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Sharjah Heritage Museum

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The history of the museum was interesting. Our tour guide was very knowledgeable. I would recommend a visit.

Thank Meander370774
Reviewed 29 August 2018

You should see it, this is what I can say because seeing is believing. We went to the Heritage Museaum, which is small but quite impressive. There you see how life was before the oil, and how it has been transformed, in such a small...More

1  Thank Hikmat_Shah
Reviewed 16 August 2018

if you wanna know whjat is culture and heritage of uae this place is must to go. you will be aware about all facts

Thank rona123
Reviewed 16 August 2018

Amazing historical place to visit.we visit couple time with friend and family as well.Place can teach you lot of history about Arabian culture

Thank Sakura G
Reviewed 13 August 2018

if you wanna know the histroy of sharjah go to this place . you will know about its culture and tradition.

Thank manojsareso
Reviewed 23 May 2018

Has a good showcase of ancient civilization and culture. Artifacts are well preserved and well presented. Although the museum is not large compared to other museums in UAE. This activity can be done in an hour or so.

Thank PinkeshJ18
Reviewed 1 April 2018

A small but nice museum rich in information on the daily lives of people in Sharjah. It is located in the Heritage district, a short walk from the waterfront. The displays are basic, but I was able to learn a lot about Sharjah and its...More

Thank Hoegaarden987
Reviewed 23 March 2018

I used to collect stamps as a little girl, and I remember the beautiful stamps coming from Sharjah...I will never forget... So when given the opportunity to visit and stay in Sharjah, I said yes.. and I loved every minute of it... Amongst many other...More

1  Thank Taqui Q
Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

This is a small museum that explains the heritage of the local people. So many nice displays to understand the life local people a few decades back. Plan on spending about a half hour to see everything.

Thank Ramadama
Reviewed 4 February 2018

Pretty good local history museum, with predictable local ruling family hagiography. Nice building, AC inside, and very well marked. It costs 10 AED, but they try to sell you a 4 site ticket for 20. But one of the four sites is closed.

Thank Nicole B
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