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Sharjah Museums

Al Khan, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
+971 6 565 5455
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Historic!

I was shocked when I visited this place as it displays one of the oldest coins and currencies used... read more

Reviewed 2 September 2016
Akbarkq
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Dubai
LIfe Of UAE

Single place to know about UAE culture tradition and lifestyle and history of Arabian life. really... read more

Reviewed 12 March 2016
chithiravelr
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Chennai (Madras), India
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2 Sep 2016
“Historic!”
12 Mar 2016
“LIfe Of UAE”
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Al Khan, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
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+971 6 565 5455
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Reviewed 2 September 2016

I was shocked when I visited this place as it displays one of the oldest coins and currencies used in this region. Cheap entry tickets make it a must visit.

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Reviewed 12 March 2016

Single place to know about UAE culture tradition and lifestyle and history of Arabian life. really use to explore the UAE history and architecture.

Thank chithiravelr
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Reviewed 1 March 2016

Many interesting museums are located at the same area - just walking distance from each other. You can get a little book about museums in Sharjah, so itäs easier to plan whet to go. You can get more information from the Sharjah discovery centre which...More

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Reviewed 14 July 2015

Doubt whether any other country in GCC has as many museums as Sharjah Has. All are well maintained and staffed. Fees are affordable or Nominal. There are variety of and number Museums located at different parts of the emirate Sharjah.

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Reviewed 2 February 2015

When in Sharjah, do visit these two museums! The Heritage Museum is located in a small compound with a theatre and souk. It offers a great introduction to the history of the UAE. The Museum of Islamic Civilization can be found on the corniche, and...More

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Reviewed 21 December 2014

The museum is the old airport terminal and control tower which was the very first airport in the UEA. It was a stop over for the old Imperial Airways (GB) and was also used by the RAF over many years. There are several old aircraft...More

1  Thank Peter T
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