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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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| Corniche, Doha, Qatar
+974 4422 4444
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Reviewed yesterday

A tourist place. A must see if you are a tourist. Well designed interior and exterior. Same old collection since the opening of the museum, so not worth visiting more than once. The lack of Qatari history and past, which was more dominated by its...More

Thank ZaidiZaidi
Reviewed yesterday

is really very good Museum have a very nice location and building is amazing, you have to visit it when you are in Doha.

Thank Shepherd I
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A visit to the museum is a must as it has become the city's landmark. I recommend dedicating at least 3 hours to see the displayed art (spread around 3 floors), check the sea view areas (there are two), and/or have a walk at the...More

Thank Afraalkhulaifi
Reviewed 4 days ago

We had the luxury of visiting here during the Mohammed Ali exhibition which was superb!! Great location right next to the waterfront and offers plenty of exhibitions. Extremely modern building with some amazing artefacts. Offers refreshments on the ground floor and also has a great...More

Thank David R
Reviewed 4 days ago

this place is great for relaxing especially during winter season here in doha, family can relax, have picnic in the wide area with a view of the cornice and doha skyline.

Thank CJ T
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

MIA is without doubt one of my favourite places to visit and a must for all tourists! All of the artwork is truly breathtaking and the staff are all incredibly helpful and knowledgeable.

Thank Aish D
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a gorgeous building and inside are a wealth of treasures - it's a good couple of hours worth of wandering and usually has different touring art/museum pieces on display. There is a lovely cafe indoors with wonderful views across to the city skyline...More

Thank Uxor
Reviewed 5 days ago

We are not Islamic, but that is not necessary to appreciate the artifacts on display here. Afternoon cool-off time!

Thank debpicker
Reviewed 5 days ago

Great museum. Well designed with beautiful art and it's free! Plus it has a great view of the city across the harbor.

Thank Laura N
Reviewed 5 days ago

From the grand staircase to the water features, this museum is a must in Doha.The local historical artifacts are priceless and absolutely beautiful.

Thank Tammy_M800
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Phyo M
9 May 2017|
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Response from Christine S | Reviewed this property |
This beautiful museum has no entrance fee Enjoy
24 April 2017|
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Response from PrashantAU | Reviewed this property |
There isn't any locker facility but you can ask the Museum reception to look after your belongings.
Soha S
30 January 2017|
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Response from Christine S | Reviewed this property |
HI There is lots of room for a stroller and easy access Enjoy your visit