Tower of David Museum
Citadel (Tower of David)
Commanding a prominent elevated location overlooking the Old City, the Citadel started life as the palace of Herod the Great. Also used...
Truth be told, the idea of this 1km walk atop the ramparts is better than the reality. Views aren't all that impressive (they're better...
Zion Walking Tours
Zion Walking Tours operates a three-hour Old City walking tour (US$35 per person) at 10am, 11am and 2pm from Sunday to Thursday (there...
Located in a courtyard next to the Hotel East New Imperial, this place is notable for its convenient location next to Jaffa Gate and for...
Christ Church Guesthouse Cafe
Alumni of boarding schools and university colleges will no doubt feel at home in this guesthouse cafe, which welcomes visitors to its...
Tower of David Museum information
The Jaffa Gate area is dominated by the Crusader Citadel, which includes Herod’s Tower and the Tower of David minaret. It’s occupied by the highly worthwhile Tower of David Museum , which tells the entire history of Jerusalem in a concise and easily digestible format. Revolving art exhibits in the halls and gardens add an especially pleasant angle. There are also good views of the city from the highest ramparts.