Sulieman Spring Terrace
LandmarkLocation: It is located at thenorthernside of AL-Aqsa mosque, betweenSuliemanspringandthe North Gallery; southeast of King Faisal gate.
LandmarkLocationrelativetoDome of therock: North of Qubbat Al-Sakhra (Dome of theRock).
During AL-QanouniOttomanera, 943 AH 1536 AD.
Reason of the name:
Builder Name: Thebuildingwasrenovated in the time of Sulieman Al-Qanouni.
Details of theshape:
A visible mihrab is located on itssouthernside, werethespring of Suliemanlies on theotherside.
Additional Information aboutthelandmark:
It is saidthat Sultan Suleiman Al-Qanouniwastheonewhobuiltthisterrace.
An Overview of theLandmark:
Suliemanspringterrace is locatedsoutheast of King Faisal Gate, that is tothenorth of theDome of theRock. ItwasbuiltduringtheOttomanera, in 943 AH / 1536 AD, andwasrenovatedduringthereign of Sultan Sulaiman al-Mu'ani, whogavemuchattentiontobuildingwaterways, andthat’s how theterracegotits name. Itsniche is visible in thesouthernside, acrossthespring of Sulieman.