Eastern Gate (Back Side)

Gates of the Old City

Eastern Gate (Back Side)

The Eastern Gate, also known as the Golden Gate or the Mercy Gate, is a large and beautiful gatehouse built in approximately AD 640. The room inside has been used in the past as a Muslim girls’ school. The Mount of Olives is visible in the background.

Photo by Todd Bolen of BiblePlaces.com.

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