Best Things To Do in Amman, Jordan

An exotic city in Jordan, Amman is full of museums, amphitheaters and other monuments and places from the ancient era which make it so beautiful and unique. There are museums and mosques, which are full of sculptures and carvings from the ancient era and are decorating the place to add to the beauty and grandeur of it, till date. To add to the modern quirk and taste of it, there is the Royal Automobile Museum as well! A culturally blessed and diversely rich city, it has many outlets and options when it comes to things to do in Amman.

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Must see places in Amman ranked on popularity. Here is the complete list of best attractions in Amman and point of interests to visit.

  1. # 1 of 75 Things To Do in Amman | Added 275 times in trip plans
    Amman Citadel

    Tags: Neighborhoods

    Address: Amman, Jordan

    Timings: 08:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    This hill, one of the seven that make up Amman, is of historical interest not just to the country of Jordan back to the entire human race. It has been settled by humans for more than 18,000 years as f...Read more

  2. # 2 of 75 Things To Do in Amman | Added 21 times in trip plans
    Roman Amphitheatre Image
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    Tags: Historical Site, Amphitheater

    Address: The Hashemite Plaza, Al-Hashemi St., Amman, Jordan

    Timings: 08:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    This beautifully restored ancient second-century Roman amphitheatre that seats 6000 people is an easily accessible landmark. It was built back in the day when Amman was known as Philadelphia. Which is...Read more

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    The Royal Automobile Museum

    Tags: Museum, Automobile Museum

    Address: Al-Sha'b St, Amman, Jordan

    Timings: 10:00 am - 07:00 pm Details

    Commissioned by King Abdullah in 2003, this Museum showcases about 70 gorgeous cars, mostly relating to the history of Jordan, but also some other curiosities. Most of the collection belonged to King ...Read more

  4. # 4 of 75 Things To Do in Amman | Added 259 times in trip plans
    Rainbow Street

    Tags: Walking Area, Streets

    Address: Rainbow St. Amman Jordan

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Running from First Circle to Mango Street, this is an all-purpose street has lots of attractions, restaurants, pubs, administrative buildings, and shops. It is also home of the local artistic communit...Read more

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    The Jordan Museum

    Tags: Museum

    Address: The Jordan Museum, Ali Ben Abi Taleb St. 10, Amman 11183, Jordan

    Timings: 10:00 am - 02:00 pm Details

    With archaeological artifacts from various sites from across the country this 1951 museum is now the largest in the country. The museum in its current form was overseen by Queen Rania. Covering a...Read more

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    Al Balad - Downtown Amman

    Tags: Old Town

    Address: Al-Urdon St. Amman Jordan

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    The area cradled between the Royal Hashemite Court, the Hashemite Plaza and the Citadel is the oldest part of the city. This was the section inhabited by people during the Neolithic Age. The Seven Hil...Read more

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    Jordan Archaeological Museum

    Tags: Museum

    Address: Museum St, Amman Citadel, Amman, Jordan

    Timings: 08:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Thoug technically located inside the Citadel ground, the Jordan Archaeological Museum is prominent enough to be it’s own attraction. Established in 1951 it exhibits finds from archaeological sit...Read more

  8. # 8 of 75 Things To Do in Amman | Added 426 times in trip plans
    King Abdullah Mosque

    Tags: Mosque, Religious Site

    Address: King Abdullah I Mosque, Abdali st. Amman, Jordan

    Timings: 08:00 am - 02:00 pm Details

    Surrounded by important buildings such as Ministry of Justice, the Parliament, and the Ministry of Education is a building more important still. It is the country's foremost mosque, a grand and opulen...Read more

  9. # 9 of 75 Things To Do in Amman | Added 80 times in trip plans
    Qasr Al-kharanah

    Tags: Castle

    Address: Amman Governorate, Jordan

    Timings: 08:00 am - 04:00 pm Details

    Out in the arid plains outside of Amman you will find many stand-alone castles, structures with a mystique unlike any other. This is one of the more famous ones, and also one of the most photogenic. I...Read more

  10. # 10 of 75 Things To Do in Amman | Added 488 times in trip plans
    Children's Museum

    Tags: Museum, Children Museum

    Address: Al-Sha'b St, Amman Jordan

    Timings: 09:00 am - 05:30 pm Details

    This is one of the best children's museum on the planet. It is an initiative of Queen Rania, next to the Royal automobile museum. With over 150 exhibits spread over more than 7000 square meters, this ...Read more

  11. # 11 of 75 Things To Do in Amman | Added 225 times in trip plans
    City Mall

    Tags: Mall, Shopping Center

    Address: King Abdullah II, Amman, Jordan

    Timings: 10:00 am - 10:00 pm Details

    Opened in 2006 and spreading over an area of 160000 square meters this is the city's main shopping mall. It has all the usual fare - including branded apparel, jewelry, electronics and accessory outle...Read more

  12. # 12 of 75 Things To Do in Amman | Added 119 times in trip plans
    Cave Of The Seven Sleepers

    Tags: Cave

    Address: Ahl Al-Kahf St., Amman, Jordan

    Timings: 09:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    The legend of the seven sleepers of Ephesus is the story about a group of young men who spent 300 years inside this cave to escape religious persecution by Roman Emperor Trajan, and only then emerged....Read more

  13. # 13 of 75 Things To Do in Amman | Added 1 time in trip plans
    Jebel Al Weibdeh Image
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    Tags: Neighborhoods

    Address: Al Weibdeh Hotel Apartments, Mohammad Ali Ajlouni St 8, Amman 11191, Jordan

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    This hilltop neighbourhood is one of the trendiest areas in the city. Tourists, students, expats, and locals all make a point to visit this area for the shear culture it houses. There are many boutiqu...Read more

  14. # 14 of 75 Things To Do in Amman | Added 204 times in trip plans
    Roman Nymphaeum Amman

    Address: Al-Hashemi St., Amman, Jordan

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    This ancient Roman structure built in the second century, close to the Amphitheater and the Odeon, is a partially preserved public fountain. Public fountains used to be a very important part of Roman ...Read more

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    The Odeon Theater

    Tags: Theatre

    Address: Al-Hashemi St., Amman, Jordan

    This is the third of the three major Roman structures in the city. The Odeon is usually a smaller theater next to a larger Amphitheater in the Roman world. Accordingly, this 500-seat ancient theater b...Read more

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