Department of Antiquities

As-Salt Archaeological Museum

As-Salt Archaeological Museum

Established in 1983 as a regional museum of al-Balqa governorate, it is located in one of the old heritage houses of the city, Beit Toukan (Toukan house). The exhibits in this museum are arranged in a chronological order and includes artifacts from the archaeological excavations, most of which were conducted in al-Balqa. Artifacts dates back to the periods from the Stone Age to the Islamic period.

Museum curator Mohammed Kharabsheh
Fax 3553345/05
Mobile Number 3555651/05 0777763282
E-mail MOHAMADH@LIVE.COM
Ticket Price 0.25 JD for Jordanians - 2 JDs for foreign tourists.
Visit Dates
    Summer
  • Ticketing: 8:00 am - 7:00 pm.
  • Sites and Museums: 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM.
  • Winter
  • Ticketing: 8:00 am - 4:30 pm.
  • Sites and Museums: 8:00 am - 5:30 pm.