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Address: Near Qurum Nature Park off Sultan Qaboos Street, Muscat 113, Oman

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Museum Timings

Open all days except fridays Timings fir April to Sept: 8-1.30 ( sun to thu) 9-1 (sat) Timings for Oct to mar: All same except 4-6 evening on mondays Entry: 500 bz for... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 16, 2016
Amo A
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Muscat, Oman
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Muscat, Oman
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016 via mobile

Open all days except fridays Timings fir April to Sept: 8-1.30 ( sun to thu) 9-1 (sat) Timings for Oct to mar: All same except 4-6 evening on mondays Entry: 500 bz for abv 12 300 bz when accompanying family 100 bz for kids 6-12yr

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Thank Amo A
Stamford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016

We spent an hour here entertaining our son (7) and escaping the heat. There are a variety of interactive exhibits, which explore a range of scientific concepts such as Electrolysis, expansion of gases, sound, visual perception, reaction times, human body... It is open in the morning only, closing at 1pm.

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Thank SCT2503
Nashik, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2016

If you have children with you a trip to this museum is a must. It is a life size science museum with and enlightening experience which your children will love

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Thank HinaLogde
Muscat, Oman
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48 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2016

The museum is fancy and glitzy but it is mostly well maintained. The exhibits are generally good and interesting. Older children will learn a thing or two and the younger can fiddle with the interactive displays. It's not the London Science Museum by any stretch but it is worth a visit if you have little ones especially if it's summer... More 

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Thank Anne1G
Muscat, Oman
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51 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2015

This is suitable for small children and under 10s. The Museum has a lot of potential to be awesome as it explores The Human Body, Light and Sounds and other scientific discoveries. The displays just need to be expanded a bit and maintained so they are not damaged or out of use. The possibility of doing reading time there would... More 

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Thank GeorgiaWright
Amman, Jordan
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2015

We were throughly disappointed as several of the displays were broken, it is tiny and while our son enjoyed the space inside (he was the only child there so was able to run around) we left within 20 minutes. Save your time and money and go elsewhere.

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Muscat, Oman
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2015

hands on experience for young kids to learn life and things, cheap 2 riyas entry for adults, best people to attend you. open on weekdays.

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Thank drmanishchaudhary
Mysuru (Mysore), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2015 via mobile

After a long time to recall my past I visited the place which i did in 1996 earlier. Thus tome I took my kids to have a glimpse of this place and understand science the way I did it years ago. This place is located in Qurom and still is very well maintained

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Thank Nayaz A
Calgary, Canada
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99 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2015 via mobile

When i took my kids to this fantastic museum i found lots of scientific games in this museum and my kids have lots of fun , i recommend every one wants to visit muscat to take his family to this nice museum .

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Thank Haydar_Baban
Oman
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176 reviews
118 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015

A brilliant place just at the corner near to Qurum Amphitheater, it is definitely worth a visit and kids by all means would love this place. The displays and information are just brilliantly displayed and kids could venture to few experiments to understand how science really works. The information is well laid in local and English language..take time out and... More 

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