Welcome

At last, incredible labyrinth of tunnels, arches and passageways are revealed to us.

Overview

Today, you will be travelling through those tunnels. Your virtual footsteps will trace thousands of years of history.

Western Wall

It was once called the "Wailing Wall," for all the generations of Jewish tears shed at this holy place of yearning.

Entrance

Here we begin the Western Wall Tunnel virtual tour.

Secret Passage

The fluorescent brightness of modern life falls away as we descend inside the tunnels.

Wilson's Arch

At the time of the Second Temple, a huge bridge connected the upper city of Jerusalem to the Temple Mount.

Public Room

Here, close to Wilson's Arch, is the "Hall of the Hasmoneans."

Huge Stone

Meet the largest building stone ever used in world history.

Warren's Gate

Warren's Gate was one one of the major entrances to the Temple Mount.

Holy of Holies

This is the closest accessible point to where the Holy Ark stood.

Kotel Tunnel

We enter a very long, straight, narrow passage known eponymously as "The Tunnel."

Ancient Cistern

We now explore three waterways that supplied water to the Temple.

Herodian Street

Originally a promenade that ran the full length of the Western Wall.

Struthion Pool

At the end of the Hasmonean aqueduct is a large pool called the Struthion Pool.

Exit and Epilogue

As we near the exit, we can't help but marvel at the modern miracle of the Jewish people's return to their land.

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