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Sadu House

Opens in 18 min: 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM, 4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Open today: 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM, 4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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Bedouin weaving worth a look

The Sadu House Museum in Kuwait City is small - located in an old house - but if you are interested... read more

Reviewed May 17, 2019
randall063
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Vancouver, Canada
Brilliant place to experience culture

Brilliant place to take senior school kids for a trip and it’s free. The architecture and... read more

Reviewed September 4, 2018
JehanCarew
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Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM, 4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
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Arabian Gulf Road | Next to National Museum, Salmiya, Hawalli Governorate 13057, Kuwait
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Reviewed May 17, 2019

The Sadu House Museum in Kuwait City is small - located in an old house - but if you are interested in the very beautiful traditional Bedouin weaving culture, it is interesting. They have examples, of course, of this old weaving art, but there is...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed November 12, 2018

As of Nov. 10th, 2018, the Sadu House is closed for renovations for the next few months, according to museum staff. The gift shop and coffee shop inside are still open. Hotel concierges and professional tour guides for Kuwait have not been aware of this...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed September 4, 2018 via mobile

Brilliant place to take senior school kids for a trip and it’s free. The architecture and surroundings transport you to a traditional time. The Sadi House situated off the gulf road is a place not to miss. It shows you snippets of Arabic traditions and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank JehanCarew
Reviewed June 20, 2018

You must visit this place, is a traditional place in Kuwait where you can enjoy Kuwaiti traditions and buy great stuff.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Flavsy
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

A beautiful & interesting old building of Kuwait. With so much history of the Kuwaiti Weaving Ladies. I have spent many happy hours there with my quilting friends of all nationalities and hope to spend many more. Drop in for a coffee and see for...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank padennis76
Reviewed March 24, 2018

Interesting history of weaving in the region. Good quality displays, well preserved building. There was a bazaar being held during our visit so we were able to combine some shopping with culture. Good mix.

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank FionacShanghai
Reviewed February 27, 2018 via mobile

Its a great place to learn about what the Kuwaiti people used to do for a living in the era before the oil was discovered. There is also a chic coffee shop inside that is nice to hang out in during the afternoon

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank christine a
Reviewed February 8, 2018

It is interesting to see the building as it is an old kuwaiti house. The textile exposition is interesting but there are not many pieces.

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed September 17, 2017 via mobile

It is very small place that you can finish it within 10 min., Stop there If you are nearby. Not worth to come from far to visit it

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank 596alia
Reviewed September 11, 2017

For each country I visit, I usually end up milling around old market places and shops looking some treasures local to the area to buy like wicker baskets and weaves. Sabu House is so far the only place you could find them in Kuwait, if...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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No there is no entrance fee. You will love the place as it is small but full of culture and history!
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