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Sharjah Archaeology Museum

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Interesting place

Sharjah Archaeology Museum is an interesting place where you get an opportunity to learn lot of new... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Sumitkumar_13
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Mumbai
Best AED10 Spending in the UAE

I decided to go to Museum of Archeology in Sharjah for their temporary exhibition of “The Echo of... read more

Reviewed 15 December 2018
roaminjuliet
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Singapore
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3 weeks ago
“Interesting place”
15 Dec 2018
“Best AED10 Spending in the UAE”
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This intriguing archaeological museum takes visitors through the Stone, Bronze and Iron ages and provides educational games for children, videos in Arabic and English and other creative touches designed to make learning fun.
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Al-Hizam Al-Akhdar Road | Cultural Square, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
+971 6 566 5466
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Sharjah Archaeology Museum is an interesting place where you get an opportunity to learn lot of new things

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Sumitkumar_13
Reviewed 15 December 2018 via mobile

I decided to go to Museum of Archeology in Sharjah for their temporary exhibition of “The Echo of Caravans: Pre-Islamic Civilization Sites in Saudi Arabia” (until Jan 31, 2019). I enjoyed this exhibition a lot and since getting a tourist visa to KSA is very...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 15 November 2018

Excellent without being ostentatious. Has plenty of parking and a must for history buffs wanting to know more about the region. Good staff.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jvalant
Reviewed 3 February 2018

Next door to each other so went to both on the same morning. The archaeology museum was huge, surprising how old some of the artefacts were. Very well presented.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank gbegum
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Our tour guide told us there are more than 22 museums in Sharjah. One can't visit all. But the one with Islamic Culture and this one are good. Good display! Thorough information!! But visit only if you are genuinely interested in History and Archaeology because...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank KVKulkarni
Reviewed 30 April 2016

I loved the Museum. Especially the grave finds with groups of scelettons in perfect shape, with their jewellery still in place. But also the rich collection of objects starting from the stone age up to late pre-islamic times. I had been out to the Mleiha...More

Date of experience: April 2016
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Reviewed 5 January 2016

There are beautifully arranged exhibits in a very pleasant setting. The staff is very friendly and accommodating. The permanent exhibits are very thorough and there is always a mouth watering temporary exhibition.

Date of experience: January 2016
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Reviewed 11 August 2015

I volunteered in the summer camp at the museum and it was my first visit to it as well. The museum is divided according to the historical periods that the city went throw and some halls have similar displays of the actual archeological location. The...More

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank Reem A
Reviewed 18 September 2013

Its location is good. One can park his car inside the gate. Entry fee is AED 5 only. One can see the old archeology of Emirate of Sharjah inside. One can experience the lives of people of Sharjah from the stone age to the present...More

Date of experience: August 2013
Thank annu33
Reviewed 6 July 2013

I loved going to this museum, and have been a few times. The staff are awesome, very knowledgeable and polite, excellent English too. It's the best place to go to learn about the amazing history of the country, and the evolution of mankind out here....More

Date of experience: November 2012
Thank alijams
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We visited on a Sunday so I can confidently tell you that it's open on Sundays. Do enjoy!
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