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Austrian Hospice in Jerusalem

Deutsch: Das Österreichische Hospiz zur Heiligen Familie ist eine Pilgerherberge der katholischen Kirche Österreichs in Jerusalem.
English: The Austrian Hospice of the Holy Family in Jerusalem, founded 1857, is a pilgrimage hostel run by Austria's Catholic Church.

View from the roof terraceEdit

panoramic view from the roof of the austrian hospice, looking towards east and south. from left to right : grey dome of the sisters of Sion's convent, mount of olives, Antonia tower (El-Ghawanima בני ע'ואנימה or Bani Ghanim Minaret), golden dome of the rock, silver dome of the armenian church "our lady of the spasm", black dome of the El-Akse mosque