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Bait-al-Naboodah Museum

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Feb 18, 2019
“Well presented”
Nov 14, 2018
“Very good”
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Al Boorj Avenue | Located in the heart of Sharjah, opposite Al Eslah School Museum and Al Arsah Souq., Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
+971 6 568 1738
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Bait Al Naboodah museum is among those located in the heart of Sharjah. The museum was actually the home of the famous pearl merchant, Al Naboodah, who built a fortune in the pearl trade in India and France. The home is one of the better...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Manish K
Reviewed February 18, 2019

Fine old building, beautifully restored and with its story clearly told through signage in English as well as Arabic.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Dewi C
Reviewed December 12, 2018 via mobile

The Bait Al Naboodah, affiliated with Sharjah Museums Authority umbrella is a certain scene stealer. An original coastal house in the heart of Sharjah (near Al Marjiha area), catering to a traditional Emirati ambience in a antique dwelling that has been refurbished & restored to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Fouzia S
Reviewed November 14, 2018

It is surreal to see that only a few generations ago, this place was populated by nomads and tribes and how it has drastically changed. Worth a visit.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jvalant
Reviewed September 26, 2017 via mobile

Located am booth avenue in heart of Sharjah, UAE, the bait al Naboodah museum is quite near to other places of interest.very helpful to understand the culture and living of Bedouin people in this area.

Date of experience: September 2017
3  Thank Inam K
Reviewed July 4, 2016

Love this house and typical arabic decore. Great place to take your guests. This is not crowded and is a hidden gem

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank AmrutaK
Reviewed March 4, 2016 via mobile

The Museum is right in the Heart of Sharjah and shows us the life in olden times. You get to know about thatched houses, kitchen and other utensils, household items of old times etc. Al Hisn Museum and other historical and cultural places are nearby!...More

Date of experience: November 2015
1  Thank Surya K
Reviewed October 27, 2015

At the moment, this building is under full renovation and would be open to public in mid 2016. this building is one of the famous buildings in the city of Sharjah.

Date of experience: November 2014
1  Thank Persocanadian
Reviewed June 15, 2015

nice place to understnad how people used to live in UAE. Kides will enjoy the place and toure guid is not need

Date of experience: June 2015
1  Thank harrasi
Reviewed March 30, 2015

I visited this old house just after the Museum of Islamic Civilization. It is walking distance and located in the Heritage area of Sharjah. They had a local exhibition going on while I was there. Some of the art was a bit too abstract for...More

Date of experience: March 2015
Thank robertc14
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