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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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  • Average6%
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
| Corniche, Doha, Qatar
+974 4422 4444
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

If you are spending any time at all in Doha it would be a crime not to see this place. It is one of the best museums I have ever been to, beautifully and sensitively designed, not just to impress (which it does) but also...More

Thank sfuhere
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Located near the sea, this museum offers an amazing collection of Islamic art and the museum itself is also a piece of art ! On the lobby, you’ll find a nice café with a sea view where you could have Arabic pastries.

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Excellent building architecture with perfect location. It has nice ambience and friendly staff. The exhibitions are nicely laid out with good lightings and clear explanations. It is worth a repeat visit.The building is made for photography, inside and outside. Patrons can sit have a sip...More

Thank Ahmad S
Reviewed yesterday

The Museum should not be missed . It is extremely well done with excellent views of down town Doha- the food at the cafe is also very good.

Thank MasonofCambridge
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This was a wonderful experience. The entrance was free and the exhibits excellent. If you are into museums the Doha has of the best. The museum is central and easy to get there and will take a few hours to do it justice. Multiple floors...More

Thank Leon A
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

To visit the Museum of Islamic Art in Doha is indeed a special event. It is a breathtakingly beautiful edifice. The magnificent approach to the museum is just a teaser for what’s in store for the visitor. Take the time to enjoy the magnificent space...More

Thank hmaryc2017
Reviewed 2 days ago

this place is a must go for the view of the sea, west bay business district/ Doha skyline, people interested in history of Islamic arts would find this place a heaven. The entry to the museum if free! You can enjoy a nice cuppa by...More

Thank Isha B
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

If u looking to know some about the Islamic art and some of the Ottoman Empire Mia is the place u have to visit while u in doha

Thank Hesham T
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The place to go for an educational afternoon Lots of articles on display in an organized fashion and a nice souvenir shop Once you’re done with the museum don’t forget to visit the open air coffee shop

Thank Moataz E
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A lot od history sleeps here. Very good place to show to your children. A lot of things to see both frim Persian and Ibdian Mughal culture

Thank Biju V
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azad a
7 January 2018|
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Response from GRM-Swaziland | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure of the exact opening hours... but Qatar is a fairly strict Muslim country; so there may be restrictions... I suggest you look the museum up and contact them through their website.
Phyo M
10 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.