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Peter's Home

We had a very nice stop at Gallicantu where we were able to go inside the building to look down on... read more

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Be sure to see during your Holy Land pilgrimage!

This Church commemorates several significant occurrences including Jesus’ questioning and... read more

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We had a very nice stop at Gallicantu where we were able to go inside the building to look down on where St. Peter met, ate, and slept while doing his ministry. There were also archeological sites surrounding the building where you can envision how...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This Church commemorates several significant occurrences including Jesus’ questioning and imprisonment. Also, it commemorates Peter’s denial of Jesus. There are beautiful mosaic depictions of Jesus in this church. Our pilgrimage group of forty-nine made our way downstairs to see the area where it is believed...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Interesting but to see how Peter denied Jesus and then the dungeon where Jesus was held. We sang some hymns. So solemn.

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The church has beautiful mosaics that depict Christ and St. Peter. There is a lower level, a dungeon, where one can visit the room where Christ was held and tied. It brought me to tears!

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 12 February 2019

This is the place maintained well and all tourist visiting Israel to see this Saint Peter Church. All the area well maintained,

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 26 January 2019

More impressive than the sanctuary is the lower level--where people kept horses and also tortured (perhaps Jesus). Outside, you could see steps where Jesus probably walked. Nice gift shop, but crowded. Do go there.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 24 January 2019

This is a must see location, because you can actually see what the steps looked like that Jesus walked on and it's easy to visualize the courtyard where Peter denied Christ. When you are at the top looking down the steps, the courtyard is to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 16 January 2019

This was the last stop for the day as our tour group walked down the Mount of Olives. I understood that it was named for the place Peter denied Jesus, but I did not expect the descent into the dungeon where Jesus was held, and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank S W
Reviewed 10 January 2019

This church was built in 1931 on the eastern slopes of Mt. Zion. It was built in remembrance of Peter's denial of Christ and repentance. Jesus predicts that "Crock's Crow" following Peter's 3rd denial. As we stood on the platform outside the church reading the...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Kjwill
Reviewed 12 December 2018

This church is built next to the Palace of Ciaphas - the Chief Priest. Jesus was was questioned and detained here. And Peter stood outside trying to find out what was happening inside when he was recognized as one of Jesus' followers. Three times that...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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DayTrip799908
4 January 2019|
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Response from Harry2985 | Reviewed this property |
I have been there four or five times and never seen the hours but if you go between the hours of 8:00 am to 5:00 pm you will be alright.
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Haven't stayed there, but agree with above answer. The location of this place is first class.
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