© Photo: Haupt & Binder

Street of Facades

The area dubbed as "Street of Facades" is a cliff face with a cluster of tombs arranged in ascending rows, with crow-stepped attics and simple rectangular entrances. They are also called Theater Necropolis, for some specialists considered the oldest burial ground in Petra.

© Photo: Haupt & Binder

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