National Archaeological Museum, Amman

(3.1/5 based on 200+ reviews on the web)
Delve into the past on a visit to National Archaeological Museum, which displays an eclectic collection of relics, ranging from the Paleolithic all the way to the 15th century. Opened in 1951 and sitting in the Amman Citadel, the museum used to house the copper Dead Sea Scroll, before its relocation to the new Jordan Museum. Study the chronologically organized exhibits of a variety of artifacts and relics, from ancient pottery and figurines to glass objects and old coins. Put National Archaeological Museum on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our Amman trip generator.
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  • This museum is located at the Citadel. He presents objects from the prehistoric period. small but interested.
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  • See for yourself the magnificence of monuments and ancient civilization that reflects this heritage is being promoted and leave this civilization that is hard to imagine how it was built of which State they are civilized nations past and think and persistently
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  • Set in the grounds of The Citadel. Worth a visit to peruse the items of interest. A huge variety available.  more »