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Garden Tomb

Conrad Schick St, Jerusalem 91193, Israel
+972 2-539-8100
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He is Risen!

Really enjoyed it here. Our group almost didn’t get to visit as you have to make reservations and... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Godsgloriousworld
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London, United Kingdom
Powerful

The hotel we were staying at was within walking distance from the Garden Tomb. I had heard of the... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
MD_WEBB_82
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Hyrum, Utah
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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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“holy sepulchre” (124 reviews)
“skull hill” (21 reviews)
“damascus gate” (77 reviews)
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Conrad Schick St, Jerusalem 91193, Israel
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Really enjoyed it here. Our group almost didn’t get to visit as you have to make reservations and only a limited amount of groups are permitted at anytime. According to our tour guide there were record numbers of people in Israel this year. When we...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

The hotel we were staying at was within walking distance from the Garden Tomb. I had heard of the "golgotha" or "skull in the rock" area near the tomb...but seeing that and the tomb brought my childhood visualizations to life...the juxtaposition however to many of...More

Thank MD_WEBB_82
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Garden Tomb is considered by many to be the burial place of Christ. Others believe it is in the Church of the Holy Sepulcher. This location to me is more true to the Scriptures. The British group that owns and maintains the garden and...More

Thank Ed D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I never heard about this place therefore, was surprised to see it. Its the tomb of Jesus - according the protestants, and thete are more than 2500 visitors daily! The garden is buetifull and peacefull - worth a visit

Thank shicko01
Reviewed 1 week ago

believed to be the place of crucifixion and the burial of our load. The simplicity and the beauty of the of the site and atmosphere of the Garden Tomb makes it a favorable place prayer & meditation.

Thank PeterDe56
Reviewed 1 week ago

Every Christian should visit the Garden Tomb. Whether or not this is the actual burial place of Jesus Christ, it is a great example of the kind of tomb in His day on earth. The garden has been restored. The tomb is empty. The keepers...More

Thank mtcreek
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The kids even enjoyed this place, lots to see! We were blessed with good weather which helped, not sure how good it is in bad weather

Thank Aprilianinor
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Garden Tomb is super special-Although there are ongoing debates as to whether or not Jesus actually spent those 3 days in the tomb here or not is irrelevant to me, although I think it’s the place, as opposed to the “shlocked- over” Church of...More

Thank Hugh N Lisa N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The garden is more well-kept and more well-developed since my first trip 12 years ago. But the specialness of the place, the solemnity and celebration of the place, is as precious as it has ever been. If someone wants to understand Christianity, this is as...More

Thank John M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I really enjoyed the Garden tomb. Although there were many groups there, everyone worshiped quietly with a true sense of reverence. Even though there are differences of opinion as to the authenticity of this tomb as the burial place of Jesus (many believe the Church...More

1  Thank Clairemary50
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Christian Wayne L
5 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
7 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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