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Museum of Islamic Art

| Corniche, Doha, Qatar
+974 4422 4444
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Set in the MIA Park on the Doha waterfront, the museum building stands out as an architectural gem. Once inside, you will see masterpieces of Islamic art, including metalwork, ceramics, jewellery, woodwork, textiles and glass, collected from three continents and dating from the 7th to the 19th century. Entry to the museum is FREE.
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| Corniche, Doha, Qatar
+974 4422 4444
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is a beautiful architecturally designed building set in lovely surroundings which reflect the culture of this city. The modern interior houses a gift shop and cafe. The exhibits are very well displayed in softly lit rooms which encourages a peaceful ambience. An outdoor area...More

Thank Margaret B
Reviewed yesterday

Some amazing artefacts from all around the Islamic world, nicely laid out with a very nice quiet relaxed ambience. When we went in December there can only have been 20 visitors at most, it was very quiet, which is strange considering it is a must...More

Thank MarkMYorkshire
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The building is just fantastic! Beautiful architecture and location. The building itself should be an exhibit on its own!

Thank Marcopolo20th
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Such a good musuem which offera good knowledge of the culture, arts and worksmanship such as rifle and weapons dated back many years before.

Thank Farizan25
Reviewed 2 days ago

everything is sublime: the building itself and the collection. My only complaint would be that the written explanations could have been a bit more detailed, but the beauty of the collection is such that it didn't really matter that much.

Thank marcopolo1964
Reviewed 3 days ago

If you have limited time in Doha make sure you allow at least an hour or two to visit. The architecture is stunning and the collection is superb. It is free to visit and quite child friendly.

Thank John K
Reviewed 3 days ago

This is a beautifully designed building with water fountains and brilliant views over the sea. The art exhibits on show are always worth a look and are usually free. The shop is superb for buying unique gifts. A MUST place to eat is the restaurant...More

Thank teresalegg
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Taxi fm hotel. Huge new architectional building. Free entry. Fixed collections in 5 stores and few non-resident changing collections downstairs. Great view over the bay to the modern skyscraper Doha from the main windows. Definitively worth the visit, 90 to 120 minutes w small coffee...More

Thank Jari-Pekka
Reviewed 5 days ago

Wow, what a start of our visit to Doha. From the moment you see the building with all it's awe and beauty. The pieces of art is some of the best I have seen. A must see.

Thank Rafik S
Reviewed 5 days ago

The Museum of Islamic Art is located in a fabulous setting next to the ocean. It's design is very unique and inside it is also beautifully designed with a spiral staircase or two, a bay window which gives incredible views of the city, and a...More

Thank Roslyn35
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Phyo M
10 May 2017|
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Response from Christine S | Reviewed this property |
This beautiful museum has no entrance fee Enjoy
24 April 2017|
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Response from PrashantAU | Reviewed this property |
There isn't any locker facility but you can ask the Museum reception to look after your belongings.
Soha S
30 January 2017|
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Response from Christine S | Reviewed this property |
HI There is lots of room for a stroller and easy access Enjoy your visit