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Garden Tomb

Conrad Schick St, Jerusalem 91193, Israel
+972 2-539-8100
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Nice garden with some crazy people

The garden is beautiful and it's a nice place to go for half an hour or so. When I was there there... read more

Reviewed 21 October 2016
James H
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The best place in Jerusalem!

If you are a Bible believing Christian, this place ranks at the top for a must see and visit... read more

Reviewed 21 October 2016
Alban L
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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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“holy sepulchre” (124 reviews)
“skull hill” (21 reviews)
“wine press” (15 reviews)
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Conrad Schick St, Jerusalem 91193, Israel
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Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

The garden is beautiful and it's a nice place to go for half an hour or so. When I was there there were lots of very excited Christians who wouldn't get away from the entrance to the tomb as they couldn't stop taking photos of...More

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Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

If you are a Bible believing Christian, this place ranks at the top for a must see and visit. Personally convinced this is the real site of crucifixion, burial and resurrection of Yeshua. Very well maintained garden, friendly staff and a peaceful setting. If you...More

Thank Alban L
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

A lovely quiet place in the city, beautifully kept, free to get into, with an ancient wine press and tomb, with a spot that looks like a skull. (Even though snowy weather broke some of the 'nose' off. Possible place of The Crucifixion? (And burial...More

Thank Cookingcleric
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Lots of security around this area. One has to wonder why, however, we never felt in danger. Allow yourself some extra time to simply sit by the gardens and meditate as it's very nice!

Thank Grantmale
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

The Garden Tomb website says they don't claim to the exact place of the death and resurrection of Jesus, but the archaeological evidence points that way. One thing for sure: It is certainly a more peaceful and spiritual place to visit than the Holy Sepulchre....More

Thank jlnetlj
Reviewed 14 October 2016

This spot is just outside the north wall of Old Jerusalem. The peace and tranquility of being in the place where Jesus may have been crucified, buried and resurrected is an amazing experience.

Thank William G
Reviewed 14 October 2016

Four times I was privileged to be there. It fits the biblical account of where Christ was buried. The Garden itself, the cistern, the wine press, the tomb itself and where the Garden is located. I highly recommend you visit this site

Thank tundeoladunni
Reviewed 12 October 2016

More than any other place this moved me spiritually, seeing Galgotha and an actual excavated tomb was more what I imagined. The other places were built over top with churches and lots of crowds. Our group even had communion here.

Thank Janice6881
Reviewed 12 October 2016

I was hightly impressed with this site. It was very simple yet very meaningful. If you go to Israel, this should be included among your places to visit.

Thank fastfamily
Reviewed 10 October 2016

It matters not whether this is or is not the tomb of Jesus, it is a genuine ancient tomb in an incredibly serene garden setting. It is the perfect place for quiet contemplation and there are many nooks and crannies to avoid other people if...More

Thank Anthony F
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Christian Wayne L
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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
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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
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annetteelizabeth
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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
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