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Madaba Archaeological Park

Hussein bin Ali Street, Madaba 17110, Jordan
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good56%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Hussein bin Ali Street, Madaba 17110, Jordan
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We almost past this place by, but luckily a worker was smoking outside the gate and called us in. It's easy to just wander around and look at the beautiful mosaics and Roman ruins. There's some information in English and the workers seem happy to...More

Thank rhmcdonald
Reviewed 1 week ago

Restoration and excavation in the early 1990s created this open-air museum and it contains collection of ruins and fine mosaics from the Madaba area. The mosaic that you will see here has been brought from various spots in the town. It’s a small place but...More

Thank voyagerclicks
Reviewed 1 week ago

In Madaba Archaeological Park you may find other outstanding mosaics from different historical buildings/sites placed on the spot or from the area around the town: Church of the Virgin Mary, Hippolytus Hall, Ma'in Complex. The access is free if you have a Jordan Pass. The...More

Thank Lucian M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice mosaics. A big part was closed and we got the idea that with a guide we could see everything. After the visit we were invited to a mosaicshop where we could see how you make mosaics.

Thank Jan-Auwke D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great place to wander around - the mosaics are amazing. Although there were quite a few people around it seemed like a very peaceful and relaxing place to soak up some history.

Thank ChicaSmile
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Well preserved on-site mosaics at Virgin Mary Church inside the Park is a must-see. Also have a good collection of mosaics coming from other sites.

Thank Ktong002
Reviewed 24 November 2017

The Madaba Archaeological Park is only a small one compared with others in Jordan, there are 2 parts to it and you won't need more than an hour to do both. There are a lot if mosaics to look at and an old stone street,...More

2  Thank Andyrock81
Reviewed 19 October 2017

Well worth a look if not just to get a sense of how old Madaba is and also the importance it holds in the old world.

Thank dazcarroll
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

As is the case in many parts of Jordan this place clearly suffers from a lack of investment. There's some nice mosaics and an old road but not a lot to retain your interest for more than half an hour really.

1  Thank Iammmattdoran
Reviewed 11 September 2017

There is not a whole lot going on here especially compared to the archeological wonders you get to explore in the rest of Jordan but you might as well. Its ok. It will probably not be the aspect of the trip you are righting home...More

Thank Kris P
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