Tiraz is the home of the most complete collection of Palestinian, Jordanian and other Arab costumes from the 19th and 20th centuries, with over 2000 costumes and weavings. Tiraz is a Jordan-based institution which aims to preserve the Widad Kawar Collection, and promote the vibrant Palestinian and Jordanian cultural heritage and Arab living traditions.
A home to preserve
Palestinian, Jordanian & Arab Heritage
The home of the world’s largest collection of Palestinian, Jordanian and Arab traditional dress.
News & Events
01 January 2021—30 June 2023
Syrian Glory: A Costume Exhibition in Honour of a Nation
Palestinian Embroidery: Traditional Fallahi Cross-Stitch available as an ebook.
An interactive and virtual tour of Tiraz Centre's various sections and exhibitions available here.