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Sharjah Heritage Museum

Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
+971 6 568 0006
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Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
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+971 6 568 0006
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"local culture"
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"daily life"
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"great place to learn"
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"life style"
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"nice experience"
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"on display"
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"customs"
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"artifacts"
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"information"
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"history"
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"oral"
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"emirates"
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Reviewed yesterday

Has a good showcase of ancient civilization and culture. Artifacts are well preserved and well presented. Although the museum is not large compared to other museums in UAE. This activity can be done in an hour or so.

Thank Pinkesh J
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Reviewed 1 April 2018

A small but nice museum rich in information on the daily lives of people in Sharjah. It is located in the Heritage district, a short walk from the waterfront. The displays are basic, but I was able to learn a lot about Sharjah and its...More

Thank Hoegaarden987
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Reviewed 23 March 2018

I used to collect stamps as a little girl, and I remember the beautiful stamps coming from Sharjah...I will never forget... So when given the opportunity to visit and stay in Sharjah, I said yes.. and I loved every minute of it... Amongst many other...More

1  Thank Taqui Q
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Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

This is a small museum that explains the heritage of the local people. So many nice displays to understand the life local people a few decades back. Plan on spending about a half hour to see everything.

Thank Ramadama
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Reviewed 4 February 2018

Pretty good local history museum, with predictable local ruling family hagiography. Nice building, AC inside, and very well marked. It costs 10 AED, but they try to sell you a 4 site ticket for 20. But one of the four sites is closed.

Thank Nicole B
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Reviewed 4 February 2018

This museum may be small, but it achieves something great: it introduces you to the heritage of the Emirates, tells you how things were (even not so very long ago), describes the customs and the very special kind of knowledge&abilities of man&women living and staying...More

Thank HP G
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Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

Well worth a visit. Very informative displays. Only 10 dirhams. Can combine with other museums in heritage area

Thank genghisexpress
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Reviewed 28 September 2017

Worth hunting for, great information. Well laid out as it was. Sharjah has some real hidden gems of history

Thank ActionAdventurer
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Reviewed 19 May 2017

May not be great by European standards but found the information very interesting and simple to understand. Gave good explanation of every day life and customs. Really interesting. Would be great for children.

Thank raybon56
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Reviewed 24 March 2017

We enjoyed our visit, very nice and well laid out exhibition. Reception with water, dates and coffee.

Thank BibiJans
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