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Bait Al Zubair

Closed Now: 9:30 AM - 6:00 PM
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“omani culture”(81 reviews)
“private museum”(27 reviews)
“household items”(21 reviews)
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Al-Saidiya Street, Muscat 113, Oman
+968 22 084700
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Reviewed today

This museum was 1 OR entry - much cheaper than the National Museum - and for that value was very interesting. The air conditioning helped for a break from being outside (!) and I learned plenty about Muscat and Oman. There are buttons to press...More

Thank SarahsOffAgain
Reviewed 5 days ago

It's a nice place to visit to know the Oman culture and history. i visited this place with one of the local guy Ashraf from India. he was very kind to take me these places.

Thank Hafedh R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a must see for all visitors interested in Omani culture. There is a wide variety of information and exhibits underpinning the rich texture of Oman .

Thank HappyVoyager69
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I went there with my 10-year old daughter on a Saturday afternoon and I was glad I visited this museum. It is not too big that you have to spend hours especially with a ten-year old. It is just nice for a 45 minutes visit...More

Thank emohd
Reviewed July 30, 2018 via mobile

this nice and peaceful museum show you Omani old and new dresses,stamps ,music instruments etc.. There is many halls for islamic culture like old version of Quran and currency. I recommend you to visit it.

Thank Abdulameed A
Reviewed July 23, 2018

The place is very nicely made. Things are kept very nicely with information to each item in display. Will get an insight of Omans history & culture. A reasonable entry fee which is totally worth the visit.

Thank Amishi K
Reviewed July 14, 2018 via mobile

If you are in Muscat don't miss this place History,tradition,culture it has all A visit not to be missed Seeing is believing

Thank deveshskumar
Reviewed July 13, 2018

I visited mid July and it was very hot, so it felt good to visit and be in the cool. The place was quiet (just me) when I visited and there are rooms downstairs and upstairs. There is a quiz included where you guess the...More

Thank Shanel C
Reviewed July 11, 2018

Very tastefully presented an overview of Omani dress, traditions, and artefacts with an outdoor recreation of an Arab dhow, date oasis and old homes. Very informative and worthwhile. You can spend a long time if you are slow but the entire museum can be walked...More

Thank D01M
Reviewed July 10, 2018 via mobile

Perfect place to experience the Oman authentic food culture and hospitality. A bit pricy but its worth to experience aleast once.

Thank Lotis A
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September 14, 2017|
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Response from Geri M | Reviewed this property |
Use GPS to get there. Billy easy to find. Should be allowed to stay in the US you should have no problem finding a place to park. There is a small entrance fee. Enjoy
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August 22, 2017|
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December 2, 2016|
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Response from ikhan94 | Reviewed this property |
There is a gift shop in Bait al Zubair. They have nice souvenirs which are nicely packed. They have variety and small items are reasonably priced.