American Univesity of Beirut

Trip to the “Recently discovered Roman Temple of Tyre”

​ The AUB Archaeological Museum is organizing a special guided tour to the “Recently discovered Roman Temple of Tyre” on Saturday, June 4th, 2022.​

Tyre, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, 
has become the site of yet another remarkable discovery! 

The international team has just revealed the remnants of a

Roman period temple complex

The expedition at Tyre is headed jointly by
Prof. María Eugenia Aubet (Pompeu Fabra University of Barcelona),
Dr. Ali Badawi (Directorate General of Antiquities Lebanon)
and Prof. Francisco J.Núñez (PCMA UW)

“From an archaeological perspective, the almost-five-millennia of uninterrupted occupation make Tyre both a fascinating object of study and a difficult one"

says Prof. Francisco J.Núñez, who will be our guide…


Date: Saturday, June 4th, 2022

Meeting place: AUB Medical Gate

Time of departure:  8:00 am.

Return is expected to be at: 4:30 pm.

Cost per person: $30

Including transportation and lunch at Al Fanar Hotel in Tyre

Payment upon Registration: before Thursday June2nd, 2022

Mrs. Najla Ataya - Tel: 01/350000  Ext: 2662 or 2660​


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