Mamilla Cemetery

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


circa 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.


Panoramic view of the Mamilla Pool in the center of the cemetery, the supposed Upper Gihon mentioned in Bible.

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