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Bait Al Zubair

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Al-Saidiya Street, Muscat 113, Oman
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All reviews omani culture private museum household items gift shop interesting museum traditional house model village visited this museum traditional clothing privately owned museum on display daily life modern art great insight national museum entrance fee worth a visit
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Reviewed yesterday

Interesting museums with lot of rich history about oman its origin. They are lot of things displayed from weapons , cloths, literature, coins etc Nice place to visit.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank piyushssonavale
Reviewed 3 days ago

A very interesting museum with old photos and Islamic weaponry and so much more history of oman I was glad I went but wouldnt bother again.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank woebetide
Reviewed 4 days ago

Just enough to inform, not too much to bore. A good collection of Omani relics and a well stocked gift shop. Pop into the art gallery opposite (on the other side of the road) while you are there.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank walkerstock1
Reviewed 5 days ago

This is one of the smaller museums in Muscat, but still interesting if you have a spare hour. This is very much a cultural museum with exhibits from everyday life, maps, daggers, models of dhows, weapons and clothes. Outside is a very interesting old reconstruction...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Darron1970
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the stops on our city tour of Muscat was the Bait Al Zubair Museum in Mattrah. Museum houses a great deal of the different clothes and weapons that were worn and used by the various different tribes people that lived in the various...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This museum offers such a fascinating insight into Omani culture as a community but also on a smaller scale with a terrific look at what domestic life was like. There are numerous buildings for you to meander through looking at the artefacts and photographs of...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank MFC31
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Bait Zabair is private museum and I found good for knowledge which provide good hand to the visitor to understand Omani culture

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Ibnebatutariz2018
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Attended a number of events and exhibitions Beautiful location Fantastic display area, a number of halls Excellent and we'll informed staff Quality displays Permanent historical exhibits just superb

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank rawahymis
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Bait al Zubair Museum is located in a beautiful mansion, where Omani culture and traditions are showcased. Push its carved wooden doors and discover one of the finest collection of Omani artefacts from silver jewelry worn by women of different tribes all over the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank bestregardsfromfar
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you want to learn about traditional Omani dress for men and women, together with exhibitions of arms & armour, the household, stamps, coins, books & manuscripts, art, historical photographs, antique maps and maritime history, this privately run museum is really outstanding. The displays are...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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14 September 2017|
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Response from 855gerim | Reviewed this property |
Use GPS to get there. Billy easy to find. Should be allowed to stay in the US you should have no problem finding a place to park. There is a small entrance fee. Enjoy
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22 August 2017|
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2 December 2016|
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Response from ikhan94 | Reviewed this property |
There is a gift shop in Bait al Zubair. They have nice souvenirs which are nicely packed. They have variety and small items are reasonably priced.