Jordan Field School Trips

Here are some of the places you will visit!

The Sikh-Entrance to Petra

Night View of Amman (PC: Marc Ullom)

Part of the Madaba Map (PC: Berthold Werner)

By Berthold Werner (Own work) [GFDL ( or CC BY 3.0 (], via Wikimedia Commons

Wadi Mujib (PC: Berthold Werner)

Optional Jerusalem Tour

Old City, Jerusalem (PC: Nettadi)

Old City and East Jerusalem, Garden Tomb, Jaffa Gate, the Citadel, Holy Sepulchre Church, Christian Quarter Road, Mt. Zion, the Upper Room, David’s Tomb, House of Caiaphas, Mount of Olives overlook of the city; Garden of Gethsemane, Via Delarosa, City of David, Hezekiah’s Tunnel, Pool of Siloam, Evening in West Jerusalem.

Optional trip to Bethlehem.

[i] The  Jordan Field School (JFS) Hisban Excavations is a collaborative undertaking organized by Andrews University’s Institute of Archaeology and College of Arts and Sciences in cooperation with the Department of Antiquities of Jordan; the Municipality of Hisban; the American Center for Oriental Research (ACOR); the German-Jordanian University; the Madaba Plains Project; Missouri State University; the University of Bonn and the University of Oslo. Senior director of the JFS is Professor Oystein S. LaBianca (Andrews); Director of the Hisban Excavations is Professor Bethany Walker (Missouri State); Ms Maria Elena Ronza is Director of the Hisban Cultural Heritage Project and Administrative Director for JFS and Hisban Excavations.

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