Petra: Lost City of Stone Exhibition Text
by AMNH on
This exhibition tells the story of the beautiful ancient city of Petra, one of the most influential and prosperous cities in antiquity. Discover the story of this thriving metropolis at the crossroads of the ancient world’s major land trade routes and of the technological virtuosity that allowed the Nabataeans to build and maintain Petra in the harsh desert environment. Originally displayed with more than 200 objects.