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Historical building Shubra

A great historical building used by several generation of Royal families and governors of AlHijaz... read more

Reviewed 18 July 2016
Ahmed_alharthi83
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Taif, Saudi Arabia
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The Most Historic Building in Shoubra

Shubra Palace is an old but beautiful building located along the busy Shubra Street. I have been to... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2016
pinoytraveller2
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Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
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22 Aug 2018
“Not in a good state and never open to public”
18 Jul 2016
“Historical building Shubra ”
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7881 Shubra, Taif, Saudi Arabia
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Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

We tried three consecutive days and three different times of the day to visit this palace and museum, but it was never open. We are not sure if it actually ever opens for public, as there is no info on their website, except the suggestion...More

1  Thank bertjebof
Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

A great historical building used by several generation of Royal families and governors of AlHijaz and saudi Royal family.

2  Thank Ahmed_alharthi83
Reviewed 19 June 2016

Shubra Palace is an old but beautiful building located along the busy Shubra Street. I have been to this place a number of times but not quite sure what time they open. I wish I could get inside and see what they have on display.

4  Thank pinoytraveller2
Reviewed 26 April 2016

There are plenty of Palaces around Taif Region , one of the Shubra we visited very Arctacture building, very nice to see ancient Arabic Culture.

1  Thank ha20mp
Reviewed 23 April 2016

Interesting to learn about the royal history and its place in Saudi Arabia, but not a real visual spectacle.

Thank DwjTay
Reviewed 16 February 2016

Shubra Palace is a museum in Taif. The building was completed in 1325 AH and the construction took 3 years. King Abdul-Aziz lived in the palace and King Faisal used it as a headquarters for the council of ministry of defense and aviation. Guided tours...More

3  Thank Liyana N
Reviewed 22 January 2016 via mobile

Could not go inside. May be good or bad. Better luck next time for us. Timings are 8am to 2 pm Saturday to Wednesday from Sept to May.

5  Thank raghunandan_raop
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Hisham T
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Response from bertjebof | Reviewed this property |
Hi Hisham, this is the problem, no-one knows when its open. We assume you need to buy an entry ticket, as it is listed as a museum....
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