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Historical memory

For those who are interested in history of Kuwait, I recommend them to visit this museum and learn... read more

Reviewed February 7, 2019
salama_alsuwaidi
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Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
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Well worth visiting but only takes 30 - 60 minutes

This is an important piece of history for Kuwait and very interesting to see. A brochure is... read more

Reviewed February 2, 2019
sjjdxb
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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Reviewed February 7, 2019 via mobile

For those who are interested in history of Kuwait, I recommend them to visit this museum and learn about brave people. Unforgettable visit.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed February 2, 2019

This is an important piece of history for Kuwait and very interesting to see. A brochure is provided for English speakers and this well worth reading. It is free to get in and I'd recommend a visit.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed January 7, 2019 via mobile

Visited today. Less than half an hour is enough. Important place for the locals. The guide(guard) didn't speak english but gave a leaflet with the story in english.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank AriK2
Reviewed November 12, 2018

This museum is the site of Kuwait's "Alamo". In the Persian Gulf War, this is the location where about 19 members of Kuwait's resistance fought off Saddam Hussein's much more heavily armored Republican Guard. The Kuwaiti resistance had simple guns. The Republican Guard had tanks,...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 6, 2018

This house tells you the story of sacrifice in the name of freedom, the last resistance group stood in the face of enemy on the day of freeing Kuwait from the iraqe troops.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed September 2, 2018

A nice, small museum about Iraq's attack on Kuwait. The place in which the Kuwaiti partisans and heroes defended their homeland. You can see bomb holes here and the tank from which this place was fired. There is also very nice security guy who will...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed April 12, 2018

Tells a true story of 30+ martyrs defending the building where all where unfortunately killed. Original transcripts of Iraqi forces high command with a shoot to kill policy and more. A true depiction of the occupation.

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed February 18, 2018 via mobile

When we arrived the receptionist queried our nationality and provided us with English booklets describing the horrific history and took the effort to guide us through the house. You feel what had happened here and get well informed by visual and written information from both...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed January 24, 2018

Seeing the bullet pocked walls and knowing a real battle took place there and actual people died made the common knowledge of the Iraqi invasion a bit more real. It gave me a sense of the courage of the young men who stood their ground...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed January 17, 2018

I do not think that this qualifies as a museum, it is a residential house which was destroyed by the Iraqi forces while combating a resistance group during the occupation of Kuwait back in the early nineties. I would describe it as a monument rather...More

Date of experience: February 2017
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It is between the airport and Kuwait City at a guess 15 minutes drive from the airport non rush hour.
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Response from 271HB | Reviewed this property |
I made a photo of the plaquette with opening times at the entrance gate. Please be aware to read the times stated in English from RIGHT to LEFT. The photo sits in the library.
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