This large and important mosque on the Temple Mount was originally built in 710. It features 11th-century mosaics, a 12th-century mihrab, and Romanesque arches added by Crusaders.

Dome and Tower of Al-Aqsa Mosque
25.12.2012: Jerusalem Nicholas Thompson
Location map of Al-Aqsa Mosque, Jerusalem, Israel. Click to enlarge.
Aerial view of Al-Aqsa Mosque, Jerusalem, Israel. Click to enlarge.

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
248405
Article Title
Al-Aqsa Mosque
Coordinates
31.7760737° N, 35.2335915° E map · aerial
Street Address
Temple Mount

Page Info

Place ID
248405
Title
Al-Aqsa Mosque, Jerusalem, Israel
Added By
Holly Hayes
Date Added
October 8, 2013
Last Updated
May 6, 2022