Khaznat al-Faroun at Petra, Jordan. Photo taken by Calvin College professor Bert DeVries

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Lost City of Stone


August 24, 2005
Petra Attendance Tops 63,000
The final numbers are in for the Petra: Lost City of Stone exhibition at Calvin College, which concluded August 15....continue »

Additional Headlines

July 14, 2005 (updated July 28, 2005)
Petra Grand Finale is August 13

June 15 , 2005
Free Petra Offer at Calvin Attracts Over 10,000 Students

May 17, 2005
Kawar To Illuminate Cultural Treasures

  Petra in the News
Petra Invades a Conference Center
by Tamar Charney, Michigan Radio. Story aired 3/31/05

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Did you know Petra, Lost City of Stone attracted 62,203 visitors during its 20-week stay at the Cincinnati Art Museum?

April 29, 2005
Local Students Will Be Petra Guides

April 28, 2005
Calvin and Grand Rapids Ballet Company to Debut Petra Ballet

April 22, 2005
Petra 1-800 Quirk Leads Some to Roofing Business

April 8, 2005
Calvin Set for Petra Premiere

April 6, 2005
Calvin Lecture Series Lends Educational Flavor to Petra Exhibition

April 1, 2005
Petra Ticket Sales Top 10,000

March 29, 2005
World Renowned Archaeologists to Speak at Calvin

March 24, 2005
The Bedouin Tribes of Petra: Photographs by Vivian Ronay

March 22, 2005
Calvin to Host Jordanian Ambassador

March 21, 2005
Spring Break Craft Time for Kids

March 18, 2005
Family Festival Will Bring Something for Everyone

March 15, 2005
Petra Prep Continues This Week

March 9, 2005
A behind-the-scenes sneak peak at Petra

February 28, 2005
Khazneh Café Will Serve Authentic Middle Eastern Food

February 16, 2005
Huntington Signs On As A Lead Sponsor

February 10, 2005
Textiles Help Explain Ancient Bedouin Culture

February 4, 2005
Students Expose Culture by Digging Out

February 3, 2005
Noontime Series Talk to Look at Petra

February 1, 2005
Petra and Middle East Archaeology

October 14, 2004
Calvin to Host Major Museum Exhibit

November 30, 2004
Petra Tickets on Sale

December 28, 2004
Winter Classes Offered to Local Teachers

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