Tomb of the Virgin Mary

Tomb attributed to the Virgin Mary, the burial caves were cut into the rock in the 1st century CE. They were later expanded into a cross-shaped church with the tomb in its center. In the 6th century CE an octagon shaped church was built on the upper level, covering the tomb.

Date Landscape Notes Reference
c. View of the tomb entrance from the courtyard.
Latest Update: September 07, 2015