Documentary Film based on Gibson's book: Qur'anic Geography
 

 

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PETRA
 
Arriving at Petra
 
The Walk Into Petra
 
The Siq
 
The Small Siq
 
Treasury
 
Street of Facades
 
Water Works
 
The Theater
 
The Royal Tombs
 
High Place
 
Colonnade Street
 
Great Temple
 
Temple of Al Uzza
 
Temple of Dushares
 
The Museum 
 
The Dier 
 
Al Habis
 
Um Al-Biera
 
Jebal Haroun
 
City of Board Games
 
Snake Monument
 
Sabara Suburb
 
City Walls/Map
 
Al Beidha
 
Al Beidha Village
 
Churches
 
Kubtha High Place
 
Wadi Nmeir 
 
Small Delights
 
The Bedul
 
Petra Today 
 
Petra Park
 
Is Petra the
Holy City of Islam?
 
 
 
 
 

 PETRA: The Petra Museum

 entrance

 elephant capitals

Elephant capitals down close so you can actually touch them and see them.

Below: Display cases with lots of interesting items on display.

 museum displays

coin 

Above: There are a number of other Nabataean coins on display, as well as coins from neighboring civilizations

 museum displays

  coin

Silver Nabataean coin on display

water pipes

Water pipes on display

clay lamp

The museum also has an excellent display of Nabataean potter, including this well preserved lamp.