WATCH: Jesus' Tomb Reopens in Jerusalem After Multi-million Dollar Restoration

The work was made possible after overcoming a 200-year-old dispute over control of the site.

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People line to to visit the renovated Edicule in the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, traditionally believed to be the site of the crucifixion of Jesus Christ, in Jerusalem Tuesday, March 21, 2017 A Greek restoration team has completed a historic renovation of the Edicule, the shrine that tradition says houses the cave where Jesus was buried and rose to heaven.
People line to to visit the renovated Edicule in the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, traditionally believed to be the site of the crucifixion of Jesus Christ, in Jerusalem Tuesday, March 21, 2017.Credit: Dusan Vranic/AP
Gili Melnitcki
Gili Melnitcki
The renovated Edicule is seen in the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, traditionally believed to be the site of the crucifixion of Jesus Christ, in Jerusalem's old city, Mar. 20, 2017.Credit: Sebastian Scheiner/AP
Worshippers light candles as the newly restored Edicule, the ancient structure housing the tomb, is seen in the background at the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem's Old City March 20, 2017. Credit: RONEN ZVULUN/REUTERS
Visitors stand near the newly restored Edicule, seen at the completion of months of restoration works, at the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, Jerusalem, March 20, 2017.Credit: RONEN ZVULUN/REUTERS
A visitor photographs the newly restored Edicule, the ancient structure housing the tomb ,at the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem's Old City March 20, 2017. Credit: RONEN ZVULUN/REUTERS
Visitors stand near the newly restored Edicule, the ancient structure housing the tomb, at the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem's Old City March 20, 2017.Credit: RONEN ZVULUN/REUTERS
People line to to visit the renovated Edicule in the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, traditionally believed to be the site of the crucifixion of Jesus Christ, in Jerusalem, March 21, 2017.Credit: Dusan Vranic/AP
People line to to visit the renovated Edicule in the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, traditionally believed to be the site of the crucifixion of Jesus Christ, in Jerusalem Tuesday, March 21, 2017.Credit: Dusan Vranic/AP

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