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Al Estiqlal St, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Very nice place and can learn lot of things about aeronautics history only 10 dirhams including 15 minutes short film . not age limit . its worth to visit everyone

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank RanjanF
Reviewed 4 days ago

I have recently visited the Al Mahatta Museum in Sharjah - located where the first International Airport in the UAE was - now in the middle of Sharjah (the town) and surrounded by high rise buildings. This museum should be included in the itenary of...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank JanBdeW
Reviewed August 2, 2019

It was only through this website that I came to know about the Al Mahatta museum in Sharjah. Intrigued on it having been the first airstrip in the UAE and among the earliest in the Gulf, I paid it a visit. The museum is located...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Manish K
Reviewed July 20, 2019 via mobile

A surprise gem of a museum in Sharjah. Well kept and very informing about British Imperial flight. Nice to see that this place has been restored and is pretty much as it was when it was in use.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank The_Pilot_Wife
Reviewed June 7, 2019

The first airport in the Arabian Gulf, Mahattah was built by the Brits for their biplanes in 1932. Today its an aviation museum and well worth the visit - if the displays are a tad broken down (they have to survive Emirati schoolkids and don't...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank AlexanderMcNabb
Reviewed December 31, 2018

Al Mahatta Museum presents various exhibits related to aircraft. Nice place for kids to learn and see aircraft internals.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Sumitkumar_13
Reviewed November 14, 2018

Kids will love the exhibit and the chance to see the inside of the Aircraft and even enter the cockpit - is understated and worth a visit.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jvalant
Reviewed October 20, 2018 via mobile

Its a good place for kids,a bit underrated I would imagine.It goes to the history of aviation.There are real planes ,cockpit.Overall satisfied and plus entry fees are quite minimal.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank bashidbk
Reviewed March 25, 2018

The site is in progress with more buildings becoming available. I visited examples of Islamic schools with desks and books, a library and a wall of photos of teachers. An interesting place to expereince old customs.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Apolonia70
Reviewed October 14, 2017

We did not expect a lot, but were more than impressed with the museum. A large collection. We learned a lot of new information and the aircraft hangar was the highlight. There is access to old aircrafts, and even a chance to enter the cabin...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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