The University of Jordan National Heritage Museum (متحف التراث الشعبي)

The University of Jordan Heritage Museum collection represents the life style of Jordanians in villages and badiyah (countryside) throughout the 19th and early 20th centuries. The collection was originally gathered by the students of the university, later on the collection expanded through purchases and gifts. The museum has a paper archive along with word file formats that include a description of the object and its use in traditional life, its resource as well as a photographic documentation.

Data and Resources

Additional Info

Field Value
Author Tariq Muhairat (Museum Curator)
Last Updated September 27, 2020, 07:12 (BST)
Created February 27, 2020, 11:30 (GMT)
Project URL http://archaeology.ju.edu.jo/Lists/FacMusems/Disp_Form.aspx?ID=2
Project team

Tariq Muhairat (Museum Curator)

Project status Completed
Citation information

Muhairat T., (2020), personal communication. 30 January

Time Periods Modern, Hashemite
Data type Text report, Databases