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Omani Heritage Gallery

Jawharat Al Shatti Complex, Oman
00 968 696 974
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Nice decor but rather pricey

I found that they had limited options and they were generally more expensive than other souvenir... read more

Reviewed 12 November 2015
savasanas
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Beirut, Lebanon
Pricey

I try to visit cooperatives and nonprofit artist related sites in every country I visit. This... read more

Reviewed 26 March 2015
Christopher B
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Omani Heritage Gallery is a not for profit organisation that seeks to promote Omani artisans and their products and provide them with an outlet for their goods. We work with local artisans from the Musandam Peninsula to the southern province of Dhofar, showcasing basketry, weavings, pottery, silver, copper, home furnishings, frankincence and gifts. Located in the Jawharat al Shatti Complex in front of the Muscat InterContinental Hotel and within walking distance of 15 minutes along the paved walk from the Grand Hyatt Hotel.
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11 Nov 2015
“Nice decor but rather pricey”
26 Mar 2015
“Pricey”
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Jawharat Al Shatti Complex, Oman
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00 968 696 974
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Reviewed 12 November 2015

I found that they had limited options and they were generally more expensive than other souvenir shops. I don't know if the difference in quality justifies the price difference. On the plus side, the Gallery's decor is nice, and the location is convenient.

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Reviewed 26 March 2015

I try to visit cooperatives and nonprofit artist related sites in every country I visit. This store is very good, but very pricey. It is pricey by Oman standards and by Gulf Country standards. Much of the work is nice and it does support a...More

3  Thank Christopher B
Reviewed 22 January 2015

If you want shopping in Muscat, then here is the place to start. Unlike the souk in Muttrah this is all the real stuff. Well worth a visit. Located in a shopping/dining area between the Intercontinental hotel and the sea. The area is a must...More

3  Thank Belleraphon
Reviewed 9 April 2014

We visited Oman a few years ago and ever since then we were hooked! The country is captivating and the people are always smiling and happy. We visit frequently and every time we visit we make it a point to stop at THE OMANI HERITAGE...More

7  Thank That_Je_Ne_Sais_Quoi
Reviewed 20 January 2013

After seeing ZeinaA_11's uninformed comment I would like to reiterate that the Omani Heritage Gallery, A NON-PROFIT ORGANISATION, offer authentic Omani products made IN Oman BY Omanis. Unfortunately, the author of the previous comment shows a lack of understanding of what is authentic Omani vs...More

4  Thank Shaima A
Reviewed 18 January 2013

I was not very impressed by this Gallery, I think it did not offer allot of the Omani authenticity you can get in allot of other places in Muscat and Oman. I think it is rather for tourist and it is commercial. The things theyare...More

1  Thank ZeinaA_11
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