Built in the 7th century, this beautiful blue-and-gold shrine houses the rock from which the Prophet took his Night Journey into heaven. The rock is also associated with Abraham's near-sacrifice of Isaac in the Hebrew Bible.

Facts & Stats on the Dome of the Rock

Names
Dome of the Rock
Qubbat as-Sakhrah
IDs
318563 Go Historic
Address
Temple Mount, Jerusalem
Jerusalem

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