Madaba is best known for its Byzantine and Umayyad mosaics, especially a mosaic map of Palestine and the Nile delta.
100 years of the Madaba Map
Detailed description of the map and the places shown on it, with an interactive tour. Also includes information about the discovery and importance of the map.
The Madaba Map
A brief introduction to the Madaba Map.
Madaba Mosaic Map
A brief discussion of the various parts of the Madaba Map.
Wikipedia - Madaba
Encyclopedic entry which details the history of this city dating back to the Bronze Age.
Last update:October 11, 2014 at 10:00:01 UTC