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Mirror House

Open Now: 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM, 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM, 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
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A Kuwait 'Must See'

What an amazing lady! Mrs Qattan welcomed us warmly with juice and cake whilst she gave us an... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
944FrequentTraveller
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London, United Kingdom
A very original museum and exhibition

This is most likely the most original museum and exhibition you will encounter in the Middle East... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Morten1981
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Oslo, Norway
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Tours by appointment only! The Only House in the World entirely covered with Mirror Mosaic by a single artist! The Mirror House, also called, The Khalifa & Lidia Qattan Art Museum, is the residence of the Pioneer Kuwaiti Artist, Khalifa Qattan, and...more
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Qadisiya Block 9, Street 94, House 17 | House 17 Block 9, Qadisiya, Kuwait City 35809, Kuwait
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Reviewed 1 week ago

What an amazing lady! Mrs Qattan welcomed us warmly with juice and cake whilst she gave us an introduction to her incredible house. Apart from the stunning mirror work, she also paints and crafts that she uses lighting to highlight. The 'planetarium' is magical!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is most likely the most original museum and exhibition you will encounter in the Middle East (possibly in the whole continent.) If you want to explore something you haven't seen before - AND have an awesome guide to fill in all details too, this...More

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Mirror H, Manager at Mirror House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much 🙏❤️ We are so happy that you enjoyed your journey at the Mirror House.

Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

What a Great Hospitality & delightful place, it was my second visit and Mrs.Lidia had unbelievable same energy & the hospitality like my last visit, she show the value of life and how she enjoying the life, she made her family life to great example.

Thank Johnson-Lenin
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Unbelievable place. The house inside is full of small pieces of glass made in thematic shapes. Rooms of zodiac, space. Very nice and hospitable owner with her daughter guided around their house. Really nice atmosphere. I can recommend this place for families with children. You...More

Thank Marcin R
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Lidia and her daughter are amazing hosts, welcoming you into their incredible home - like nowhere else I have ever been! Lidia is not only hospitable but also knowledgeable about Kuwaiti history and art as well as being very willing to share her thoughts on...More

Thank Gill F
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

It is worth to visit the house. Although most living in kuwait might not have seen it but I will say worth a visit.

Thank saif_al_din_Kuwait
Reviewed 20 June 2018

OK, so you've read some of the reviews on this and thought, 'hmm, not sure'. It's a fair shout. The place is quirky, and Lidia is equally unique. But what she has done over the years is most impressive, and if you get a tour...More

4  Thank Paul B
Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

It was the highlight of my trip! I would recommend it for anyone and everyone, it’s truly unique. You are taken on a tour by the family and everything is explained in great detail!

2  Thank squarekat
Reviewed 14 February 2018

I went to the House of Mirrors with a friend. When you first arrive, you sit inside and wait. (Do not wear high heels, if you do, bring a pair of slides) Ms. Lydia will walk you around the house. She is all of 4'10"......More

3  Thank amberbanegas
Reviewed 8 February 2018

It was my first visit to the mirror house that I heard so much about. The mirror mosaic starts from the outside of the house and continues all over. This was all done by one artist, Lidia Qattan. The walls, floors, ceiling and bathroom are...More

2  Thank Kathleen K
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ItaVirginia
30 November 2017|
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Response from Mirror H | Property representative |
That's not possible! The Mirror House is a private residence, hence you need to make an appointment for the owner to take you around.
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Princy T
25 June 2017|
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Response from Mirror H | Property representative |
Yes. KD3 per Adult and KD2 for Children (including refreshments)
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Faroo3 W
20 October 2016|
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Response from Mirror H | Property representative |
Yes you do need to make an appointment. However, the Mirror House is currently closed for the annual summer holiday. We will reopen in August so please check with us then.
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