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All reviews roman road virgin mary an open air museum nice introduction beautiful mosaics worth a visit byzantine times st george's church old world mosaic floors byzantine era on display guided tour visitor center mosaic work mosaic map mount nebo
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

For 3 JDinar you can visit the Madaba Archaeological Park and enjoy the preservation of some beautiful and big mosaics. The park also includes an antique roman road. It’s a quick visit tho

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank marc21m
Reviewed 1 week ago

Much like st George church there is a great mosaic on the floor. Its difficult to get a good angle for a picture but the guide was very helpful.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank jo-schops
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The good - the mosaics. But that’s why you will be there anyway. The bad: the guides, who are nothing more than a scam. They speak barely understandable english. They will rush you past the sites, muble three words that are on the information panels...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank buizenbak
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Madaba Archaeological Park showcases many impressive, beautiful mosaics, and even if you've seen mosaics elsewhere in Jordan (as you likely have, since they're located in many places), this site is worth checking out.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Brittany_11_10
Reviewed 15 January 2019

This "park" is an open air museum with some large, beautiful and intricate mosaics from the Byzantine era. It's located in the center of the Madaba town at walkable distance to other sites like St George's Church & John the Baptist's Church. Some of the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank AnkurPankur
Reviewed 6 January 2019

We only discovered this place on our third visit to Madaba, and really enjoyed it. It is great when visiting with kids, as they can freely run around. We really like the old roman houses and the peaceful atmosphere of this place.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Nandini76
Reviewed 3 January 2019

This is a very vague museum. I found it very boring. There is not much to see apart from the mosaics found in various places of Jordan during excavation.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank bongmonktravels
Reviewed 23 December 2018

Located about 20 miles southwest of Amman, Jordan, this rich archaeological site encompasses many features, including Saint George Church and Mount Nebo, the site about 3,400 feet above Mediterranean Sea level, believed to be the site where Moses viewed the Land of Cannan—the Promised Land—shortly...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank DeanMurphy2020
Reviewed 27 November 2018

It was interesting to see, the Roman road went through this area and the mosaics are still highly coloured in some areas.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 20 October 2018 via mobile

This is actually quite an expansive site right in the centre of Madaba.... There are quite a number of early ruins to see, with excellent walkways giving uninterrupted views. I would suggest going to the visitors centre first and asking them to show you the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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