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Kuwait National Museum

Kuwait City, Kuwait
+965 2245 6535
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Building not even finished...

Terrible visit, advertised as open but to get into the building is through sand, pavers and even... read more

Reviewed 4 April 2018
Travelling_LindaG
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The Netherlands
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
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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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

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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

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Reviewed 18 January 2018

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

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Reviewed 5 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.

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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

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Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

This is the place for events and fun happenings. The Beatles singalong was held there and wow! Sid Q was awesome on the guitar and the whole band!

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Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

The staff never answer the phone to check opening timings. I went last Sunday around 6 pm but it was closed at that time. They didnt even update the timing in google

Thank Hebah A
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Reviewed 8 June 2017

Still good Kuwait National Museum nice collections great displays represent our history hope to see it much better

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Reviewed 14 April 2017

This is a very interesting and must see place. The museum has a lot of history and the staff is exceptional.. Very clean, and Kuwait does things first class... Must see!

1  Thank TWRoyal
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Reviewed 23 March 2017

Not what is expected of a national museum.Few visitors, hard to find staff at the planetarium. More to see at Hawalli Othman museum. Combine with visit to Sadu House. Civil ID taken on entry!

Thank hazeq8
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For time being planetarium is closed for renovation and museum also
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