Jerash, the Gerasa of Antiquity (Ancient Greek: Γέρασα), is the capital and largest city of Jerash Governorate (محافظة جرش) near Amman towards Syria. The Greco-Roman city of Gerasa, also referred to as Antioch on the Golden River.
The Jerash Temple of Artemis is a Roman temple in Jerash, Jordan. The temple was built on one of the highest points and dominated the whole city. Construction of the temple was finished in CE during the reign of Emperor Antoninus Pius.