Hisham's Palace in Jericho

Server Costs Fundraiser 2024

Help our mission to provide free history education to the world! Please donate and contribute to covering our server costs in 2024. With your support, millions of people learn about history entirely for free every month.
$2723 / $18000

3D Image

James Blake Wiener
by Ramzi Hassan
published on 26 November 2018

Hisham’s Palace is an Umayyad structure that is listed among the last of the surviving antiquities of Romans and Byzantines. It was built by Walid Ibn Yazid in 734 CE near Jericho in the Jordan Valley during the reign of Caliph Hisham Ibn Abdelmalik between 724-743 CE.

Remove Ads

Free for the World, Supported by You

World History Encyclopedia is a non-profit organization. For only $5 per month you can become a member and support our mission to engage people with cultural heritage and to improve history education worldwide.

Become a Member  

Cite This Work

APA Style

Hassan, R. (2018, November 26). Hisham's Palace in Jericho. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image3d/383/hishams-palace-in-jericho/

Chicago Style

Hassan, Ramzi. "Hisham's Palace in Jericho." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified November 26, 2018. https://www.worldhistory.org/image3d/383/hishams-palace-in-jericho/.

MLA Style

Hassan, Ramzi. "Hisham's Palace in Jericho." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 26 Nov 2018. Web. 17 Jul 2024.