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City of David Tour Historical Markers

This is the tour route of the historic archaeological sites in Jerusalem’s City of David.
 
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By Dale K. Benington, March 12, 2013
Beit Hatzofeh Lookout Site
Israel, Jerusalem District, Jerusalem — Beit Hatzofeh LookoutA Journey to the Source
"Jerusalem, hills enfold it, and the Lord enfolds his people now and forever" (Psalms 125:2) Jerusalem was first established on the hill on which you are now standing almost 4,000 years ago, during the Canaanite . . . — Map (db m63924) HM
Israel, Jerusalem District, Jerusalem — The Burnt Room and the House of the BullaeDestruction and Ruin
"He burned the House of the Lord, the king's palace, and all the houses of Jerusalem; he burned down the house of every notable person." (II Kings 25: 9) This residential quarter went up in flames with the rest of . . . — Map (db m63933) HM
Israel, Jerusalem District, Jerusalem — The House of Ahielבית אחיאל
Here Dwells Ahiel in a Four Room House "He (David) had houses made for himself in the City of David..." (1 Chronicles15: 1) The name 'Ahiel' appears on potsherds found among the ruins of this house. The House . . . — Map (db m65296) HM
Israel, Jerusalem District, Jerusalem — The Large Stone StructureThe Remains of King David's Palace? — מבנה האבן הגדול
"And Hiram king of Tyre sent messengers to David, and cedar - trees, and carpenters, and masons; and they built David a house" (II Samuel 5: 11) Excavations in progress at this site since May 2005 conducted by Eilat Mazar, . . . — Map (db m64064) HM
Israel, Jerusalem District, Jerusalem — The Pool of Shiloah (Siloam)Second Temple Splendor
"The other events of Hezekiah's reign, and all his exploits, and all his exploits, and how he made the pool and the conduit and brought the water into the city, are recorded in the Annals of the Kings of Judah" (II Kings 20:20) . . . — Map (db m63905) HM
Israel, Jerusalem District, Jerusalem — The Royal Quarter (Area G)
"...the city shall be rebuilt on its mound, and the fortress in its proper place" (Jeremiah 30:18) The inhabitants of ancient Jerusalem once built their homes on this hillside. The earliest structure unearthed here . . . — Map (db m63928) HM
Israel, Jerusalem District, Jerusalem — The Water System(Warren's Shaft) — Into the Depths of the Earth Through the Ancient Water System
"And David said on that day: 'Whosoever smiteth the Jebusites, and getteth up to the gutter...'" (II Samuel 5:8) We are standing at the entrance to a subterranean water system. The Gihon Spring was Jerusalem's main . . . — Map (db m63947) HM

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