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Dead Sea Museum, Sweimah

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The Dead Sea Museum (Arabic: متحف البحر الميت) is a museum located in the Maeen Sub District, Jordan. The museum is dedicated to showing the history of the Dead Sea and how civilizations developed around it..
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  • An interesting insight into the region, its history and the dangers it’s facing because of human intervention. Spectacular views particularly at sunset.  more »
  • This place offers stunning views over the Dead Sea. Actually the best spot along its shoreline. Restaurant is a bit cheesy. I heard middle of the road western music all the time (e.g. Bandolero...  more »
  • Learn about the natural and cultural history of the Dead Sea while taking in stunning vistas. The Dead Sea Museum is part of the Dead Sea Panoramic Complex, perched at the edge of the Zara mountin....  more »
  • The Dead sea panaromic complex is a great place to get a bird's eye view of the dead sea and the mountains. It's a unique place and the museum gives you a great insight into the region, it's history, flora and fauna, people etc. A must visit.
  • Very nice museum, but still too small... I would have liked to see much more ...
  • Great museum that ties the history of the Dead Sea with it's current uses. Examples if different salts and minerals that are extracted from the sea. Also several examples of the various stone found in the region.
  • Nice place for a walk with wide views over Dead sea. Also informative exhibition about geology of the area - helps to understand everything you see.
  • Not a great museum, but an amazing view. Well worth the drive.

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