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One good museum inside

Apart from visiting the castle itself, the site offer you the possibility of visiting a good museum... read more

Reviewed 4 January 2019
Rosario_it
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Brussels
Small but interesting

This is a quick stop but worth it. There are a few exhibits on life in the Khasab area of Oman... read more

Reviewed 31 December 2018
mbrichter
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Elizabeth, New Jersey
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Khasab Castle, Khasab 811, Oman
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Well preserved castle. Informative historical exhibits. Stunning location. I would absolutely spend the time to visit when in Khasab

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 4 January 2019

Apart from visiting the castle itself, the site offer you the possibility of visiting a good museum which display something about the history of Oman and particularly this region. For example there was a nice reconstruction of a typical old house which I saw during...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 31 December 2018

This is a quick stop but worth it. There are a few exhibits on life in the Khasab area of Oman with a number of artifacts to demonstrate. Well written descriptions are on display in English as well Arabic

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank mbrichter
Reviewed 30 November 2018

Khasab Castle is unique and nothing like any castles we've visited in European locations. Certainly worth a visit!

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 24 November 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed our time at the castle 🏰, really fulfilling. Kids got to see traditional style of Building and lived the experience. Very educational and interesting.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Zainab A
Reviewed 23 November 2018 via mobile

This is old Portuguese port which has been recently renovated. Good to visit if one has time. Gives a good peep into khasab history.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 18 October 2018

Old Portugese 1500 Century fort - now a very well maintained museum. Very interesting and well maintained.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank PerUrdahl
Reviewed 23 September 2018

Small castle which summarizes the history of Khasab and Musandam very well. The castle looks like being renovated recently and they put effort in displaying the life of people in former times.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Julia S
Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

Very educational on the local cultures and traditions. Not all of the museum has a/c so can get a little warm walking around in Summer as we were. Good 60 minute stop.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Macs-on-the-move
Reviewed 18 May 2018 via mobile

Very nice when you see every rooms of this castle with real size mock persons in the rooms with all old materials kept as studio rooms. The central museum was very amazing when see the old articles and things kept inside... 500 Baiza entry fee...camera...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank callbackganesan
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Lupin100
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The walk from the port to the castle is completely flat and easy.
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