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The place is very nicely made. Things are kept very nicely with information to each item in display. Will get an insight of Omans history & culture. A reasonable entry fee which is totally worth the visit.
I visited mid July and it was very hot, so it felt good to visit and be in the cool. The place was quiet (just me) when I visited and there are rooms downstairs and upstairs. There is a quiz included where you guess the...More
Very tastefully presented an overview of Omani dress, traditions, and artefacts with an outdoor recreation of an Arab dhow, date oasis and old homes. Very informative and worthwhile. You can spend a long time if you are slow but the entire museum can be walked...More
Had lived in Muscat for several years and never visited the museum. On a trip, I managed to find time. It's set up very well and covers the history and culture of Oman very well, and in detail.
The selection of historical maps are also...More
This museum and cafe are a must!! We had breakfast in the museum cafe - and it is amazing! My 8 yr old son wanted to try the Kinder Egg pancakes - and they were death by chocolate x10 on a plate. But oddly yummy!...More
It is a beautiful display of one man collection. A salute to the collector for his zeal and love for his land. The display at each level makes you recognize and appreciate the Arabic culture through several decades, be it clothing, jewellery, utensils, embellishments, coins,...More