السبت، 17 ديسمبر، 2011

Museum of Irbid

Irbid Museum of Antiquities Department has set up this museum, and contains many artifacts discovered in the areas of Irbid, and is the oldest museum in the province. Vamt where the Ministry of Culture founded in the second half of the last century (the sixties
Establishment of the museum
The foundations of Irbid Archaeological Museum in the early sixties with the opening of the Office of the effects of Irbid, and was a one room is located on the back of Tel Irbid Archaeological, and this was the room containing some of the pieces found during archaeological excavations that were conducted in the province. With the passage of time, and the multiplicity of archaeological excavations in the province, and increase the archaeological finds, hired in 1984 building in the southern neighborhood of the city of Irbid, and allocated the ground floor as a museum and offers a broad archaeological treasures discovered, Byzantine and Islamic.

 The contents of the museum
Among the most important content at the Museum showcases the effects of Irbid: Antique pottery and glass dating back to different eras ranging archaeological and ancient Neolithic until the Islamic era. Collected a large number of effects from the results of archaeological excavations sponsored by the Department of Antiquities in cooperation with the international archaeological missions, and most of these effects due to the multiple historical periods. Begins the third thousand BC, and continues through the ages Hellenistic and Romanian

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