The Petra Development and Tourism Region Authority (PDTRA) announced that Jordanians visiting the archaeological site in Petra will be exempt from entrance fees starting today until June 1.

This comes in celebration of Independence Day and the upcoming wedding of His Highness the Crown Prince.

Jordan Independence Day is celebrated on May 25th each year to commemorate the country’s independence from the British mandate in 1946.

The Crown Prince’s wedding is set to take place on June 1.