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This archaeological landmark features remnants from several different cultures.
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Amman, Jordan
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

If u are interested in knowing tje history of jordan and humanity u should visit this place as huge mumber of figures and small sculpture that explain how human mind and thinking evolved threw the decades. Plus a top view of the amman

Thank Hazem a
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to this place in our first day in Jordan and it was amazing visit if you are looking and enjoy history. There are also many good places for taking picture. basically this place was ruins from 3 empires which was conquered Jordan. We...More

Thank drukken
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very impressive! I highly recommend that you hire one of the tour guides as they will make your trip there more enjoyable. The guides charge a rate of $30JD for the group. If you prefer there are photographers there that will take up to 20...More

Thank fcorona09
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hercules Colossal statue...Don't miss Hand and shoulder.....Roman Museum and vestiges.....Byzantine ruins as well...

Thank Annesophie M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Much history all around. Hire a local guide who will speak impeccable English to help explain the layers of history from pre-historic cultures through the Amonite period, Roman/Byzantine, Islamic.

Thank Ed P
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a spectacular visit where we marched through Greek, ROma, and arabic archeological sites in the citadel. I would recommand to free three hours to visit it at least where you can start from Hercules Temple (and the surroundings) the views to Juna Mountain,...More

Thank JemoScout
Reviewed 1 week ago

Worth a visit as some parts of the site are still in good condition. The views though are spectacular and there are some great photo opportunities. Sad though that the authorities are not keeping it in a better state.

Reviewed 1 week ago

The Citadel is located at the heart of the city and offers a fabulous panoramic view of the entire city. The historical and archaeological parts of this tourist attraction are absolutely phenomenal. The only downside is the museum which is a little small and not...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

There's plenty to see here but the Citadel's most striking sights are the Temple of Hercules and the Ummayad Palace. Located in the center of Amman, this is the site of ancient Rabbath-Ammon. This is a nice place to visit for a couple of hours...More

Thank voyagerclicks
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Thousands years of history in one spot. Add to it a prime spot to gaze at downtown amman. A must visit. Only downside is the museum which need a proper retrofit.

Thank Moody3000
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23 June 2017|
Response from AbdulDeJordania | Property representative |
Yes. It´s going to be opened from 09h30 to 17h00
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Our travel agency is Tania Tours. I do as a driver & guide all over the country. Very serious, knowlegable and we do care of our clients. Welcome to Jordan.
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