© Photo: Haupt & Binder
The Umayyad palace from the mid 8th cent., close to Amman's airport, is world-famous for its carved ornamentation. Remains can be seen on the site, extensively restored in 2013.
Recommendations for cultural travellers: Contemporary art, art history, architecture, design, cultural heritage
Web guide, including informative photo tours with interactive maps and special presentations of venues, sites, events
In cooperation with theJordan Tourism Board