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Al Tayebat International City

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Great Museum

Museum had a friendly guide, explained Saudi and Islamic history in depth. The museum does a great... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
claifer
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New York
Amazing museum in Jeddah!

Our group was very pleasantly surprised by the museum! The architecture is traditional Hijazi, we... read more

Reviewed October 23, 2018
Dawn W
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Bozeman, Montana
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Al-Faisaliah 2, Rehana Al-Jadeerah Street, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Museum had a friendly guide, explained Saudi and Islamic history in depth. The museum does a great job recreating old Bedouin houses and clothes. This museum is also known as the Abdul Raouf Khalil Museum.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed October 23, 2018

Our group was very pleasantly surprised by the museum! The architecture is traditional Hijazi, we had an English speaking guide, and most of the exhibits are in English and Arabic. Don't miss this!

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Dawn W
Reviewed August 3, 2018

Place to learn about culture and science. Al Tayabat city museum for international civilization adjoined with Masjid Rahma which one of the oldest masjid in Jeddah with many historical memories. must visit place in jeddah. feel like you are entering to old jeddah which 100...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed June 2, 2018 via mobile

Had iftar in Tayebat, has a big variety of different type of dishes, grill was excellent, dessert is really good and more importantly the service was excellent, Hannah took good care of us and was very helpful.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed August 6, 2017 via mobile

Beautiful place for learn about since, history , cultures and arts. A place for Mr.Abdull rioof how has spend his life trifling and collecting different prices things

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed May 30, 2017

Its a hidden place in the center of Jeddah - near to Cycle Chowk. Its open for all on every Saturday. However, on other days you need to go in group of minimum 5 people. Its a worth going place. Gives an idea about historical...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed April 27, 2017

This is a great museum of Arab Heritage containing artifacts not only from Saudi Arabia, but also of neighboring Arab countries like UAE, Tunisia, Morocco, Yemen etc. A great collection which mesmerizes the visitor. You need minimum one full day to see this museum. It...More

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank mksobti
Reviewed March 19, 2017 via mobile

Mr Moustafa can be contacted for group visits. 0563866984 On Saturdays, individuals can visit from 8am-12pm and 5-9pm.

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed March 18, 2017 via mobile

I visited this museum with a group of work colleagues. It is a truly impressive--even overwhelming--collection of artifacts largely focused on Saudi history/culture and international Islamic art. The building is both historic and well-maintained, beautiful inside and out. I can't recommend it highly enough--an absolutely...More

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank JessicaP2188
Reviewed March 4, 2017

An interesting experience, I would call it more of an exhibit than a museum. Privately owned by someone who loved traveling and collecting artifacts and other interesting looking things from around the world. I would definitely recommend a visit to this place once if you're...More

Date of experience: February 2017
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one day weekly only for groups (I forgot which day but I think I typed it before) . Another days for individual allso. Jarek
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