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Sudan National Museum

Sharia Al Nil, Khartoum, Sudan
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Good museum

Many things to explore. The must visit if you are interested in Sudanese history. The entry fee is... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Bangkok, Thailand
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Nice collection of Sudanese archeological artifacts

The collection, were it placed in any other country in the western world would be a huge... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Emirate of Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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Sharia Al Nil, Khartoum, Sudan
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Many things to explore. The must visit if you are interested in Sudanese history. The entry fee is very cheap, only 10 SDG/person. Buildings were a little bit old and need improvements.

Thank Muchchim
Reviewed 1 week ago

The collection, were it placed in any other country in the western world would be a huge attraction. Sitting in an old and dusty museum it seems to wilt a bit but is well worth a visit and essential for any trip up north to...More

Thank DRNJ1960
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was impressed that the Christian art was well presented without any Islamic spin. Museum has no coffee shop nor gift shop.

Thank CaptPete43
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Outside the museum has reconstructions of the temples from Buhen, Semna & Kumma all dating from 18th dynasty that were saved from the rising waters of lake Nasser. There are also massive granite statues of temple guardians from Tabo. Inside on the ground floor is...More

1  Thank Traveller1XX
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Sudan is amazing place to relax where u don't have to worry about being a tourist. People are lovely and honest. Food amazing. Sunset on Nile beautiful. Late tea at Nile road. Just total chill. U got to go there

Thank rakhid100
Reviewed 22 October 2017

If you visit Sudan it is a must to come here and to know the long history of sudan which is thousands of years old. You can find different galleries and exhibtions which would satisfy your hunger to know more about Sudanese history. I recommended...More

Thank JemoScout
Reviewed 20 October 2017

if your interest is history , this museum is a must , why is the pyramids in Sudan , where did the iron begin in the world and how it was used initially a must see if you are in Sudan

Thank Osama K
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

The national museum is one if relatively well kept places... anyone interested in history will particularly like the place... there are no air conditioners ...so therefore be prepared for it. The structures outside are lovely to visit and the drawings and writings are interesting. All...More

Thank Umairkalimbutt
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

We visited this museum in October and this was my second time.. Last visit was in July and no change whatsoever. The museum gives brief information of the history and mostly about the Pharoahs era. There are other era that not well mentioned. However the...More

Thank Khalid I
Reviewed 24 September 2017

People who love history will enjoy this museum. One hour is sufficient (it is only two floors). The bathrooms have zero supplies (soap, toilet paper, paper towels).

Thank Sebastian A
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