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A hill in the eastern part of Old Jerusalem is of special significance to the world's three major religions. It was reputedly the site of the first and second Jewish Temple, and since the 7th century has contained two Muslim shrines.
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Al Aqsa Mosque Complex, Jerusalem, Israel
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The Temple Mount is the site of the first and second Jewish Temples, both of which were destroyed by enemies (Babylonians, and 500 years later by the Romans). It is believed to be the site of the near-sacrifice of Isaac by his father Abraham. For...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Donna M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It doesn’t matter whether you are secular or religious, this area is relatively quiet compared to the hustle and bustle of old Jérusalem.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank jin6x
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was wearing a long flow-ie/not tight dress that went almost to my ankles, had flow-ie sleeves (t-shirt length), and was not low cut whatsoever (my collar bones were even covered) and I got yelled at to "cover yourself" by at least five Muslim men,...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank expat_mbk
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I read a couple of helpful reviews prior to this trip. I’ve checked out opening times the day before and arrived around 10.15am. Expect usual security take absolutely no religious artefacts. This is a very sensitive place to visit. Cover up arms and legs. As...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Kittywhowearsahat
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Try to beat a long line to get there early before buses of foreign crowds flacking in. Can be done within an hour after slowing scrolling around in all corners.

Date of experience: September 2019
1  Thank PenelopeEnroute
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Hard to miss this beautiful mosque as you drive around Jerusalem - it is so striking. However, it is one of the most holy sites once the place of the Second Jewish Temple and is worth a visit to see it up close. Unless you...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank beachlovernc2015
Reviewed 10 September 2019

Whether seen from afar or close up, or seen during the day or at night, Temple Mount stands out over the Old City of Jerusalem. Again, this is one of the many "must see" sites in Jerusalem.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank hawkes2an
Reviewed 6 September 2019

Can't miss this attraction when going to Israel. The place is absolutely gorgeous. There are many travelers visiting and you can meet people of all faiths from around the world.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank momma225
Reviewed 25 August 2019 via mobile

The only way I suggest you see the Temple Mount is to rise early and be on line by 6:45 a.m.! We were fifth in line and entry was a breeze. Long pants and a modest covering ARE required. Bring a snack and water. The...More

Date of experience: August 2019
1  Thank Lisa P
Reviewed 18 August 2019 via mobile

Memories to last a life time. It was a real privilege to visit. A pity that this sanctuary was a site of unrest a week after this serene visit.

Date of experience: August 2019
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29 September 2019|
Response from PenelopeEnroute | Reviewed this property |
WINTER OPENING HOURS: SUN-THURS: 7:00 AM – 10:30 AM;12:30 PM – 1:30 PM iTravelJerusalem is the official tourism website. You can find many useful information there. Enjoy it!
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Response from AndieLiny | Reviewed this property |
No its not a must.
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Response from urbanwalker2 | Reviewed this property |
If you attempt to enter via an entrance for Moslems only, you can be challenged to show your i.d. or quote verses from the Koran or Moslem prayers. The sole entrance for non-Moslems is via the ramp located the Dung Gate... More