Monastery, Petra

Monastery with Donkey
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Misleadingly named based on crosses scratched on the wall, this beautiful rock-carved structure is not a monastery but a Nabatean temple, built around the 1st century BCE.

Go Historic ID
318202
Short URL
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Names
Monastery
Address

Petra, Jordan
Coordinates
30.348352° N, 35.437753° E
Date Published
October 8, 2013
Last Updated
April 11, 2015