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Address: Al-Hizam Al-Akhdar Road | Halwan, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
Phone Number: +971 6 566 8777
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4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Fri - Sat 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Description: The only interactive museum in the United Arab Emirates, this exciting...
The only interactive museum in the United Arab Emirates, this exciting science museum lets visitors test their flexibility, create cartoons, study the stars and much more.
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A hidden, but completely intriguing and exciting museum!!

Microscopes, Illusions, human body models, hot air balloon, tons of scientific games, a planetarium.. and the best, the plasma globe. Great for all age groups especially 3... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 7, 2015
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Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
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Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

Microscopes, Illusions, human body models, hot air balloon, tons of scientific games, a planetarium.. and the best, the plasma globe. Great for all age groups especially 3+, even adults can have plenty of fun here. There is a sweet little play space for the toddlers too, with lots of toys for imaginative play. Not too crowded, great as an after... More 

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Sharjah
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18 reviews 18 reviews
7 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

Sharjah Science Museum is a very well maintained museum where children can learn Science in a fun way. The equipment is all good and the staff are friendly. Kids as well as adults can enjoy trying out the microscopes, and other scientific equipment and learn the concepts behind it. My kids loved taking shadow photos, checking the mirror illusions and... More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

I have children of 11, 13, 15 and 22 and this was a great museum to entertain them in. They all really enjoyed the visit and it promoted interaction between the children as well as with the activities. It's not too busy either and the gift shop has some great stuff in it. It's a place we would go back... More 

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Ajman, United Arab Emirates
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245 reviews 245 reviews
130 attraction reviews
271 helpful votes 271 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

This place is one of the best educational places which attract our children even they want to come every friday to do some science experiments and never be boring

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Muscat, Oman
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118 reviews 118 reviews
42 attraction reviews
93 helpful votes 93 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

It was a good experience to my 9 years old son , I found the expirments and visual shows are helpful Then we entered a 3 D show that explains the sky in Sharjah in useful way

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Doha, Qatar
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63 reviews 63 reviews
25 attraction reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014 via mobile

My 9 years daughter mentioned this place as the best place we visited in our journey which includes many activities for her in dubai and abu Dhabi. It's something unique in our countries to blend fun with education like this. - indoor -cheap tickets -3 hours minimum -suitable from 3 to 15 years

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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273 reviews 273 reviews
110 attraction reviews
146 helpful votes 146 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2013

the timing on fridays are 2-6pm ,we reached only by 3.30pm, so had to see all things in museum in haste, we plan to come again and visit once more to ahve an elaborate view of the museum,there are lots of artifacts like stones meteorites, smells of spices all pertaining to history UAE

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Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
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58 reviews 58 reviews
27 attraction reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2013

Everywhere does their science museums a little differently. Sharjah's is a really great experience for kids. All the exhibits are hands-on and there is plenty to interest all ages. There is also an under-4 play area with play houses and scoot-along toys. At certain times, the staff run science demonstrations in the auditorium and shows in the planetarium. And you... More 

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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67 reviews 67 reviews
34 attraction reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2013

A 9-year old daughter loved it because she was able to touch and experiment with all the exhibits. And of course, I enjoyed it because my kid enjoyed it. For an adult, there is not much to do.

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Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2013

Great place with lots of activities that explain everyday science in a wonderful and interesting manner to children. You can spend 2 to 2.5 hours there easily and your kids will learn a lot. Do not miss it if you are nearby.

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