Documentary Film based on Gibson's book: Qur'anic Geography



The Sacred City from Glasshouse Media on Vimeo.

Arriving at Petra
The Walk Into Petra
The Siq
The Small Siq
Street of Facades
Water Works
The Theater
The Royal Tombs
High Place
Colonnade Street
Great Temple
Temple of Al Uzza
Temple of Dushares
The Museum 
The Dier 
Al Habis
Um Al-Biera
Jebal Haroun
City of Board Games
Snake Monument
Sabara Suburb
City Walls/Map
Al Beidha
Al Beidha Village
Kubtha High Place
Wadi Nmeir 
Small Delights
The Bedul
Petra Today 
Petra Park
Is Petra the
Holy City of Islam?


PETRA: The Temple of Al Uzza
(The Temple of the Winged Lions)
temple from across wadi

Temple from above

 Block God with face

The American Expedition to Petra (Utah University) started work on this site in 1974 and are still excavating to this day. They have uncovered a wealth of material as well as the famous eye idol below.

You can visit Dr. Hammond's site at this link:

American Expedition to Petra