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Summary

Jaffa Gate

Class:

  • Building (other)
  • visible
  • Location ┬▒ 0-5 m.
(see also PELAGIOS)

Identifiers:

Nearby

Jerusalem, Tower of David Museum

Museum of the history of Jerusalem

Jerusalem, "Hezekia's Pool"

Aquaduct reservoir

Jerusalem, city tower

Herodian tower

Helyacapitolina

Jerusalem, OmnesViae import TPPlace438

Images

Surroundings (Panoramio)

Annotation

The Jaffa Gate is a 16th C Ottoman gate which is located on the western side of the old city (facing the direction of Jaffa). It is the main entrance from the western section to the eastern (old city section).