Dome of the Rock as viewed from Mount Scopus and showing the walls of the Old City.
The Dome of the Rock (Arabic: مسجد قبة الصخرة, transliteration: Masjid Qubbat As-Sakhrah) is a Islamic shrine in Jerusalem. It is on the Temple Mount in the Old City.
It was built from 691 from 692 by Caliph Abd al-Malik. It is built on the spot where the Jewish Temple is believed to have been, and where Muslims believe Muhammad went up to heaven.