The Jerusalem Archaeological Park, Jerusalem

#40 of 94 in Historic Sites in Jerusalem
Religious Site · Historic Site
At The Jerusalem Archaeological Park, wander through the remains of ancient Jerusalem, and discover streets, steps, squares, columns, gates, walls, and ritual baths that will captivate your imagination. Located near the Western Wall in the Old City, the park features monuments dating to the Christian and Muslim periods as well. Climb up the original stairs where thousands of Jews had walked back in the Second Temple Period, making their way to Temple Mount. Go with the guide if you want to appreciate this open air museum to its full extent. Don't miss the video presentations at the visitor center to learn more about the excavations in the 1970s. Put The Jerusalem Archaeological Park into our Jerusalem online vacation builder to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Jerusalem.
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  • Fascinating experience to walk the excavated ruins of ancient Jerusalem, and its streets. Archaeological exploration near the corner of the Western Wall and along the Southern Wall was started under....  more »
  • Yes- that’s what you will see and experience at this large, massive, sprawling and impressive site. It encompasses the southern side of the western wall and the entire southern wall of the retaining.....  more »
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