Antiquities Department sterilizes archaeological sites

The Department of Antiquities on Sunday has begun sterilizing touristic and archaeological site, visitor centers, museums and ticket sale booths, as part of measures to prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus.

In a statement to Petra, the department’s Director-General, Yazid Elayyan, said the necessary sterilization materials are available at these tourist destinations, in addition to COVID-19 educational posters, adding museums’ and visitor centers’ employees were provided with face masks and gloves.

Source: Jordan News Agency