Department of Antiquities

Petra Museum

Petra Museum

The museum opened in April 1994 and consists of three main halls:
The first hall is dedicated for the history of the Nabataeans and the geology of Petra in addition to the Neolithic artifacts.
The second room is dedicated to archaeological excavations in the Petra region and it is presented chronologically. 
The third hall contains a set of artifacts such as: ceramic lamps, bronze and pottery figures, colorful and ceramics, coins, jewelry, as well as various pottery pieces and jars of various sizes.