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Rak City, Ras Al Khaimah, United Arab Emirates
+971 7 233 3411
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All reviews old palace an interesting place to visit entry fee aed per person history information informative fort pottery coins rak life weapons tower archaeology christ sheikh
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Instructive visit that shows the history of the town. Definitely worth a stop when in RAK. The tour takes about 2 hours.

Thank Dobro_and_family
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Short history about RAK and UEA. Go to the tee-room near entrance - cool! There was one arabi men who tell us more about the living in RAK.

Thank TuuliaFinland
Reviewed 17 October 2018 via mobile

the museum has 5aed entrance which I personally don’t appreciate compare to most Dubai museums with free entrance. there is nothing much to see inside and boring. i hope they will put more interesting things to see such as ancient weapons or something similar.

Thank nicklorain2
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Great experience lots to see and do and air con rooms help cool you down, while you view the forts ramparts

Thank Anthony R
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

I enjoy history in general and museums in particular. Though quite a small fort and museum, I found it quite fascinating. It's interesting how they have set up rooms which depict how people lived even before western civilization was formally introduced to that part of...More

Thank IvyDaCruz
Reviewed 30 August 2018

The museum is an interesting place to visit, with information on local history. But it feels a little old and in need of updating with some new displays.

Thank Eddie R
Reviewed 28 August 2018

A place to visit while in RAK, I advise visitors to come visit in the late afternoon and enjoy the wonderful sunset from the main Tower roof. The museum is small but is being renovated, it is divided in several parts: geological, antiques, animals... interesting...More

Thank Benjamin M
Reviewed 9 August 2018

interesting to know some of rak history, building is more interesting than what is inside, but you can imagine how was the life there.

Thank jalel2013
Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

If your new to the Middle East this is a great place for an introduction to the past. The old palace is perfect to seeing how Arabs have survived in the hot desert during the summers (great wind tower), they also show pre-oil income and...More

Thank gypsygirl2028
Reviewed 24 June 2018

Great to see the history, which will take you back within time. Each Emirate has something specific about them and will gain your interest to know more about this great places.

Thank annatravel737
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Response from annatravel737 | Reviewed this property |
Few years back was around 5-10 DHR RAK, good place to relax.