Department of Antiquities

Jordan Archaeological Museum

Jordan Archaeological Museum

This museum was built in 1952 and located on the top of Amman Citadel in the center of Amman, and includes collections of artifacts from various locations of Jordan. The objects are arranged in a chronological order from the Neolithic period to the Islamic period. The museum's exhibits include pieces of pottery, glass, metal, plaster, stone, inscriptions, seals and collections of gold jewelries and coins representing various historical periods. One of the most important objects of the museum is Ain Ghazal`s Status, dating back to about 6000 BC.

Museum curator Khaleel Hamdan
Fax 06/4656924 06/4619768
Mobile Number 06/4638795
E-mail KHALIHAMDAN3@HOTMAIL.COM
Ticket Price 0.25 quarter for the Jordanian local community - three dinars for foreign tourists.
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