This museum is perfect with its enormous collection of calligraphy and art work. This place is really worth seeing if you enjoy history and calligraphy. Many pieces are very rare, hard to find. I have seen few other museums in the world with such ancient pieces.
Amazing place. Pictures don't do it justice. The entrance fee is just 2 KD, visits are not by appointment. The pottery collection is very large and comprehensive, including vessels from pre-Islamic times right up to the early 20th century. The museum is considered to be the world leading museum specialising in Silver Folk jewellery, it houses around 12,000 pieces. The... 更多
This is a private collection made over a lifetime by someone who truly loves and appreciates his culture. Visits are by appointment only but well worth it. The exhibits are very well arranged, most with descriptions in English.
Deceptive from the outside but crammed with beautiful and interesting artefacts. Something for everyone, I loved the jewellery, especially with the photos showing how it was worn. My husband loved the guns, my sister the pottery. Very tranquil and well worth a visit. A short walk from the calligraphy museum which is also stunning.
The museum is nestled in an affluent neighborhood out of sight so as to not give away its inherent charm. Though once you enter you discover that you are about to go on a journey to an ancient time of simplistic beauty and history. The location is an ode to the loving relationship between its founders and curators who seem... 更多
Its a house with great Islamic collections of deferent kind of Numismatics' the Holy Moshaf , Old Carpet's, carved wood.
This is a wonderful place with no entry fee. The collection of items from age immemorial is a treat, if you are interested in the evolution of gadgets - right from the Morse code machine to an ancient typewriter. What is even more significant is that there is a planetarium attached to it. Believe me - my wife 7 I... 更多
About 20 minute cab ride, 3 KW Dinars, but worth a visit. Beautifully curated Islamic and Asian artifacts in small rooms of a villa with wonderful wood inlaid doors. The "guard/caretaker" was gracious and left us alone to browse as we pleased. The ancient textiles, illuminated manuscripts, jewelry and elaborate weaponry on display were spectacular. A collection of ancient musical... 更多