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Garden Tomb

Conrad Schick St, Jerusalem 91193, Israel
+972 2-539-8100
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Inspiring place- next door is bus station in front of what looks like Golgotha ( skull hill)

There is disagreement as to whether or not this is the correct location for Jesus 's burial and... read more

Reviewed yesterday
AttyVette
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Texas
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quiet and reflective location

Peaceful and serene. a quiet and reflective place managed by a group UK Christians. Well looked... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
susanbrien
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Ottawa, Canada
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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
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

There is disagreement as to whether or not this is the correct location for Jesus 's burial and resurrection ( and Jesus's crucifixion next door at the current location of a bus station) However, for me this IS the correct location of Jesus's crucifixion, burial...More

Thank AttyVette
Reviewed 2 days ago

Peaceful and serene. a quiet and reflective place managed by a group UK Christians. Well looked after and worth a visit.

Thank susanbrien
Reviewed 3 days ago

We arranged a private tour by one of the staff...Sharon. Hard to put into words the impact of this place....our tour was balanced as well as informative. No apologies from me....I am a firm believer this site is more in keeping with biblical scripture than...More

Thank boutyeh
Reviewed 3 days ago

By prearrangement we were able to tour the Garden Tomb and celebrate Holy Communion as a group. It was very meaningful to see the empty tomb and to celebrate the Resurrection with communion

Thank Davann123
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a nice place to visit and I usually always take my tour groups here. However, the guide that we had this time was overly confident in the authenticity of the location of Jesus' burial. For me, that was a turn off. I still...More

Thank WeatherNole
Reviewed 5 days ago

A number of visitors have queried the authenticity of this site, some preferring the Church of the Holy Sepulchre as the site of Jesus’ crucifixion and burial. But who knows? It is an interesting theory that the rock face that is visible from the Garden...More

Thank Pelagius_Redivivus
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Although the exact location of Jesus' tomb is likely unknown, this site will touch you and give you an idea of what Jesus' tomb was like. You will see a beautiful garden tomb, and, if you would like, you can take communion (free of charge)...More

Thank OptionRight
Reviewed 1 week ago

This to me was a very peaceful place where I shared communion with my tour family and I felt the presence of God.

Thank grannimarg
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the few spots where you can see with your own eyes as depicted in the Bible. Loved it. Be sure to grab a volunteer so they can show you the site and its history.

Thank gruley
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I visited as part of a pilgrimage. The whole experience was tacky. The "place of the skull" was overlooked by a bus station, there was rubbish at the base of the cliff and I did not appreciate being preached at by the guide. Give it...More

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Christian Wayne L
6 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
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yvonne K
8 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
11 May 2015|
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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
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