Governorates’ Directorates   

Governorates and Districts Directorates of Antiquities

Directorates of Antiquities Distributed in all governorates of the Kingdom and brigades, which is characterized by the High number of archaeological sites . Directorates refers to Deputy Director-General of provinces.
Directorates concerned with the Antiquities in the provinces for implementation of the policy of the Department through following tasks:
  • To maintain the archaeological sites and the Cultural Heritage of the Directorate
  • implementation of Jordan Antiquities law and Cultural Heritage and communicate with the security and judicial matters to law enforcement.
  •  Preparation of plans of exploration, maintenance and repairs and surveys in the archaeological sites of the Directorate and the implementation of these plans.
  • Follow the work of international archaeological missions working in the archaeological sites of the Directorate.
  •  Coordinating with the relevant authorities in the implementation of infrastructure projects and development projects to conduct archaeological surveys prior to the implementation and follow-up implementation.
  • Raising awareness of the importance of cultural heritage.
  • Issuing building permits for private properties and licensing quarries and sand stores in cooperation with the relevant authorities.
Directorate of Antiquities of Irbid
Location: Irbid, main street opposite to Safeway stores.
Phone:
7275817 2 00962
Fax: 7277066 2 00962

Directorate of Antiquities of Umm Qais

Location: Umm Qais, the archaeological site.
Phone:
7500071 2 00962
Fax: 7500071 2 00962

Directorate of Antiquities of Al - Qoura

Location: Alo Qura, Deir Abu Said.
Phone:
6521630 2 00962
Fax: 6521630 2 00962
Directorate of Antiquities of northern Jordan Valley
Location: Tabqat fahel, opposite to to the archaeological site.
Phone:
6560849 2 00962
Fax: 6560849 2 00962

Ramtha Antiquities Division

Location: Ramtha.
Phone:
7383454 2 00962
Fax: 7383454 2 00962
Directorate of Antiquities of Mafrag
Site Mafrag, within the archaeological site of Al-Fdayn.
Phone: 6233172 2 00962
Fax: 6231885 2 00962
Directorate of Antiquities of Ajloun
Location: Ajloun, the Great Mosque Street Ajloun
Phone:
6420956 2 00962
Fax: 6420206 2 00962

Directorate of Antiquities of Jerash

Location: Jerash, The archaeological site
Phone:
6342502 2 00962
Fax: 6351014 2 00962

Directorate of Antiquities of Al-Balqa

Location: Salt Street, Prince Hamzah Bin Al Hussein, Beit Tuqan.
Phone:
3555651 5 00962 / 3555653 5 00962
Fax: 3553345 5 00962

Directorate of Antiquities of Central Valley

Location: Deir Alla opposite to the archaeological Tel of Deir Alla.
Phone:
3570412 5 00962
Fax: 3570415 5 00962

Directorate of Antiquities of Amman

Location: Jabal Amman, Third Circle, opposite the InterContinental Hotel Amman.
Phone:
4631306 6 00962
Fax: 4631307 6 00962

Directorate of Antiquities of Zarqa

Location: Al- Zarqa, Autostrad, opposite to Safeway.
Phone:
3650095 5 00962
Fax: 3653974 5 00962

Desert palaces Antiquities Division 

Location: Al Azrag, campus of Al - Azrag Castle.
Phone:
3834044 5 00962
Fax: 3834044 5 00962

Directorate of Antiquities of Madaba

Location: Madaba, Al Balqa street.
Phone:
3244189 5 00962 / 3244056 5 00962
Fax: 3244056 5 00962

Directorate of Antiquities of Karak

Location: Al-Karak, Gate of al-Karak Castle.
Phone: 2355669 3 00962
Fax: 2354669 3 00962

Directorate of Antiquities of Al Qasr

Location: Al Qasr, main street, west to police station.
Phone:
2315481 3 00962
Fax: 2315481 3 00962

Directorate of Antiquities of southern Jordan Valley

Location: Ghor Safi, Prophet Lot cave.
Phone:
2302845 3 00962
Fax: 2302845 3 00962

Directorate of Antiquities of Tafila

Location: Tafila, next to Al Syariah Court.
Phone:
2241178 3 00962
Fax: 2241434 3 00962

Directorate of Antiquities of Ma’an

Location: Maan, Ottoman castle.
Phone: 2134816 3 00962
Fax: 2134815 3 00962

Directorate of Antiquities of Aqaba

Location: Aqaba, Al Sharif Hussein bin Ali residence.
Phone:
2019063 3 00962
Fax: 2022023 3 00962