As Salt Things to Do

  • Markets - Salt
    Markets - Salt
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  • Abu Jaber Mansion
    Abu Jaber Mansion
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  • Abu Jaber Mansion
    Abu Jaber Mansion
    by PierreZA

Most Viewed Things to Do in As Salt

  • 1. Salt Archaeological Museum

    Considered one of the finest of the Ottoman-period mansions of as-Salt, Beit Abu Jaber was built in 1892 and likely named after a certain Abu Jaber family. The foundation of the structure and the...

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  • 2. Architecture

    As-Salt was built on a very hilly terrain. The centre of town lies in the middle of a deep valley and the town spreads up the surrounding hills. The effect is quite picturesque with the houses stacked...

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  • 3. Al-Hammam Street

    Named after an Arab Bath that no longer exists, al-Hammam Street is the main traditional shopping street in historic as-Salt. The narrow pedestrianised street wraps around the contours of a hill...

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  • 4. Abu Jaber Mansion

    This beautiful building is in the process of being restored. It is beautiful from the outside. I was told that it would be open for visitors within 2 weeks (that is from 30 April) when I was there. It...

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  • 5. Churches

    With Christians representing 30% of its population, as-Salt has several churches that serve the community and its various sects. Among those I encountered were the Latin Church (i.e., Roman Catholic)...

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  • 6. As-Salt Small Mosque

    The Small Mosque of as-Salt, as it is called, was built in 1905 and restored in 1995. It has a round minaret with beautiful decorations, but otherwise, the mosque is fairly plain. It is located on...

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  • 7. Great Mosque

    When I visited as-Salt in December 2010, the Great Mosque of as-Salt was undergoing a renovation project. The structure was built in the early 1970s as a replacement to an early 19th century mosque,...

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