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Hugely crowded and a very long lineup. Not a good idea if you are claustrophobic or are susceptible... read more

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The Church of the Holy Sepulchre, also called the Basilica of the Holy Sepulchre, or the Church of the Resurrection by Eastern Christians, is a church within the Christian Quarter of the walled Old City of Jerusalem. It is a few steps away from the...more
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Reviewed yesterday

Hugely crowded and a very long lineup. Not a good idea if you are claustrophobic or are susceptible to heat stroke. Couldn't help feeling that there was a feeling of sideshow about it all.

Thank Canadianknowitall
Reviewed 1 week ago

Could this be the place where Christ was buried? There are lots of things that point in that direction, even if the Garden Tomb feels more authentic. Just the thought, however, that this might be the place is fascinating, to say the least.

Thank Johan L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Tomb is Beautiful and I wasn't expecting to view it inside the church. As I was expecting to only see a tomb in the Garden only. However, it is interesting to see from a different perspective and religious view.

Thank Kissy1971
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was the goal of traveling ... to stand on the Holy Ground. Priceless - so much emotion, emotion in one place, different people and again all one. We neglect to wait for the entrance to Jesus' tomb, where it can be kept only for...More

Thank ivanaradic
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

this is located inside the church, so it is not a separate facility, so while visiting church of the holy sepulcher you can see it

Thank racuch
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The tomb is as simple as the heart of our Saviour....nothing ornate like the mausoleums in other places. Paying homage is a little difficult because of the crowds. But we were lucky we didnt have to wait at all . There were less tourists that...More

Thank Arundhati K
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The wait to finally come to Jerusalem and see this Church was worthwhile. The tomb is worth seeing and you will have to wait in line to go inside the tomb. It’s all worth it. You can also see the stone where Jesus was laid...More

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Reviewed 9 July 2018

Within the Church of the Holy Sepulcher and one of the holiest sites on earth! Recently refurbished Edicule is a place for serious prayer and contemplation.

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Reviewed 9 July 2018

We were on line for 45 minutes and only had seconds to be in front of the tomb but it was worth it. Gave me chills to be in the presence. Lots of pilgrims in the church to see the tomb.

Thank raines87
Reviewed 3 July 2018

Jesus Christ was crucified outside the walls of ancient Jerusalem since Jewish custom would not have allowed executions or burials inside of the walls. However, due to the work of Saint Helena, mother of the first Christian Emperor Constantine, once she had identified the site...More

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