One of the fiercest battles in Jerusalem during the 1967 Six Day War was fought here by Israeli paratroopers to take the ... More
Ammunition Hill Memorial and Museum
One of the fiercest battles in Jerusalem during the 1967 Six Day War was fought here by Israeli paratroopers to take the well-fortified Jordanian position that blocked the way to the Mount Scopus campus of the Hebrew University. Visitors can walk along the trenches to imagine the fighting, and can pay their respects to the fallen at the memorial for Battalion 66. The museum offers models and an audio-visual display describing the battle. In the surrounding park, one sometimes encounters Israeli and Jordanian families partaking of a memorial meal in honor of relatives who fell here.
This is the site of the battle that reunited Jerusalem as a Jewish city for the first time since the year 6. Wow! The historic significance is palpable and you feel enormous pride in how the Jewish warriors were able to accomplish their victory over the brave and fierce Jordanian defenders.
Surrounded by hills dotted with olive and cypress trees, this is a refreshingly quiet village about a 20 minute ride
southwest of the Old City. Its quaint stone houses are mostly inhabited by Israeli artists and sculptors, and there ...
The golden domed structure encasing the Sacred Rock has special significance, in that it is the place where Abraham was
about to sacrifice his son and from where the Muslim prophet Mohammed ascended to heaven. It is a unique ...
The hotel is located close to the Givat Ram campus of the Hebrew University, the Central Bus Station, and the
entrance to the Tel Aviv highway. It is within walking distance of the Knesset , Supreme Court and the ...
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