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Get away from the beach

Well worth ythe 2Euro admission to see how the middle classes lived in the Byzantine age. Good... read more

Reviewed November 13, 2016
Chester, United Kingdom
Worth the 2 euros!

This is an old estate from the 19th century which has been converted to a museum. It is really... read more

Reviewed December 9, 2015
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3 weeks ago
“Must visit”
Jun 7, 2018
This is a 17th century Turkish merchant's house, recently renovated and now open to the public. Petra's #2 sight after the church
Petra 81109, Greece
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful restoration project work a visitin the center of Petra just up a side street only two Euro's entrance fee per person

Thank Glad T
Reviewed June 7, 2018 via mobile

It's well maintained but the visit takes litteraly ten minutes... Not much to see... A bit disappointing...

Thank Lutitlu
Reviewed June 1, 2017

We had a wonder around on our own as no one else there at the time 2€ each to get in , times are up outside the house. Read the information downstairs on the walls before you go up. Good restoration work done on the...More

Thank Irene T
Reviewed November 13, 2016

Well worth ythe 2Euro admission to see how the middle classes lived in the Byzantine age. Good escape from the tourist traps and beach. Very centrasl. Great regeneration project.

Thank Big-DChesterUK
Reviewed August 9, 2016

This house located in the center of Petra is really interesting, and the cost is only 2 €. Well restored, the rooms and the paintings are wonderful.

Thank Marian S
Reviewed June 14, 2016

Fascinating! On a very hot day, spending some time in this historic home was a great way to cool off and get a glimpse into the past.

1  Thank elisewander
Reviewed December 9, 2015

This is an old estate from the 19th century which has been converted to a museum. It is really interesting to see how people lived 200 years ago. There are many common things with houses found in the broader area, starting from Romania all the...More

Thank blugosi
Reviewed September 19, 2015

Situated just off the main square in Petra, beautiful house full of pictures, furniture and explanation signs, there was plenty to see and well worth the visit.

Thank suziCheshire
Reviewed August 27, 2015

This is rather well-hidden, but is the home of a businessman from the early nineteenth century, which has been restored. There is a good introductory exhibition downstairs, and then the house has been put in more or less its original form upstairs where the family...More

Thank Nobletim
Reviewed July 21, 2015 via mobile

We are once again in Petra and as usual walking through the market place,we have stopped at this nice complex with beautiful houses renovated.Well worth to pay a visit it while still in Petra.

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