Hisham's Palace, Jericho

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Walk among the remains of Hisham's Palace, a palace from the first half of the 8th century as you magine it in its full glory. The complex has three main parts: the palace, the bath complex, and the agricultural estate. Learn about the Umayyad period art from the palace's decorative elements, and visit the remains of two mosques. You will see many mosaics, but the most famous one is the exquisite mosaic featuring the Tree of Life in the bath complex of the audience room. Add Hisham's Palace to your Jericho travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Jericho trip maker app .
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  • I’ve been at Hisham’s Palace during my one day trip to Jericho. Unfortunately a big part of it is closed at the moment as they do some working on it. Therefore I was not able to see all the mosaic flo...  more »
  • Not too much to see but worth the visit for once again, the mosaic tiles in the bathhouse. Worth the visit.  more »
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  • Love it, I live 100 meters away
  • Wonderful palace of Omeyad period. Some parts are closed for restoration and will be open in 2020
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