Jerusalem Wall - the Old city
The Jerusalem wall is another name given to the outer wall of the Old city of Jerusalem. It also sometimes refers to the Western Wall, or Wailing Wall, which is by the Temple Mount in Jerusalem The Jerusalem old City wall was built around 1535 AD by the Ottoman rule in the Holy Land and circle the Old City with over 4 Kilometers of Jerusalem stone wall. In 1981 the Old City and the Jerusalem wall were added included in the prestigious UNESCO world heritage sites list. The walls are accessible and tours can be taken along the wall. At night the Jerusalem walls are lit with special lighting which eliminated the entire city of Jerusalem and makes for a spectacular and majestic view.