Conservation of the 1st‐Century Temple of the Winged Lions at Petra, Phase 2

This project continues work begun under a previous AFCP grant to conserve the temple and build local capacity to protect the site.

One of the most important structures at the site of ancient Petra, the temple is believed to have been used for the worship of the main Nabataean goddess. [Photo credit: Project organizer]

Project Details


Location: Petra, Jordan, Middle East, Asia Organiser(s): American Center of Oriental Research (ACOR) Funder(s): U.S. Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation Funding received: $200,000 (USB) Commencement Date: 09/2015 Project Status: Completed
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