USJ Prehistoric Museum

With more than 500 prehistoric items carefully catalogued by Jesuit scholars since the 19th century, the Saint Joseph University prehistory museum features window displays, panels, and recreated scenes depicting and illuminating the daily life of prehistoric man. A documentary film is shown at the end of the tour.


The museum was opened in 2000 in collaboration with the Eastern Institute of Prehistory French CNRS and the Louvre Museum.



Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday: 8:30 AM to 3:00 PM

Saturday: from 8:30 AM to 1:00 PM

Closed on holidays and university holidays


Reservations are required for large groups


Contact the museum

00961 1421860/2

Université Saint-Joseph Street

Achrafieh, Monot, Beirut