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Lithostrotos

lithostrotos“Lithostorotos” was the name given in the New Testament to the site where Jesus was presented to the public (John 19:13).

The term “Lithostrotos” means  stone paved area, and by Christian Tradition a certain area near the 2nd station of the “Via Dolorosa ” is that site. 

tour to lithostrotosOn some of the stone chieseld game boards from Roman times can still be seen, and beneath the paved court yard one can admire a large underground water resevoir.

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Points of Interest in the Area

chapel of ascension Via Dolorosa
  “Ecce Homo” Arch
  Prison of Christ

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