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Burnt Palace, east wing

Remains of a Byzantine residence, built at the end of the 6th / beginning of the 7th century, burnt down probably during the earthquake of 747.

In the background, the shelter of the Martyr’s Church (Church of al-Khadir).

© Photo: Haupt & Binder

Archaeological Park 2

Western section: the Burnt Palace with two wings, the Martyrs' Church (al-Khadir), and remains of a paved courtyard and Roman street.

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