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National Museum

Al-Muraba - King Abdul Aziz Historical Center, Riyadh 11481, Saudi Arabia
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Oldest Meseum in City

Having all types of Islamic History, History for Saudi Arabia must see the video in hall having... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Imran T
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Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Lovely visit

It's very lovely a day quite historical place to enjoy wonderful time.in side of it up will get a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Raffaa K
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Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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The history of Islam is the major focus of this museum, which consists of 10 galleries, courtyards and a section that houses fancy cars and other belongings of the founding king of Saudi Arabia.
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good37%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“islamic history” (11 reviews)
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Al-Muraba - King Abdul Aziz Historical Center, Riyadh 11481, Saudi Arabia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Having all types of Islamic History, History for Saudi Arabia must see the video in hall having complete history and how Saudi Arabia got freedom from Turk having gold mines samples samples of before Madinah history very nice place to visit

Thank Imran T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's very lovely a day quite historical place to enjoy wonderful time.in side of it up will get a lot of knowledge &information about thehistory of mankind.

Thank Raffaa K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is one of the few tat you can visit in Riyadh which not has many Historical places. But at the same time it is stunning. Very reach of finds, whom drive you to understand the story of Islam, the Arabic Region and so...More

Thank Luigi P
Reviewed 7 September 2017

wide selection of ancient excavations, with some demonstration media screens about the history of Arabic peninsula, must seen attraction in Riyadh.

1  Thank Hazem Z
Reviewed 6 September 2017

You can learn the history of KSA and much more... Suggested to go two times because it's very big and very nice garden outside to relax.

Thank domenicoabate
Reviewed 20 August 2017

- Big zoo - Many animals, birds, reptiles - Two hunch camel is one must watch - Elephant here catch and eat the fruits we throw - Play Train should be the one to start

Thank Chezhian A
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

I got so many informations about the saudian culture, beautiful space around the museum. I wish if there is better cafes and restaurants there

Thank Rida J
Reviewed 14 August 2017

I visited this museum about 6 months ago .Cheap admission about 10 riyals (2 GBP ) Parking as always in Riyadh an issue .Museum well planned out ,lots of space , some very interesting exhibits , multi-lingual .Spent two hours there and could have spent...More

Thank Steve P
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

I was so excited to go because I saw it rated high. But frankly it was a disappointment. There were very few real exhibits. Most were pictures or replicas of real artifacts. The mural a was fascinating though. So it is worth one visit just...More

1  Thank Smera Z
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Delicious foods, beautiful place in riyadh but no enough parking. Located in center and of riyadh- Alolaya.

Thank Fawaz0sa
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Yusra S
14 September 2017|
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Response from JashDM | Reviewed this property |
You can use both escalators or elevators for your convenience.
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Sohaib B
5 July 2017|
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Response from Raymon2108 | Reviewed this property |
Close on Fridays. Normally 09:00-18:00 Open SAR 10
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Mais R
29 March 2017|
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Response from ickle_moose | Reviewed this property |
Try internations for social groups (it is a very active website, lots going on), but for the Museum just use Uber, or the Saudi version Careem. Download the app onto your phone, very very easy to use. Enjoy!
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