The First Station
Classic Jerusalem train station close to the Old City has been transformed into a cultural and culinary hub.
In 1892, construction of the line from Jaffa to Jerusalem was finally completed. It was built along the "donkeys' trail", an ancient route ascending to Jerusalem which passed through Nahal Sorek and the Valley of Rephaim. The station was inaugurated on 26 September 1892 in the presence of the city's…
This is the old train station for the railway Yaffa-Jerusalem. It harbours restaurants, cafés, shops, a craft market and hosts live shows several days a week. Some of this is open in Sabbath We recommend that you follow the old train tracks along a nice park.
An experience in Jerusalem - Restaurants/Shopping/Entertainment - everything you could ask for in the New First Station (once was our only train station in Jerusalem)
It has some good restaurants (open on weekends) and events. 1) Adom - classic bistro. A bit pricey but it has good food and it’s open during the weekend. 2) Captain - a great fast food burger shack. If you want a fast and tasty bite.