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Enjoy an interesting look into the the ancient markets of Jerusalem, with Roman columns, a mural, and the Madaba Map- an amazing mosaic depicting ancient Jerusalem.
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  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“jewish quarter” (57 reviews)
“roman times” (14 reviews)
“ancient roman” (9 reviews)
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Jewish Quarter, Jerusalem, Israel
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"jewish quarter"
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"roman times"
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"ancient roman"
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"modern shopping"
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"old city"
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"byzantine period"
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"paving stones"
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"street level"
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"century ad"
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"shops selling"
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"zion gate"
in 6 reviews
"for sale"
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"worth a visit"
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"on display"
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"western wall"
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"columns"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a business street at the center of the Old City. It is covered, the shops are there for tourists.

Thank meijiq
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is one of the only sites in the city where you can see ancient Roman architecture. Basically, the site (which you look down on from above) is an ancient Roman street with columns. Recently near the Western Wall, they uncovered the old Roman Forum,...More

Thank Robby M
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

this is in the Jewish Quarter in the Old City of Jerusalem and it has been amazing what excavation find over the years as most of it underground and has been built on but it lets us know what Jerusalem was like in the Roman...More

Thank Peter M
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of the places In the Old City that could be easily missed, but somehow makes the times more real.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Depending on how you will walk through the old city, you may even miss the cardo entirely unless you are looking for it or part of a walking tour. It is a relatively small area, but it is great that the original (I hope) columns...More

Thank knoesenm
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was Sabbath when we got to go there, but you could walk and enjoy the site. Our tour guide was very good about giving us the history of the area.

Thank angulo55
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Every Roman city 2000 years ago had one. As a tour guide, I am here every trip I make to the Old City. Every city had a Cardo. And every Cardo always went from the Northern Gate to the Southern Gate of the city. As...More

Thank Brian D
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Reviewed 9 June 2018

really fantastic mosaics on wall of what the Cardo used to look like. Historically researched of what it was like back then.

Thank AB132
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Reviewed 8 June 2018

Everyone should walk through it once. It is important historically, but once one has seen it, I wouldn't necessarily go again and again unless there is some shop that is especially nice that you like.

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Reviewed 7 June 2018

Walking in the cards was interesting. Firstly, to hear the historical and geological information about it and how, by its own depth lower than the current street, the city now is much higher than the city at the time of its building. And then, of...More

Thank Periakka
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