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Garden Tomb

Conrad Schick St, Jerusalem 91193, Israel
+972 2-539-8100
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it is worth going just to see and feel if it has the same "feel" as the Church of the Holy Sepulchre

It was nice to see this place although I really do not think this place is the place that they are... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Judith A
London, United Kingdom
Peaceful Oasis in the City

It may not be "The" place where Jesus was crucified, buried, and rose from the grave (though it... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Simon S
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Located north of the Old City’s Damascus Gate, this holy site for Christians is a popular place for prayer and meditation.
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Conrad Schick St, Jerusalem 91193, Israel
+972 2-539-8100
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Reviewed 4 days ago

It was nice to see this place although I really do not think this place is the place that they are claiming it to be....I am no historian but I did not have the same peacefulness i felt when I was at the Church of...More

Thank Judith A
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

It may not be "The" place where Jesus was crucified, buried, and rose from the grave (though it might be); however, it is the best place in Jerusalem to remember the significance of the event. The garden is beautifully kept and the staff are lovely....More

Thank Simon S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Make sure you read the story of Jesus' burial at the end of John chapter 19 before coming to the Garden Tomb. Once you arrive, make sure you can hear a presentation about the Garden Tomb complex. Do this before entering the tomb so that...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The most glorious feeling to visit this place The empty grave is there to proof our Savior LIVES and He paid the FULL price for our salvation

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful gardens at the believed place where Jesus was buried and resurrected...a beautiful place to visit. The local team kindly organized an impromptu tour for my wife and I and 5 other tourists towards the end of the day. The 25 minute tour was nicely...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

As a possible alternative site to the Church of the Holy Sepulchre for the death, burial and resurrection of Jesus it offered a quiet and peaceful atmosphere. Everyone from the greeters at the gate to the guides and gift shop staff were very pleasant and...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a quiet, beautiful garden that might well be “the sight.” Regardless, you will have no problem meeting Jesus here !!

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I am not one who is dogmatic on one spot or the other being the spot” but this is a beautiful garden that offers a wonderful setting t meditate on the death and resurrection of our Lord. They have different locations with Scripture and thoughts...More

Thank Dee Ann W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful, peaceful, quiet, a place to think and pray. They do have an on site store to buy gifts. It is very close to the Old City Wall of Damascus Gate.

Thank sabra1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were greeted by a very knowledgeable tour guide showing us the when this was discovered and why Greg believed this place to be Calvary where our Savior Jesus was crucified and the tomb where He was buried and resurrected on the 3rd day, since...More

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Christian Wayne L
5 January 2017|
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Response from Homiletical | Reviewed this property |
You are really missing out if you skip the tour. Since the tour is free and only takes about 20 minutes, there is no reason to by pass it. It will help you to understand what you are looking at and why this site is so... More
yvonne K
7 March 2016|
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Response from janadair | Reviewed this property |
We visited the Garden Tomb with a group of 45. All the plans were made for us. The guide who walked us thru the garden was Caesar. He was excellent. If you go to the Garden Tomb web site you will find information on how... More
10 May 2015|
Response from Chin-Won L |
Hello! Thank you for your interest in the Garden Tomb. Your group is welcome to have communion service at the Garden Tomb. We strongly encourage to book in advance via our website's bookings page. Thank you and we hope to... More