conservation image Middle Eastern Geodatabase for Antiquities (MEGA) - Jordan
A project of the Getty Conservation Institute

Ruins of the great temple of Hercules (Herakles), constructed during the 2nd century AD, stand today at the site of the Amman citadel in the heart of the modern capital city of Amman, which during the Greco-Roman era was a Decapolis city known as Philadelphia. Photo: Alison Dalgity