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Qatar National Museum and Aquarium

PO Box 2777, Doha, Qatar
974 4328471
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Ranked #24 of 28 attractions in Doha
Type: Museums, History Museums
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London, United Kingdom
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151 reviews 151 reviews
80 attraction reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014

As others have posted this is a large construction site at the moment. Supposed to reopen 2015 it certainly should be a Doha highlight when it does. It is not far from Souq Waqif and the construction can be seen from the Souk. The National Museum is also a stop on the Doha Hop On/Off bus.

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Doha
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56 reviews 56 reviews
15 attraction reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

I do not understand how a construction site can be considered a high-ranking attraction. This is bizarre. A reasonable course of action would be to delete this form the list of 'attractions'

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Palm Beach, Florida
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117 reviews 117 reviews
7 attraction reviews
214 helpful votes 214 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2014

Not open yet. Rather futuristic looking building which is still a lnog way from beg opened. I was disappointed is not open, as it was listed as one of the DohaBus stopshing to see, the bus did not stop, and we got a view of the future site and building while driving by it.

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Diani Beach, Kenya
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23 reviews 23 reviews
8 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2013

This is one of the best kept museum of the world with a lot to offer to the tourists. One will never get bored gazing through the collection and the staff members are always there to assist you. Great place and a must visit in Doha

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Doha
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2013

Good in learnig Islam and Arabic Language.. Friendly place, friendly people specially sister Amira , the Filipna who is teaching the ISLAM

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Doha, Qatar
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58 reviews 58 reviews
20 attraction reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2012

The museum is currently closed for a major overhaul and is due to reopen at the end of 2014. The reviews below are for the Museum of Islamic Art on the Corniche, and the photo is of Doha's islamic cultural centre which is next to Souk Waqif.

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Al Muharraq, Bahrain
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29 reviews 29 reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2012

A must see place I was really amazed by the collection of this museum; gives a good taste and understanding of Muslims culture at this region. There are too many impressive and precious historical artifacts. The building has a traditional architecture, which I found very beautiful and complement the museum; the staff were extremely friendly and helpful. A very interesting... More

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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2012

This has changed since I was a kid. However, it is now even better. A must see place. There is a great deal of history and tradition in this place, it gives you an idea of what sea life is in the seas too. The good and dangerous too.

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Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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58 reviews 58 reviews
25 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2012

I was amazed by the collection in this museum. Very precious artefacts from the middle east region are preserved here. We took a lot of photographs. What impressed me most is the staff at this museum who are genuinely interested in showing the collection to the visitors. They are extremely friendly and helpful. The artefacts from the mediaval times is... More

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Doha, Qatar
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2012

This is one of the best location for a visitor. Still developing but good

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