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Sharjah Museum of Islamic Civilization

Corniche St, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
+971 6 565 5455
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Corniche St, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
+971 6 565 5455
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

For adults and probably older children. Our oldest liked it but not the younger. I personally enjoyed it and would have spent more time. Cheap to get in too.

Thank zee
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This museum is a place where you come to know the history, geography, architecture, civilisation plus the lifestyle of Islam. We were there for only 45 minutes. Not enough. Visit when you have ample time. There are videos and audio-visual aids to understand the museum...More

Thank KVKulkarni
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There are many museums In Sharjah and this one is a must visit in the Emirate. It showcases over 1000 years of Islamic history and more. A large number of exhibits is present. Very informative. I spent almost 3 hours at the museum. They charge...More

Thank Parvez S
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

The museum was easy to reach but finding a taxi to leave was difficult. It shows a variety of Islamic artifacts , Qurans with different scripts and Several coins from several eras are displayed in the hallways. A separate exhibit on Islamic science astronomy and...More

Thank Alifia K
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

Good place to visit during the summer for have an escape from the routine. Cultural spot where kids from 7 up can understand and enjoy some nice humanity discovery... Yoiu can show them also part of the local culture .. Nice to visit.

Thank Debbypv
Reviewed 30 June 2017

its ofcourse great place to visit will get an idea about about local culture etc.Situated right at the historical heart of Sharjah in Al Majarrah area, this fascinating Museum started its life as a traditional Middle Eastern souk or indoor market. The building now houses...More

Thank rvkumar
Reviewed 20 June 2017 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 20 June 2017

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 15 June 2017

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 9 June 2017

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
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Christined Lari... T
30 July 2017|
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Response from Alifia K | Reviewed this property |
10 AED each
Richard C
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