Petra - Myth and reality (Aramco World Magazine) A lengthy article
that sets the record straight about Petra's history and archaeology.
Petra (Walking in Their Sandals) Concisely provides general
information about Petra's location and history.
Petra (BibArch) Briefly discusses the history of the site. Supports
the (unlikely) view that Petra was ancient Sela.
Petra (Angus McInyre) Offers an in-depth description of the site
through various articles, pictures, and a map. Click on the links to
explore these features.
Petra Map & Monuments (Atlas Tours) Provides a detailed map and
informative discussions about several of the site's features.
Also contains a few photos.
American Expedition to Petra Homepage of the AEP project featuring
articles about Petra's history and excavations.
Petra - The Great Temple Excavation (Brown University) The homepage of
the Petra Great Temple Excavations which provides a summary of Petra's
history and excavations, plus an in-depth study of the Great Temple.
The Complete Petra (Tim Spalding) A comprehensive collection of links
to websites about Petra.
Petra: Capital City of Nabataea (Nabataea.net) Extensive presentation
of pictures and information about the site. An in-depth virtual tour.
Petra: Lost City of Stone (American Museum of Natural History) Museum
exhibit of Petra highlighting many topics about its history and
exploration. Particularly noteworthy are the interactive 360 degree
Touristic Sites: Petra (The Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan) Lengthy
article about Petra's history and features, sponsored by the Jordanian
Petra Region, Jordan (SIR-C/X-SAR Space Radar Images of Earth) Radar
images of Petra taken from space. Discusses some of the geological
features of the area.