Enigmatic Ancient Staircase Discovered in Jerusalem’s City of David

Archaeologists discovered a flight of stairs in the shape of a pyramid that is 2,000 years old in Jerusalem’s City of David National Park. The stairs were likely used by Jewish pilgrims on the way to the Second Temple.

teThe Israeli Antiquities Authority, the Nature and Parks Authority and the City of David Foundation discovered the stairs on the side of an ancient road from the same period. The stairs were also found to lead to an unusual podium, which may have been used to draw the attention of passersby. ∞∞∞∞∞ MORE »»»»

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