The “Church of Mary Magdlene” is a Russian Orthodox church located on Mount of Olives, near the Garden of Gethsemane .
Built in 1886, The church has a traditional Russian church desgin, including a tented roof and onion shaped domes.
In 1920 Grand Duchess Elizabeth Feodorovna , her fellow nun were buried in the church.
Near the church steps carved in the rock are believed to have been used by Jesus when residing in Bethany.
|Church of Mary Magdalene on Wikipedia|
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Points of Interest in the Area
|Garden of Gethsemane|
|Mount of Olives Viewpoint|