Attractions in Jerusalem
    Western Wall

    Tags: Religious Site, Landmark

    Address: Old City, Jerusalem, Israel

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    The Western Wall was built in 20 BC by King Herod and occupies a part to the west of the Temple Mount. The Western Wall is also called as ‘The Wailing Wall’ since for centuries, Jews have ...Read more

  2. Church Of The Holy Sepulchre

    #2 of 55 Art and Cultural Attractions in Jerusalem
    Church Of The Holy Sepulchre

    Tags: Church, Religious Site

    Address: Christian Quarter, Jerusalem, Israel

    Timings: 05:00 am - 09:00 pm Details

    The Church of the Holy Sepulchre contains the 2 holy sites of Christianity - the ‘Calvary’ where Jesus was crucified and the empty tomb where he was buried and believed to have resurrected...Read more

  3. Mount Of Olives

    #3 of 55 Art and Cultural Attractions in Jerusalem
    Mount Of Olives

    Tags: Mountain, View Point, Monastery , Tomb

    Address: Mount of Olives, Jerusalem, Israel

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    The Mount of Olives is probably one of the most fascinating places on Earth. It is believed that Jesus Christ visited the Mount of Olives 3 times before he took his last breath and every time he did, ...Read more

  4. Gethsemane

    #4 of 55 Art and Cultural Attractions in Jerusalem
    Gethsemane

    Tags: Religious Site, Garden, Historical Site, Nature

    Address: Jericho Rd, Jerusalem, Israel

    Timings: 08:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    The Garden of Gethsemane has an ancient Olive garden where Jesus would visit quiet often with his disciples to pray and where they slept the night before Jesus was crucified. It was at this very place...Read more

  5. The Garden Tomb

    #5 of 55 Art and Cultural Attractions in Jerusalem
    The Garden Tomb

    Tags: Religious Site, Garden, Tomb

    Address: Conrad Schick St., Jerusalem, 91193, Isreal

    Timings: 08:30 am - 05:00 pm Details

    The Garden Tomb is the worship place for Anglicans and Protestants, believed to the place where Jesus was buried (to the controversy of the other burial place). The controversy comes from the place of...Read more

  6. Temple Mount

    #6 of 55 Art and Cultural Attractions in Jerusalem
    Temple Mount

    Tags: Religious Site

    Address: Jerusalem, Israel

    Timings: 08:30 am - 02:30 pm Details

    The Temple Mount is considered to be a Holy place for Jews and for Muslims. Parts of the temple date back to 1 BCE. The temple is where Prophet Mohammed is believed to take the journey from being a hu...Read more

  7. St Anne's Church

    #7 of 55 Art and Cultural Attractions in Jerusalem
    St Anne's Church

    Tags: Church, Religious Site

    Address: Via Dolorosa at St Stephen's (Lion) Gate, Jerusalem, Israel

    Timings: 08:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    The Church of Saint Anne was built in early 12th century near the ruins of a Byzantine basilica. The church is built on what is believed to be Mother Mary’s childhood home and later where Jesus ...Read more

  8. Church Of All Nations

    #8 of 55 Art and Cultural Attractions in Jerusalem
    Church Of All Nations

    Tags: Church, Religious Site

    Address: Garden of Gethsemane | Foot of the Mount of Olives, Jerusalem, Israel

    Timings: 08:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Church of All Nations (Basilica of the Agony) is located at the foothill of the Mount of Olives near the Garden of Gethsemane where Jesus stayed with his disciples the night before his Crucifixion. Th...Read more

  9. Dome Of The Rock

    #9 of 55 Art and Cultural Attractions in Jerusalem
    Dome Of The Rock

    Tags: Mosque, Religious Site

    Address: Temple Mount (Haram al-Sharif), Jerusalem, Israel

    Timings: 07:30 am - 02:30 pm Details

    Dome of the Rock is a Holy place for both the Jews and the Muslims. The dome accommodates a rock of great importance to the Jews and the Muslims. The stone is believed to be the very place where Abrah...Read more

  10. Damascus Gate

    #10 of 55 Art and Cultural Attractions in Jerusalem
    Damascus Gate

    Tags: Architecture

    Address: Old City, Jerusalem, Israel

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    The Demascus Gate was completed by 1537 under the Ottoman rule. Underneath this gate remains of an older gate dating back to the 2nd century were found. Today the Damascus Church stands tall and proud...Read more

  11. The First Station

    #11 of 55 Art and Cultural Attractions in Jerusalem
    The First Station

    Tags: Architecture

    Address: David Remez St 4, Jerusalem, 9354102, Israel

    The The First Station is a Mall in Jerusalem accommodated in the old train station and is where you can go to experience the urban side of the city in a historic setting. Highlights include: Train ex...Read more

  12. Church Of Saint Peter In Gallicantu

    #12 of 55 Art and Cultural Attractions in Jerusalem
    Church Of Saint Peter In Gallicantu

    Tags: Church, Religious Site

    Address: Angels of peace, Jerusalem, 9131601

    Timings: 08:30 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Church of Saint Peter in Gallicantu is believed to be the place where Jesus’s disciple Peter denied him and also stands for his acceptance of Jesus after the resurrection. The Church itself has ...Read more

  13. David's Tomb

    #13 of 55 Art and Cultural Attractions in Jerusalem
    David's Tomb

    Tags: Religious Site, Tomb, Synagogue

    Address: Maale Shazach st., Mount Zion, Jerusalem

    Timings: 01:00 am - 09:00 pm Details

    King David's Tomb is one of the controversial sites in Jerusalem. Some believe that he was buried at Mount Zion in an embellished tomb while some believe that this Tomb is too modern in its design to ...Read more

  14. Al Aqsa Mosque

    #14 of 55 Art and Cultural Attractions in Jerusalem
    Al Aqsa Mosque

    Tags: Mosque, Religious Site

    Address: Temple Mount (Haram al-Sharif), Jerusalem, Israel

    Timings: 07:30 am - 02:30 pm Details

    The Al Aqsa Mosque is the third holiest lace for Muslims- Mecca and Medina being the first two. The mosque is the central place for the Muslim population in Jerusalem and has an history of being the R...Read more

  15. Ein Kerem

    #15 of 55 Art and Cultural Attractions in Jerusalem
    Ein Kerem

    Tags: Art Gallery, Church, Village

    Address: Ein Karem, Jerusalem, Israel

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Ein Kerem is an ancient village which is considered to be the place where Mary (as a teenager) can to see Elizabeth who was to give birth to John. Till Today the whole village is visited for its two i...Read more

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