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Sharjah Museum of Islamic Civilization

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

As an Archaeologist I salute the museum curator who set all the artifacts in a chronological ways for visitor to understand better and gain some knowledge.The Islamic heritage in museum are absolutely remarkable The numismatic portion is so great coins of all ages is the...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank MNBABAR
Reviewed July 21, 2019 via mobile

Nice spot to spend time with family and kids.. lot of things to see and understand.. especially for kids... should not miss it..

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank vinub2014
Reviewed July 7, 2019

The Sharjah Museum of Islamic Civilization is housed in a large regal-like building located next to the Sharjah Corniche and in close proximity to the Art and Historical district. The museum is spread over two floors and has 6 galleries, with numerous objects explaining the...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Manish K
Reviewed June 25, 2019

Situated on the corniche road facing Sharjah Seaport looks one more golden collection of buildings.The collection is very rare and showing real ancient Islamic Culture even before AD.Some monuments and slates written in Hebrew Language will surprise you.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Arifjamal
Reviewed June 21, 2019

This museum is located in sharjah cornish there are two most very near to this place the museum contains some old houses ruins and old market place conserved It looks like this place had everything for a civilisation to live its just nice walk on...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank MOHAMMED Z
Reviewed June 7, 2019

Shamefully, it took us years to visit this museum which is just down the road from our house! Originally built as a souq and later developed into a museum (it wasn't a terrribly good souq, but it's a fantastic museum), this well-ordered and wonderfully presented...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank AlexanderMcNabb
Reviewed June 5, 2019

You can see rare Islamic artifacts dating back to thousands of centuries! Learn about the concept of Islam and what Muslims believe in and the rich culture and historic Islamic civilization. Its mentioned that they have more than 5000 artifacts from all over the world.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank travelwithdia
Reviewed April 22, 2019 via mobile

I learned a lot during my tour, and I highly recommend it for others. The museum is well done. I’m Christian, but wanted to learn more about Islam. I truly can’t away more educated. The whole tour took about 1 hour, but could easily be...More

Date of experience: April 2019
2  Thank TravelWithKarisha
Reviewed March 17, 2019 via mobile

Very modern in presentation. Lots of relics to view in seperate halls Allow 2 to 3 hours to view well Not expensive Very clean and staff that interacted with me very hospitable.

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank Peter B
Reviewed March 7, 2019

We stopped here on our transfer from the Ramada Beach Hotel-Ajman to the Swiss Belhotel in Sharjah. After free parking in front on the creek side, we entered to no payment and proceeded down the long halls on both floors + the beautiful center dome....More

Date of experience: March 2019
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April 14, 2016|
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Response from RogerLowestoft | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Not much to add from the other comments, I would suggest you try and get there early and miss the queue's. Enjoy
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