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Small, old, nothing much interesting.

The area occupied us large, yet the showrooms are few and small. Much of the complex is not used... read more

Reviewed 6 July 2018
Hussain M
,
Bahrain
via mobile
Hopefully the renovations make it worth spending more time

Went in the evening, had to wander through a construction site to find the entrance (little to no... read more

Reviewed 18 March 2018
Docc M
,
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 3 June 2011

For those looking for an outing and those who are interested in ancient architecture and history, the museum is definitely something that should not be missed.. While it may not Be on par with those in certain European countries, it should not be missed if...More

3  Thank foxydoo
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 23 February 2012

what a huge mistake. This is THE WORST example of a national museum I've ever seen. It's a dusty building site with two rooms of VERY dull exhibits. All the ancient and modern culture, history that could have been displayed in this shambles just left...More

7  Thank StevenBSydney
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Reviewed 1 week ago

As of Nov. 10th, 2018, a large part of this museum is closed and/or under construction for repairs. The name of the museum would seem to indicate a large collection. The collection at other museums in Kuwait is more extensive, with better documentation. The museum...More

Thank RLTB1
Reviewed 11 August 2018

i have been there for a first time and surprised with lot of interesting items and with atmosphere, which took me to go back thru time and see the history.

Thank vahram g
Reviewed 11 August 2018

Building is still being developed and looks like it will be a great place to visit once finished. At the moment there are a few interesting historical items - particularly the exhibition on Failaka island - Greek artifacts. Follow the signs to the Heritage Museum....More

Thank James188113
Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

The area occupied us large, yet the showrooms are few and small. Much of the complex is not used, currently renovating. The exhibit is only 2 showrooms, one for old artifacts from faileka island and is really small collection, the other is old days life...More

Thank Hussain M
Reviewed 21 June 2018

Nice to enjoy and appreciate Islamic culture. A collection of pieces placed nicely and all with explanation in english language.

Thank Flavsy
Reviewed 4 April 2018

Terrible visit, advertised as open but to get into the building is through sand, pavers and even the taxi driver did not know where to go! Once inside, it is limited artefacts, no tours, nobody understood. The artefacts are split ebtween 2 buildings, old and...More

Thank Travelling_LindaG
Reviewed 18 March 2018

Went in the evening, had to wander through a construction site to find the entrance (little to no signage). Plenty of active work taking place in and around the building. The back portion (heritage) felt like a Night at The Museum--we had the entire place...More

Thank Docc M
Reviewed 17 January 2018

don't miss iseum itself is sparce because of the iraqi invasion/ war. but the hertiage portion is really complete and educational.

Thank BEVERLY B
Reviewed 4 January 2018

This place shows glimpses of Kuwaiti art & culture. This is one of the tourist spots for those, who are keen to know about history. Visit to this place can be enjoyed with friends & families.

Thank Prasanna1965
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

Took some persevering even to find the museum - signage is poor to non- existent. Head behind Sadhu House and across the car park (building in progress) towards the large building in the right. Access is unusually limited over some broken paving and through a...More

Thank David A
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For time being planetarium is closed for renovation and museum also
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