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The remains of the Second Temple of Jerusalem and a place of prayer sacred to the Jewish people.
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Western Wall Plaza | Jewish Quarter, Jerusalem 97500, Israel
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Reviewed today via mobile

The piniclenof a trip to the remarkable old city. So much spirituality and history all in 1 place. Even if you are not religious take time to sit and observe. Noone can fail to be moved.

Date of experience: October 2019
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No visit to Jerusalem will be complete without coming to visit (and perhaps, pray) at the Western Wall. This part of Jerusalem is holy to all three faiths - judaism, christianity and islam. It has a fascinating history and will leave you feeling that we...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Was up before sunrise to photograph services at the Wall by those who believe strongly. I photographed on Hashanah Rabbah. What an amazing event. Get there at about 5:30 a.m. to truly see and understand such events.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Jamie M
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is a first class museum featuring many artifacts displayed in a first class way. You can observe some of the Dead Sea scrolls here. Also on display here is a very interesting model of Ancient Jerusalem

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The Jewish western wall represents 3500 years of prayers on the single site is truly an unbelievable experience wether your a Christian or Jewish or atheist everybody should at least see the western wall once in their lives. A very moving and remarkable experience the...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This really is one of the most important sites in all of Israel. We were there on a holy day and were amazed at the number of people praying. This is an absolute must visit.

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A traditional site of prayer as it is the closest you can get today to Temple Mount. Visitors are separated by gender and it is customary to place a prayer within the cracks of the stone wall. Men are required to cover their head and...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We got close to the wall and waited to see what other people were allowed to do... then me and my daughter plucked the courage to go forward and touch the wall. Some people said you couldn’t take pictures but there were lots of people...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Went there several times during our trip. Better to go in the evening to not deal with the crowds. Wear the appropriate clothing. Women visit the wall on one end and the men visit the wall on the other end. Look up and see the...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The holiest place for Jews. However, all religions come to the Western Wall to see the spirituality, and to ask requests from God.

Date of experience: October 2019
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12 September 2019|
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Response from rachaelc985 | Reviewed this property |
Also now til Yom Kippur they are having midnight selichot prayers at the wall
Thomas M
6 September 2019|
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Response from BSMv0869 | Reviewed this property |
The Western Wall Foundation is the designated authority for the Western Wall. I believe that Rabbi Shmuel Rabinowitz is still the designated person responsible for leading the Government of Israel’s responsibilities for the... More
5 September 2019|
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Response from Olenka1980 | Reviewed this property |
Jordan is great! Israeli people don't like Jordan and vice versa. So you cannot rent a car in Israel and travel to Jordan like I thought I will do. I focused on the Petra and Wadi Rum desert. Petra is enourmous and I thought... More