Umm Ar Rasas attractions

Church in Umm Ar Rasas

Church of St Stephen

The ruined Church of St Stephen, protected by a large hangar, is one of four churches in the original village of Umm Ar Rasas. Inside, the magnificent mosaics date back to about AD 785. Even if you have mosaic fatig…
Ruins in Umm Ar Rasas

Kastron Mefaa

The Umm Ar Rasas site spans the expansive ruins of Kastron Mefaa (mentioned in the Bible as the Roman military outpost of Mephaath). The ruins encompass four churches (including the Church of Lions, with impressive …