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
- Go Historic ID
- Dome of the RockQubbat as-Sakhrah
- Street Address
- Temple Mount, Jerusalem
- 31.778097° N, 35.235139° E