I had my doubts coming to a Islamic museum but it was beautifully put together. It was not only about Islam but the culture, history and civilization of the followers of Islam. The museum in itself is beautiful from the outside and in. The architecture has a islamic feel and provokes a serene feeling. My favorite displays were the Islamic... 更多
On a day trip to Sharjah we visited the Museum of Islamic Civilisation. We visited with my three kids and they enjoyed it. The museum is very well planned and maintained. the kids enjoyed all the working models and seeing the fabric covering of the door of the Holy Ka'aba in Mecca. they have a great selection of coins through... 更多
Pretty huge Islamic museum, great place to visit and spend some time, more galleries, place where you can relax and ave a coffee. Highly recommended.
This is a beautifully presented museum. The working models explaining the scientific discoveries are grest. A superb collection of astrolobes and lobes. The second floor has a myriad of wondefful examples of Islamic art with excellent explanations. I took 2 days to wonder through it. Highly recommended.
Huge and wonderful Islamic museum. I was surprised why I miss it in all times I visited Sharjah. The contents of the museum are diverse and informative. Showing the Islamic civilization in whole. I will let the photos speak.
There's a lot of reviews for this, so I'll just give my take. The building is beautiful, with clean bathrooms, a decent cafe (the upstairs cafe is downright posh), nice gift shop, and great location right on the corniche. It's divided into roughly 8 galleries (4 top, 4 bottom). On the ground floor, there is a gallery with a good... 更多
In Sharjah along the Corniche road is a beautiful building that houses the Museum of Islamic Civilization. It is five dirham to enter and pictures are allowed without flash. The museum is big and has several galleries. There are engineering marvels, astrolabes used with astronomical timekeeping, rare and old coins, weapons, Qorans and much more. There was a seminar going... 更多