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Address: Amman, Jordan
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This archaeological landmark features remnants from several different...

This archaeological landmark features remnants from several different cultures.

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We loved this visit .it has a very nice view for the roman theater and the city centre. We had nice photos together.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We loved this visit .it has a very nice view for the roman theater and the city centre. We had nice photos together.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Wonderful place to visit if you're a historic buff who loves historical places. A must see next to Petra. Bring waterbottle and snacks. Others are very friendly and polite.

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Amman, Jordan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

A beautiful look at history. It was interesting to see Roman, Christian and Muslim ruins combined in one place. Save time for the museum on the property. Its worth it to pay for a guide so you learn more about the history.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The Citadel sits on a high Hill in Amman. There's plenty to see there, but the most important structures are the Temple of Hercules, the Ummayad Palace, the Byzantine Church and the Jordanian Archeological Museum which houses collection of antiquities from different ages. Started few years ago, the Citadel started to host different occasions and concerts. It is worth visiting... More 

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Lahore, Pakistan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

One of the best view of downtown from citadel specially in evening. Temple of Hercules is also in citadel one of the must to do in amman

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Mexico City, Mexico
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Interesting to see the Citadel and what may be the city in the past. In good conservation and as I was explained, some time used to private parties and concerts. Should be interesting attending one. Very strict in the time of closing, 5.30pm, so not be late. If you are in by that hour you have about 60 minutes, enough... More 

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

A must visit place!! Great view and history can't believe it exist in Amman. Check out Amman history with museum

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Salmiyah, Kuwait
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

An exciting peace of history not to be missed right in Amman. Be sure to have a tour guide here else a lot of trivia would be missed out. Our guide was "Mohammed", an old guy who spoke i think 15 languages (Including Hindu, Mewari) and has stayed in various countries in his life but more on that later. The... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great history and view of Amman. Get a guide. It was worth the price. History covered many centuries.

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Citadel offers amazing views across parts of the city as well as plenty of architectural monuments. The museum has interesting artefacts but with limited information. There is no shade so is hot in the summer. The price is very cheap.

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