Church of Mary Magdalene

Attraction Type: Holy Places, Region: Jerusalem Area, Address: Mount of Olives, Jerusalem
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This Russian Orthodox church on the Mount of Olives was built in 1895 by Czar Alexander III in memory of his mother Maria Alexandrovna, and named for her patron saint, Mary Magdalene.

With its seven magnificent golden onion-top domes in the style of Moscow's sixteenth-century churches, this is one of Jerusalem's best-known landmarks. The church is also the burial place of Righteous Gentile Princess Alice of Greece, Prince Charles paternal grandmother.

Its beautiful garden frames a breathtaking view of the Golden Gate in the Old City walls.

 

Products specifications
Attraction Type Holy Places
Region Jerusalem Area
City Jerusalem
Address Mount of Olives, Jerusalem
Phone +972-2-6284371
Opening Hours Sunday: closed, Monday: closed, Tuesday: 10:00-12:00, Wednesday: closed, Thursday:10:00-12:00, Friday: closed, Saturday:closed
Parking No
Suitable for Children No
Accessibility No
URL http://www.jerusalem-mission.org/convent_magdalene.html

This Russian Orthodox church on the Mount of Olives was built in 1895 by Czar Alexander III in memory of his mother Maria Alexandrovna, and named for her patron saint, Mary Magdalene.

With its seven magnificent golden onion-top domes in the style of Moscow's sixteenth-century churches, this is one of Jerusalem's best-known landmarks. The church is also the burial place of Righteous Gentile Princess Alice of Greece, Prince Charles paternal grandmother.

Its beautiful garden frames a breathtaking view of the Golden Gate in the Old City walls.

 

Products specifications
Attraction Type Holy Places
Region Jerusalem Area
City Jerusalem
Address Mount of Olives, Jerusalem
Phone +972-2-6284371
Opening Hours Sunday: closed, Monday: closed, Tuesday: 10:00-12:00, Wednesday: closed, Thursday:10:00-12:00, Friday: closed, Saturday:closed
Parking No
Suitable for Children No
Accessibility No
URL http://www.jerusalem-mission.org/convent_magdalene.html