Dome of the Rock

Attractions, Religious buildings and sites Jerusalem Old City
Dome of the Rock
© Shutterstock

With its signature gold dome and stunning ancient mosaics, this shrine located on the Temple Mount in Jerusalem is not to miss.

Built in 691 CE, The Dome of the Rock is one of the oldest works of Islamic architecture. Recognized as a UNESCO world heritage site, this spot is considered to be one of Jerusalem’s most recognizable landmarks. A masterpiece of Islamic architecture, the shrine is said to be where Mohammed ascended to heaven. Located at the edge of the Old City in Jerusalem, a walk through the ancient alleyways will lead you to this special monument.


Venue name: Dome of the Rock
Address: The Old City, Jerusalem

Price: Free
Static map showing venue location
1 person listening