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Sharjah Museum of Islamic Civilization

Corniche St, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
+971 6 565 5455
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  • Average6%
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Corniche St, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Yeah, I brought my guest for sharjah historical and cultural tour last month. They almost spent their time at one place sharjah Museum. I recommend this place for those love history and culture. Yalla

Thank Sohail K
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lots of interesting items to see over two levels, it was quite unexpected and a pleasant surprise. Well air conditioned inside which helps on a hot day. Fairly low entry fee too, well worth a visit.

Thank jebskulker
Reviewed 1 week ago

Located right opposite to Sharjah Corniche, this Museaum is a place to visit to learn & understand the Islamic civilization of GCC culture. Its a very good property maintained nicely and give an ample information for any tourist, visitors.

Thank Shailesh D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A must visit Museum with plenty to see and learn and a great education for the whole family. Allow yourself an hour or even more to visit the 4 wings and go back in history

Thank babafly2017
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

I spent most of a day exploring the exhibits and immersing myself into the scientific, cultural, and architectural aspects of the displays. The range of subjects covered is impressive and worth a visit if you are a Muslim, non-Muslim, or just interested in the artifacts...More

Thank Csaba C
Reviewed 17 May 2017

The Golden Dome gives it a look of a mosque, the beautiful interiors and when you go on the second floor you get a chance to see the dome from inside a beautiful painting of constellation. If you are visiting Sharjah this a must see...More

Thank Taz9387
Reviewed 16 May 2017

One of the Big Bus stops (hop-on, hop-off), the museum is magnificent and packed with most interesting artefacts, books, paintings and relevant items. One could spend days examining all exhibits, but we found an hour was sufficient for our purposes, Thoroughly recommend a visit.

Thank JohnGillianM
Reviewed 9 May 2017

This is a small but excellent museum in Sharjah, and a must-see if you visit the city. It gives a great insight into Islam, the region, and the history of both.

Thank Gordon B
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Great place to spend time! You need good 2 hours to spend.you come to know about Muslims contribution in the history.

Thank Al-Hashmi_007
Reviewed 9 April 2017

This is definitely a must place visit in Sharjah to get a better understanding of Islam. We had gone with a family and without a guide and everything is well translated into English alongside Arabic. But if you are planning to go, try getting a...More

Thank SRTaher
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Richard C
How long do I need here?
14 April 2016|
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Response from RogerLowestoft | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Not much to add from the other comments, I would suggest you try and get there early and miss the queue's. Enjoy
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