- This is the extraordinary Petra Theater, situated 600 m from the centre of Petra, Jordan.
- This theater could accommodate approximately 8500 people, who would come here to attend cultural performances.
Can you believe that most of it was carved out of a solid rock?
- Apparently, the monument was carved in the mountainside during the reign of King Aretas IV (4 BCE - 27 CE). However, the Romans rebuilt the stage back wall.
- ? by: Davydov Photography