YMCA East Jerusalem
Museum on the Seam
Conflict, prejudice, racism (and occasional coexistence) are on display at the Museum on the Seam , a socio-political/contemporary-art...
St George’s Cathedral
Named after the patron saint of England, who is traditionally believed to have been martyred in Palestine early in the 4th century, St...
The slightly incongruous walled patch of green in the middle of East Jerusalem is the Garden Tomb , a site considered as an alternative...
Al-Masrah Centre for Palestine Culture & Art and Al-Kasaba Theatre
Off Salah ad-Din St in East Jerusalem, these venues stage plays, musicals, operettas and folk dancing in Arabic, often with an English...
El Dorado Café
This locally popular cafe and sweets shop serves excellent lattes, espressos and milkshakes, plus candy imported from Syria. The...
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Lonely Planet review
Offers three-month Arabic-language courses for 1200NIS. Classes meet twice weekly in the evenings.