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Heart of Sharjah

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
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Sharjah Corniche St, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The heart of Sharjah is an area comprising of the old city of Sharjah, which the current ruler aims to develop into a centre for Heritage and the Arts. Enclosed within the old city walls and located close to the two main bus stations of...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Manish K
Reviewed March 20, 2019

A treasure for the soul, experience historical and architectural marvel in the very heart of Sharjah.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Jesus Lloyd B
Reviewed March 20, 2019

Amazing destination to learn something new about the old, mystic vibe and welcoming. I would say that this is the place to find the unique souvenirs.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Vincentvarga
Reviewed February 28, 2019

Nice construction and well maintained roads is seen throughout. Kudos to the guys who are behind enabling all this

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Sumitkumar_13
Reviewed February 18, 2019

Nice to find an emirate attempting to preserve/restore some of its oldest buildings. A couple of interesting museums here plus an old souq

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Dewi C
Reviewed April 7, 2018

If you want to experience the UAE beyond the glitzy resorts and gigantic shopping malls, this is the place to go. Although it does attract tourists, this area is an authentic neighborhood where residents live and work each day. Highlights are the renovated old souks...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed March 22, 2018

Heart of Sharjah is great to visit, the information centre has a lot of information on how and what and where.. very friendly and helpful lady gave us all the ins and outs... Still a lot of work to be done, but it looks well...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank Taqui Q
Reviewed February 4, 2018

This is a nice little air-conditioned building that shows some of the preservation work going on in the historical district of Sharjah. Check it out on way to the Heritage Museum or the Fort.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Nicole B
Reviewed July 20, 2017

Heart of Sharjah is an effort to preserve the history and showcase the old-day Sharjah. It's a project which is expected to be completed by the year 2025. You can visit the information center to see the project map and learn more about it. Upon...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank parvezish
Reviewed May 16, 2017 via mobile

Historical area in the middle of Sharjah, start your day with a coffee from nearby Ratios cafe then go and explore

Date of experience: March 2017
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March 25, 2019|
Response from Dewi C | Reviewed this property |
I think all the Sharjah museums are closed on Friday until 4pm as it is the day of worship.