Sacred Jerusalem

Guided Tour for Adults on Jerusalem's Religious Significance

One city, two buildings, three religions – the Dome of the Rock and the Church of Mary Magdalene;
photo: by creisor (Flickr) [CC BY-SA 2.0], via Wikimedia Commons

People of faith have venerated Jerusalem as a sacred place for more than 2,000 years. Adherents to Judaism, Christianity, and Islam erected monumental sacred structures in the city, which have been used and revered for millennia.

by appointment, bookable until 30 April 2019
Where

Old Building, ground level, "Meeting Point" in the foyer


Lindenstraße 9–14, 10969 Berlin

To this day, these sites are of central significance to people of religious faith. Time after time, conflicts have erupted over sites and buildings in Jerusalem. The tour focuses on the historic and religious significance of the Temple, the Church of the Holy Sepulcher, the Dome of the Rock, and the Al-Aqsa Mosque. The guide will demonstrate and explain many aspects of these buildings.

Where

Old Building, ground level, "Meeting Point" in the foyer


Lindenstraße 9–14, 10969 Berlin

Where, when, what?

  • When

    by appointment, bookable until 30 April 2019

  • Duration

    1 hour

  • Where

    Old Building, ground level, "Meeting Point" in the foyer

    
Lindenstraße 9–14, 10969 Berlin

  • Reservation

    please send an email to
    gruppen@jmberlin.de

  • Information

    Education Department
    phone: +49 (0)30 259 93 305
    fax: +49 (0)30 259 93 412
    gruppen@jmberlin.de

  • Cost

    60 euros (plus admission fee; one chaperon free of charge), for up to 15 participants

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Tours for Adults

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Jerusalem in Dialogue

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Sacred Jerusalem

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Historic Jerusalem

Guided Tour for Adults on the History of Jerusalem, bookable until 30 April 2019

Jerusalem in Conflict

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