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We had a really good visit to this museum, the history and artefacts from the region are very well presented. We especially liked the mammoth skeleton as you enter the museum. The museum if clearly marked out, by following yellow dotted arrows in the ground,...More
This museum is full of artefacts including a huge meteor. It is a fascinating walk through history and I love that it begins with God creating the earth. There is a big exhibition of Qurans and lots of information about how Islam came about. There...More
If you are interested in history and culture this is a must visit place in Riyadh. The museum will make you run through the history of Saudi Arabia and you could see many old handicrafts well maintained.
In the context of Vision 2030 and a reneissance in history in culture, the National Museum is surprisingly good. The building and grounds are spacious and well looked after and are almost worth a visit all on their own. The museum itself is well laid...More
To be honest i wasn't expecting much, but i was totally amazed and surprised to see the ancient arts and the way it is maintained. The Museum shows a great part of Islamic traditions and anyone willing to learn history should definitely visit here.
I went to the National Musem to learn about the history of Saudi Arabia and I spent just over 2 hours browsing it was educational and informative I felt the history as I walked round the museum which was well laid out good afternoon would...More
We could have spent another day walking around and learning about all the different things on offer. As English speaking, it would have been better to have the English translation equipment working more effectively. very well done.
You probably found out that in Riyadh is not much interesting places to visit. However some worth to be visited and the National Museum is one of them.
During cca 3 km long way you get to know about history of the Universe, Arabian area,...More