Mount Zion first church is a theory claiming that an archaeological site on Mount zion bears remains of the very first church of the Christian community in Jerusalem in the 1st century.
The site contains remains a Jewish ritual bath (“Miqveh”), and later a chapel built next to it.
The site belongs to the Greek Orthodox church, and is closed to the public, but was cleaned in 2018.
A video of presenting the site and the theory it relates to the first Christians
Points of Interest in the Area
|King David’s Tomb Mark on Mount Zion|
|A Day tour to Jerusalem|
Book a Private Tour to the “First Church”
The “First Church” site is in the Mount Zion and takes about 1 hour to explore.