Key Moments about Jerusalem from right before the establishment of the modern state of Israel until today.
By veteran Israel tour guide and Jewish educator Peter Abelow.
Modern History of Jerusalem
What is so fascinating about the modern history of Jerusalem is that it has such an ancient feel – because Jerusalem is not just a city that was created a few decades ago. Jerusalem was named the capital of Israel by King David centuries and centuries ago!
So, enjoy this video and the modern history of Jerusalem. And while you enjoy it, picture what ancient Jerusalem must have looked like and felt like. Jerusalem is truly a city of gold. What other city has such a modern and ancient feel simultaneously?