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Museum of Islamic Art

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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...more
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| Corniche, Doha, Qatar
+974 4422 4444
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All reviews beautiful building the ground floor gift shop on display free entrance amazing architecture west bay worth a visit doha skyline mia park modern architecture couple of hours few hours visiting doha great place to visit exhibits pei
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Reviewed today via mobile

Beautiful arcitecture building worth on its self a visit. The museum is very nice and very very educating on the Islamic history of the middle east. Do not miss it.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank menachemle
Reviewed today via mobile

Even if you don’t like museums, make sure you go here. Great views across the bay. Great architecture inside. Exhibits really well presented

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank capt_davo
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Very well designed and maintained but unfortunately there are not many articles of historic or Islamic importance, maybe because the country by itself is small, still worth visiting

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank suresh P
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The collection of the old Islamic historical Scriptures and old things which is collected from the different parts of Islamic World like from Sub Continent, Central Asia, Arab World and Africa. If you are in Doha then you must visit this Museum.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank umer89
Reviewed yesterday

A very nice and educating place to visit, well organized, exhibition of variety of historical eras, a must visit

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 144SaherAlrefai
Reviewed yesterday

This museum is so impressive - it is beautiful. It is free. The staff are very kind and helpful and the cafe and shop are lovely to visit with, once again, wonderful staff. I loved this place so much that I visited two days running....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank AnnaDominica
Reviewed 2 days ago

Last admission 30 minutes before closing. Galleries, Gift Shop and Café close 15 minutes before closing. are some of the facts that you must be known. it's open daily from 0900 - 1900hrs except Fridays not very sure what would be the timing that Friday...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Spectacular place, wonderful setting by the sea, terrific architecture. The building alone is worth the visit. I strongly recommend an afternoon visit, as the sunset views are impressive, and the building and the fountain look amazing as the whole complex is lit up in the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank l-globetrotter
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We strolled over from our hotel. Free entry, great building inside and out. There was an exhibition on Syria which was excellent. We didn’t have time to see everything as you could spend hours there.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank dodge440
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I was lucky enough to venture here, amazing museum in the heart of Doha, Beautiful and different eras, The MIA park there is a must see, you can see both sides of the city from there (old and new), World class standard and explore Art...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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November 2, 2018|
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Response from MrMoreira | Reviewed this property |
Contact the museum directly. King regards.
May 6, 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
May 5, 2018|
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Response from nav010 | Reviewed this property |
Yes of course, fully family friendly with lifts to all floors. Nothing is a hassle.