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Mirror House

Street 94 | House 17 Block 9, Qadisiya, Kuwait City 35809, Kuwait
+965 2251 8522
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A must to see.

A visit that must happen, I was so impressed and the story behind the creation was amazing. The... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Osso59
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Cairo, Egypt
Calm artistic place to visit in Kuwait

The House of Mirrors, Kuwait - the only house in the world covered entirely with mirror mosaic... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
SagarDiscovery
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Salmiya, Al Kuwayt, Kuwait
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Tours by appointment only! The Only House in the World entirely covered with Mirror Mosaic by a single artist! The Mirror House, also called, The Khalifa & Lidia Qattan Art Museum, is the residence of the Pioneer Kuwaiti Artist, Khalifa Qattan, and his wife Lidia, both artists whom have opened their house and art galleries to share their unique art with people from around the world. The artist and creator of the Mirror House, Lidia Qattan, still gives personal tours of her magical house, which is in reality a wonderful journey of exploration.
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Street 94 | House 17 Block 9, Qadisiya, Kuwait City 35809, Kuwait
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+965 2251 8522
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A visit that must happen, I was so impressed and the story behind the creation was amazing. The lady who lives there will require notice that you want to come. Look it up.

Thank Osso59
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The House of Mirrors, Kuwait - the only house in the world covered entirely with mirror mosaic! Lidia Al-Qattan the artist behind this piece of art! Lidia has created much of the work herself. She herself gives tours of the house. Before she starts the...More

Thank SagarDiscovery
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This was the first stop of group tour, and we didn't have any regrets having this as our first stop. Ms. Lydia and her daughter welcomed us with their utmost hospitality. Not to mention their welcome drinks and pastries which tastes good! Their introduction of...More

1  Thank edward v
Reviewed 11 June 2017

I am living in Kuwait for more than 21 years and I visited it with my sisters family on visit to Kuwait for the first time now, but this is the most amazing place I have seen so far. The house is owned by a...More

2  Thank ajaikumar7
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

If you have the heart for the art you must not.missed the chance to visit and met the artist of the Mirror House. The house which stand for years of history changed by the call of the love of art. It's amazing piece of art....More

Thank ladynaoj
Reviewed 2 June 2017

The Mirror House, it's creator and inhabitants make up part of the cultural richness that is Kuwait. It is like a living journal that catalogues the pain and many pleasures this tiny city-state has experienced over the last four decades, all the while using mirrors...More

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Fun family event for teens and adults. Tour is longer than expected, block out a few hours. The artist and owner of the house is kind and she makes you feel you like you have known her for years. There was a performance piece that...More

Thank Sunee B
Reviewed 15 May 2017

I've been here before, and couldn't resist coming back and reviewing again. Of all the things I've seen in five years of extraordinary travels through unknown places, this was the most memorable. Not because the mirrors are amazing (they are but there are more amazing...More

1  Thank Sebmack
Mirror H, Manager at Mirror House, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2017

Thank you for your wonderful comment. I like your pespective. I like the way you describe "Lidia's Mind". I hope you will visit us again one day, with, your children :-)

Reviewed 29 April 2017

Not only syrreal but a bit childish too. I must admit that this is one of the few times where the Tripadvisor ratings were misleading. While I appreciate the work and effort by the host family converting their house into an outworldly place, I had...More

Thank hetman
Mirror H, Manager at Mirror House, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2017

Why did you describe your experience as " childesh"? Was your tour in a large or small group? Why did you describe the philodophy as " amaturish"? Being a private ART museum, why were you expecting to learn about Kuwait, it's culture and people (...More

Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

This house is completely amazing. Each detail is very care. The prize is only 3kd. Lidia is the owner and the artist of this house. She is very kind and she explains all that you want about the house or the paintings. She gives tea...More

Thank Nevolsillo
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Princy T
25 June 2017|
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Response from Mirror H | Property representative |
Yes. KD3 per Adult and KD2 for Children (including refreshments)
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Faroo3 W
20 October 2016|
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Response from Mirror H | Property representative |
Yes you do need to make an appointment. However, the Mirror House is currently closed for the annual summer holiday. We will reopen in August so please check with us then.
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Min N
13 April 2016|
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Response from Mirror H | Property representative |
Just call the artist at the number provided on tripadvisor 22518522
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