Tower of David

Visit the Tower of David in Jerusalem

Tower of David , or the Jerusalem Citadel as it is also known, is an ancient citadel situated by the Jaffa Gate entrance of the Old City of Jerusalem. The citadel is a famous site in the city and dates to the Mamluk and Ottoman periods.

General Information

Region: Jerusalem
Part of: Old City wall
Phone: +972 2-626-5333
Hours: Opens daily from 9:00 am - 4:00 pm except Friday from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm.
Situated: Near Jaffa Gate, Old City of Jerusalem
Constructed: The citadel dates to the Mamluk and Ottoman periods

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Do you know: The walls and tower were repeatedly built and destroyed over the past 2,100 years