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Sharjah Natural History Museum and Desert Park

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Al Dhaid Rd | Interchange 8, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
+971 6 531 1411
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Learn about the flora and fauna of the arabian desert at this fascinating museum that houses farm animals for petting, geology, marine and flora halls and a diorama showing desert habitats.
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Al Dhaid Rd | Interchange 8, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
+971 6 531 1411
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Reviewed 15 April 2017

the name says it all. its the window to the natural history of this land and will entertain its visitors with the information and exhibits

Thank Sami M
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

View animals from A.c rooms so anytime is a good time to visit! I just wish there were more wild animals... but otherwise the kids had a lovely time!!!! At the children's farm they were allowed to feed domestic animals which they found amusing.

Thank nuriruby
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

Great place the park is divided to: 1. Breeding Centre for Endangered Arabian Wildlife: a small outside walk with some birds and animals very pleasant for younger kids 2. Arabian wildlife center: some sort of a mini zoo with a decent collection of animals and...More

1  Thank waleedma
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

It's really a wonderful heritage and a nice park. A good option for a family outing. It's very informative and engraving for kids as well as adults who love history fauna and flora... I would recommend for every one to go and see must go...More

Thank Härě K
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

Has a lot of interesting areas and interactions to walk through and examine, covering both local history and the earth history.

Thank zakid1
Reviewed 19 September 2016

Sharjah Natural History Museum has a wide collection of stuffed animals and birds from the region, laid out in their natural desert habitat. There are also skeletons and casts of dinosaurs. Adjoining the museum is the Islamic Botanical Garden. But the real treat is the...More

Thank akshayhiremath
Reviewed 18 August 2016

Run down. Not many interactive activities or exhibits and those that were available did not work or were rudimentary and not up to date. Dull and colorless. Not a lot of educational information readily available to learn more about

Thank 00000AA
Reviewed 8 August 2016

Good value complex, has lots of interesting areas and interactions to walk through and examine, covering both local history and the earths history. definitely worth coming early and spending the whole day visiting the museum and also the adjacent wildlife centre.

Thank Andrew C
Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

Very nice place to visit with your family. Well maintained Zoo and islamic garden. Also there is science and astronomy museum. Very very joyful place

Thank IbraZog
Reviewed 11 June 2016 via mobile

Must visit when going through sharjah as had many historical things from the past of the uae. Old coins and notes and many more things to find here

Thank subhashc1974
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