Practical Information

All the information you need to prepare your visit in Saint-Peter in Gallicantu.

Opening hours

Monday to Saturday: 8:30 am to 5 pm
Saint-Peter in Gallicantu is closed on Sunday, December 25th and January 1st
There is no mass or church service on Sunday

The gift shop is opened from 9 am to 5 pm and closed on Sunday


Close to the Old City of Jerusalem, Saint-Peter in Gallicantu is just a few meters away from the Zion Gate.

Ma’aleh Hashalom – Mont Sion
P.O. Box 31653
9131601 Jérusalem, Israël
+972 (0)2 673 17 39

Location of Saint-Peter in Gallicantu

If you are planning to come to Saint-Peter in Gallicantu by car, you have to arrive by the Hebron road. It is not possible to come from the West along the Old City walls, because it is forbidden to turn left at the bottom of the valley. Follow the directions: Old City/Center, then take the King David Street and continue to the Old Railway Station to join the Hebron road.

Access by car to Saint-Peter


The entire site is accessible to persons with reduced mobility. A private parking is available for about twenty buses.

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