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Sharjah Museum of Islamic Civilization

Corniche St, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
+971 6 565 5455
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Corniche St, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
+971 6 565 5455
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Reviewed December 1, 2017

There are so many things to see that you simply shall come twice or stay longer if you want to learn thoroughly Islamic History and past. Amazing place. Many things to learn and discover. Ancestors were way smarter then we think :)

1  Thank Shamsa01
Reviewed November 21, 2017

Nice design, polite staff, easy to understand route, rather long corridors, yet subjects are limited. Design of different designated halls is nice, yet could be more.

Thank AmrBadran
Reviewed November 17, 2017 via mobile

Easily spend a few hours here. Don't forget to look at the dome. Wonderful building. Interesting exhibits

Thank genghisexpress
Reviewed November 11, 2017 via mobile

We had only one hour until close. And it was just enough time. Don't plan half of the day for it unless you're very interested in details

Thank Vasyliovych R
Reviewed October 2, 2017

Good place to visit in Sharjah , you can go with the City open roof tour BUS , it has some of the original historical clothes and weapons , but also a lot of samples for tools , if you ave kids you should take...More

Thank ghazi640
Reviewed September 29, 2017 via mobile

Its an amazing place to visit at least once, this museum represent some sides of the Islamic civilization, mostly about Muslim scientists contributions in the science and how they have the priorities in most of the inventions that we enjoy nowadays. Another big part that...More

Thank MTGblog
Reviewed September 18, 2017 via mobile

It's a very good place to visit to know about the history of Islamic Art of architecture and Arabic. The building is a great state of Art

Thank hashammumtaz
Reviewed September 9, 2017 via mobile

Unfortunately the day we visited, despite the website saying it was open until 2pm, we arrived and it was closed. It wasn't Eid day but closed due to Eid which was understandable. Looks very impressive from the outside!!

Thank Yasmin M
Reviewed September 4, 2017 via mobile

One of the best museums in UAE reach of information about different islamic civilizations during the ages. It includes Muslims input to science, medicine, music, architecture, industry. Needs about 3 hrs to cover it, worthy the visit

Thank Bassam N
Reviewed August 29, 2017 via mobile

i learned so many things about Arabic acultures, this is a right place for a person wants to gain some knowledge.

Thank DheyanxsDhx
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Christined Lari... T
July 30, 2017|
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Response from Alifia K | Reviewed this property |
10 AED each
Richard C
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