Tombs of the Patriarchs, Hebron

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This is the second holiest site in Judaism and very important in Islam and Christianity as well. Here a walled complex built by Herod in the 1st century BCE shelters the cave tombs of Abraham, Isaac and Jacob.

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319339
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Tombs of the Patriarchs
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31.524703° N, 35.110567° E

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Tombs of the Patriarchs (Hebron, State of Palestine)
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April 11, 2015