About Jordan Museum

Located in the new downtown area of Ras al-'Ayn, the Jordan Museum celebrates the country's deep human history with its aesthetically-designed galleries. It also serves as the national center for learning and knowledge of Jordan's history and culture.


Must See

  • Ancient artifacts from 100000 BC through 800 AD.
  • 9,000-year-old statues
  • The Dead Sea Scrolls
  • The family tree of languages

How to reach

Buses are overcrowded and unreliable. Take a taxi. It is cheaper in Amman than most other cities. Tariff/km is around 0.72 JD and a 1-hour wait costs 5 JD.


  • Follow a respectable dress code 
  • Don't forget to look at the Dead Sea Scrolls.
  • Respect and follow the museum etiquette.
  • The museum has complete air conditioning so one should dress accordingly.
  • As all signs are in English as well as in Arabic, it's easy to understand.
  • Photography allowed except for the Dead Sea Scrolls area.

Visit Time

Sunday                      9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Monday                      9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.         

Tuesday                     Closed

Wednesday                9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Thursday                    9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Friday                         10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Saturday                     9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

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Waiting Time

2 to 5 minutes to buy the tickets


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Entrance Fee


For Residents: 1 JD 

For Tourists and non-Jordanians: 5 JD 

For Jordanians or non-Jordanian residents aged 13 to 18: 500 fils (Half of Dinar: 1 Dinar consists of 1000 fils) 

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Time you can spend

2 to 3 hours


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