Mamilla Cemetery

Mamilla Cemetery is a historic Muslim cemetery located just to the west of the walls of the Old City of Jerusalem.

Date Landscape Notes Reference
c.
c. 1290 CE The structure known as al-Kebekiyeh (or Zawiya Kubakiyya) in the Mamilla Cemetery, is believed to be the tomb of Emir Aidughdi Kubaki, a one-room square-shaped building covered with a dome and incorporating architectural materials from the Crusader era. The Qabar al-Kebekiyeh is one of the notable tombs located in Mamilla Cemetery.
c. Panoramic view of the Mamilla Pool in the center of the cemetery, the supposed Upper Gihon mentioned in Bible.
Latest Update: August 17, 2016
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