2011 Calendar

Gates of the Old City

  • February 2011Herod's Gate

    Herod’s Gate

    Herod's Gate is known in Hebrew as the "Flowers' Gate." The English name is a misnomer as the gate has no relation to Herod the Great and his kin known […]

  • January 2011Eastern Gate

    Eastern Gate

    The Eastern Gate (Golden Gate) is the only gate that provides direct access to the Temple Mount, and it is the only gate that has been sealed for hundreds of […]

  • Cover 2011 CalendarDamascus Gate

    Damascus Gate

    The central and largest gate on the northern wall of the Old City, the Damascus Gate gets its name from the destination of the road leading north. Israelis call this […]