Whatever the light and whatever the weather, the forum, with its organ-pipe columns arranged around an unusual oval-shaped plaza, is...
On the western side of the cardo maximus is the agora or macellum, where people gathered for public meetings around the central fountain.
The vaulted passageway, under the courtyard of the Temple of Zeus, is a good starting point in Jerash's ancient city. When your eyes...
Roman Army & Chariot Experience
Have you ever considered how and why Rome managed to conquer the lands of the Middle East so easily? Pay a visit to the spectacular...
Across the road from the city walls of Jerash, this popular spot specialises in charcoal-roasted chicken, lamb and mixed vegetables. Of...
Before you finish exploring the ancient city of Jerash, visit the small museum just above the forum. It houses a small but worthwhile selection of artefacts from the site, such as mosaics, glass, gold jewellery and coins found in a tomb near Hadrian’s Arch. Almost as good as the exhibits is the view the hill affords of Jerash, ancient and modern, spread across either side of the town’s defining wadi.