With great proud we present this site introducing visitors to the
National Museum of Damascus and its exhibits, which is from numerous sites and
historical periods. This collection manifests the special archaeological
and historical importance of Syria, and its distinguished role in
creating and developing human civilization through history. That is the
message the visitor will be aware of upon viewing each item exhibited in
the different pavilions.
This site wants to give visitors comprehensive information about Syria, its ancient cities and its brilliant history ,and to help visitors explore Syria’s splendors throughout the
ages, from the Ancient Oriental Periods, the Classical Periods unto the
Islamic Arab Periods. It also showcases the most important sites like
Mari, Ebla, Ugarit, Palmyra, Hama and others in Al-Badiya, Al Forat, the
coast and the inner regions of Syria. Moreover, it throws light on great
discovered antiquities like statues, potters, tools and written
documentation made of either wool, stone, metal, paper, ivory or even
glass... etc. These discoveries are witness to the civilization that
flourished many thousands years ago and spread throughout humanity.
This site is designed and maintained by Jan Joury (Pharmacy student),
Basil Ebrahim (Economy Student) at University Of Damascus, to express
their love to their country Syria the source of civilizations and to
present its treasures to all over the world.