Tourist tip #127 / The Western Wall Tunnel
Beneath the well-known Kotel, a tunnel that is sacred in its own right reveals a continuation of the Western Wall and many layers of Jerusalem history.
The story of how one of Jerusalem’s prime tourist sites, the Western Wall Tunnel, ended up 30 feet underground is the Holy City’s saga in a nutshell. Everybody wanted it, everybody built it up, only to be outdone by the newest arrival on the block, or perhaps we should say – considering the nearby Temple Mount – the newest one on the rock.
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