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Address: Conrad Schick St, Jerusalem, Israel
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+972 5398100
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Mon - Sat 8:30 am - 11:45 am
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Located north of the Old City’s Damascus Gate, this holy site for...

Located north of the Old City’s Damascus Gate, this holy site for Christians is a popular place for prayer and meditation.

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We visited the Garden Tomb as part of a tour of Israel. We spent several hours Sabbath morning walking the grounds and listening to our knowledgeable guide give us history. We... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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adams, NE
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adams, NE
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We visited the Garden Tomb as part of a tour of Israel. We spent several hours Sabbath morning walking the grounds and listening to our knowledgeable guide give us history. We had a worship service and communion in the garden and toured the "tomb". I found the experience to be very moving. The grounds were beautiful. A nice place to... More 

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Jerusalem, Israel
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Advice: join a service on Sundaymorning or at Easter: it is a very special experience. It is a christian place among the Arabic markets. Jerusalem is amazing because of the mixture of 3 religions

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Port Hedland, Western Australia, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

After 10 days on pilgrimage visiting so many sights this for me was the most solemn, significant site to celebrate a closing service of thanksgiving. For me also it is the site I believe to be most accurate to scripture as it sits outside the old city walls. It also displays a cave like entrance in the shape of a... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This is a must if you are to visit Jerusalem it may be where less people go to as most think the Church of the Holy Sepulcher is the real tomb of Jesus. But you must remember it is not important where the real tomb is as long as you believe in Jesus and he is the son of God.... More 

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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

If your on foot then this place can be a little hard to find, it's by a bus station in the Muslim part of town, opposite the Damascus Gate of the Old City but in the new part of Jerusalem. It has a slightly controversial reputation, but it sort of accepts it's not quite the special place it could have... More 

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Shanghai, China
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

A must place to visit as well. This is the other said tomb that they buried Jesus in. Without the tourists, this is a great place to stay and have peace and quiet to do some reflections and writing.

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Sydney, Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a beautiful and well maintained garden that includes a tomb that could be that of Jesus. It certainly makes a lot more sense that the tomb would have been some distance from the hill on which Jesus was crucified, unlike the reputed tomb in the Church of the Holy Sepulchre. Having said that, those who tend these gardens... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went back to the Garden Tomb about 5 times. It is so peaceful and the gardens are so well maintained by volunteers. The curio shop is also worth a visit.

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Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Walking a little bit from Damascus gate in direction of bus station you will find this peaceful place where is believed is the Jesus Christ tomb. Well maintained and beautiful gardens give you a relief after long walks through Jerusalem.

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Istanbul, Turkey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This was one of my favorite stops on our trip. It was really interesting to hear the alternate story and be able to envision it 2000 years ago.

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