Built by the Belz Hasidic community, the Beis HaMedrash HaGadol is the largest synagogue in Jerusalem. The extravagantly ... More
Built by the Belz Hasidic community, the Beis HaMedrash HaGadol is the largest synagogue in Jerusalem. The extravagantly designed hall seats 6,000 people. It is highlighted by the 12 meter tall Brazilian walnut ark housing 100 torah scrolls. Equally impressive are the massive chandeliers laced with 100,000 pieces of Czechoslovakian crystal.
Jaffa Gate opens onto a plaza at the entrance to the Christian Quarter shopping area, as well as leading (on
the right) to the Armenian Quarter and Mount Zion. From here visitors can enter the Ramparts Walk for a ...
This museum, which is based primarily on the private collection of its founder, Dr. Elie Borowski, displays objects that depict
religious myths and scenes of everyday life from the ancient Near East. Each object in the museum has been ...
The Jerusalem Gate Hotel is located in the entrance to Jerusalem city with the Central Bus Station around the corner.
It is within walking distance to the Israel Convention Center (ICC), the Israel Museum, the Parliament Building and Government ...