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Museum of Islamic Art

| Corniche, Doha, Qatar
+974 4422 4444
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Set in the MIA Park on the Doha waterfront, the museum building stands out as an architectural gem. Once inside, you will see masterpieces of Islamic art, including metalwork, ceramics, jewellery, woodwork, textiles and glass, collected from three continents and dating from the 7th to the 19th century. Entry to the museum is FREE.
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  • Average5%
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| Corniche, Doha, Qatar
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"beautiful building"
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Reviewed yesterday

do visit this place and you will be thrilled to know about islamic history, art and inventions across three contintents over 1400 years.

Thank naveedhaq
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Reviewed yesterday

Excellent environment and good facilities. The interior design is spectacular and the historical collections are overwhelming. Best collections are from Persia, Turkey and Syria. Good for families and group visitors. The fountains outside the premises are fantastic and suitable place for photos with the West...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Stunning building with a comprehensive collection of ME artefacts. Nice way to spend a couple of hours.

Thank FrequentFlyerDublin
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I'll start by saying the the opening times of the museum appear to be completely random. I have visited my father several times and it has always been closed until finally in February we got in! (To be fair, we didn't always check the opening...More

Thank Dreamer-Wanderer
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Amazing architecture, easy to find. Lot of pieces from history. Well organized exhibition. You may take pictures too.

Thank mmikko
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We just had a stop over in Doha on our way to Thailand, luckily we made time on our way back to visit the museum, the building itself is actually breathtaking, I absolutely loved the symmetry in the design, I wish I had more time...More

Thank Brendonmuller
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This museum not only has spectacular artifacts but the architecture of the building is breathtaking. The way in which the museum pieces are presented is unlike any other museum I have visited. We went to the museum late in the afternoon and enjoyed the stunning...More

Thank Lisa P
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a must-see for us when we planned this trip, and the actual experience went far beyond our expectations. We ended up spending most of the day here, finishing off with a concert by members of the Qatar Philharmonic. The building itself is a...More

Thank David K
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Make sure you are there at least an hour before closing time. I was there at 7.30 pm. and the place is closing at 8 pm. A very rude man at the entrance refused to let me in even though there were still 30 min....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The building is really very, very beautiful, but inside there are limited amount of works.The 1-hour tour runs through the museum.

Thank MrMoreira
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vbnet
7 May 2018|
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Response from Levitrier07300 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I believe they are. I noticed a number of people taking photographs and there were no signs saying no photography. Everyone today has phones that act as cameras anyway, so I imagine it would be difficult to prevent... More
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5 May 2018|
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Response from Peter M | Reviewed this property |
I am sorry, I have no idea. I wish I could tell you, because it's a wonderful experience. If you're staying at a hotel, you could ask the concierge if they could find out for you.
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azad a
7 January 2018|
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Response from Janev_Australia | Reviewed this property |
What on earth does your marital status have to do with visiting a museum? It is not a pick up joint. Just saying
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