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Kuwait House for National Works Museum

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Excellent way to learn about the history of Kuwait in recent times

As somebody who loves history, I love going to museums. And this museum really teaches you about... read more

Reviewed August 24, 2016
Hanwari
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Salmiya, Kuwait
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A great reminder of a tragic time

This museum is a hard one to get into - they keep very irregular hours and after having tried... read more

Reviewed January 26, 2016
nick_thepilot
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Coeur d'Alene, Idaho
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Reviewed November 14, 2018

As of Nov. 10th, 2018, the Kuwait House for National Works museum is closed. My hotel concierge was surprised by the closure. He said it had been an important museum in Kuwait.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank RLTB1
Reviewed August 16, 2017

Memorial Museum houses a grim reminder of the crimes committed the Iraqi regime during the invasion in 1990 . but unfortunately it closed in 2017 due to government project in the area. where move to it is still unknown and where will be relocated .

Date of experience: August 2017
5  Thank sultana683
Reviewed February 6, 2017

Our kuwaiti friend has had the pleasure to take us for a visit to the KH National works museum or what others called Saddam Hussain Regime museum. It tells the story of how Kuwait has survived the war against Iraq and has gained liberation in...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank MaryHopeBPalad
Reviewed November 21, 2016

Tried to find the Kuwait House for National Works Museum unsuccessfully twice. Drive up and down the road it is supposedly located on. There appears to be no directional signage on the road pointing to the museum nor is there a sign on the side...More

Date of experience: November 2016
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Reviewed October 12, 2016 via mobile

Don't expect lots of arting acts, this would be better called an exhibition, than a museum. The first half is narrated while different exhibits light up in time with the different parts of the story. The majority of the content is about the first gulf...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Louise E
Reviewed August 24, 2016 via mobile

As somebody who loves history, I love going to museums. And this museum really teaches you about modern Kuwait history. As usual when visiting museums in Kuwait I was struck by the fact that I was the sole visitor present. It seems people in Kuwait...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Hanwari
Reviewed January 26, 2016

This museum is a hard one to get into - they keep very irregular hours and after having tried several times (only to have found that it was closed) without getting in I finally made it! This is a great museum, a cool project, and...More

Date of experience: January 2016
1  Thank nick_thepilot
Reviewed January 25, 2016 via mobile

Nice and well conceived museum of the Iraqi invasion of kuwait and subsequent liberation. Saddam is not well revered here. Good job kuwait! Good to visit

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank Tom H
Reviewed January 19, 2016

Very enjoyable museum, detailed displays, one of the best museums in Kuwait for the Gulf War and narrates stories of martyrs and underground resistance. Must-visit for anyone interested in history.

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank revenge-avenge
Reviewed December 16, 2015

EXCELLENT and more The Kuwait House for National Works Museum one of Kuwait best attractions private Museum about the Iraqi invasion in the late nineties inspiring and marvelous photos and works under the slogan of ( MEMORIAL MUSEUM ) - حتى لاننسى - i enjoy...More

Date of experience: December 2015
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