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Sheikh Faisal Bin Qassim Al Thani Museum

Al Samariyah | Ash-Shahaniyah, Doha, Qatar
+974 4486 1444
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Al Samariyah | Ash-Shahaniyah, Doha, Qatar
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Reviewed 26 May 2017

I really didn't know what to really expect for this visit, it was a huge surprise if not a bit random. I have seen some of Sheikh Faisal's classic cars and some of his antiques and artefacts displayed in hotels and at events. So I...More

1  Thank Amber C
Reviewed 23 May 2017

That place is amazing. There is a big collection of old cars, carpets, old guns, swords, various artifacts and may other things. The place is huge the amount of the exhibits is amazing. People are very gentle and polite. The only bad thing is that...More

1  Thank PaterDimis
Reviewed 10 May 2017

It was just another dreary Friday morning when we decided to go explore. Locating and gaining access was a jiffy and a pleasure to pay the surcharge to be able to take pictures of all the artifacts. If you are interested in any mode of...More

1  Thank GoapeD
Reviewed 4 May 2017

massive museum, next to nothing to get in but needs a taxi to get there. Never seen as many cars, boats and even a plane. Great for a few hours

1  Thank b p
Reviewed 3 May 2017

It's about 20Kms West of Doha and around 30Kms from Doha Int'l Airport along Shahaniya- Dukhan Expressway road, here you can enjoy seing all Vintage and Current history of Qatar, there's Entry Fee of QAR 15 and you can see and learn alot, as it's...More

3  Thank Davis J
Reviewed 1 May 2017

I was on a memory trip with my daughter who was born in Doha 1986. We visited this museum as part of a Heritage tour with Qatar Inbound Tours, Mohammed driving. The museum is the private collection of Sheikh Faisal and contains some bizarre objects,...More

1  Thank Fiona S
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Excellent museum. One should must visit. Excellent collection by a single person, absolutely stunning. I have not seen so many varieties in a single museum like this.

1  Thank sudipbany
Reviewed 16 April 2017

About 40 minutes outside of Doha, this museum is the personal collection of Sheikh Faisal and a must see. Many carpets, costumes, ceramics and furniture from ancient times to quite recently. We had an excellent guide from the museum and this definitely enhanced our visit....More

1  Thank ellentravels
Reviewed 15 April 2017

First time on my head about the museum will be " borrrriiiiing " But when I enter the museum boring change to be " AMAZING " I lost my mind there, everything amazing and This is my first time staying in the museum for 4hours...More

Thank rully g
Reviewed 11 April 2017

This museum is better than the Museum of Islamic Art. Sheikh Faisal Museum is a must visit for anyone visiting Doha. It's outside Doha on the way to Shahaniya. As others said there is something for everyone here, cars, jewelry, weaponry, art etc..

Thank Shabeer M
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16 April 2017|
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Response from greenieminty | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, me and my friends just grab a taxi from corniche and we just paid around QR50. You will came from which place if u are planning to visit the museum? Thank u.
8 January 2017|
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Response from pushkarvartak | Reviewed this property |
Sun: 9:00 am to 4:00 pm Mon - Thu: 9:00 am to 4:30 pm Fri: 2:00 pm to 7:00 pm Sat: 10:00 am to 6:00 pm
14 September 2016|
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Response from ShyjuCK | Reviewed this property |
I think it's 9 am to 4:30 pm on weekdays(Sunday to Thursday). On Friday, prayer day it will be from 2 pm to 6 pm. I think on Saturdays it will there from morning 9 to evening 6.