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National Archaeological Museum: Tours & Tickets

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A collection of unusual archaeological finds in this museum includes famous Dead Sea Scrolls, preserved skulls and rhinoceros teeth that date back 200,000 years.
Old Town, Amman, Jordan
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Enjoyed the visit here as part of the ticket price for the Citadel. Some special exhibits available - could do with some more information boards to highlight the importance of some of the pieces here but worth a visit

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Nokiarae
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Well worth visiting this interesting little old museum located within The Citadel complex....lots of interesting displays and ancient artifacts.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Helenjen
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I love this museum which seems to be straight out of the 1950s but has some amazing exhibits and the more often you go the more you get out of it. Yes it is a bit old fashioned and dusty but you can get up...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Caroh1000
Reviewed 8 September 2019

This museum is small but a has a lot of pre-historic artifacts of life in the area. It's small so it doesn't take a lot of time to see all the displays.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank tayrich99
Reviewed 18 August 2019

Firstly there is no air conditioning. There are some interesting older tools and jewels and the usual collection of historic dresses. Of some importance are the oldest known man made statues of humans as well as a sort of translator being a stone tablet written...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Colin L
Reviewed 14 June 2019

Although it is a relatively small place, it still has its charms and I never miss out on visiting it when I'm in Amman

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Karin-Ioannou-Wokoun
Reviewed 14 May 2019

My daughter and I enjoyed seeing the many unique pieces displayed here! I recommend taking this in during your time at the Citadel.

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 11 May 2019

As part of the activities at the Old Citadle of Amman it is very rich museum although it is small one ... enjoy the visit

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Darwihs
Reviewed 11 May 2019

The history and quality of artifacts and underlying history in this small and unassuming location was thoroughly enjoyable. Take your time and get around to each display. The stuff here and the history dating back thousands of years is priceless

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank GandM_Travels
Reviewed 8 May 2019

The National Archaeological museum is perched on the Citadel, the highest of Amman's many hills and has stupendous views, the best being past the towering columns of the Temple of Hercules. The Citadel is a huge site continuously occupied for 3650 years at least, the...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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