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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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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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| Corniche, Doha, Qatar
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"beautiful building"
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"gift shop"
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"free entrance"
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"the ground floor"
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"on display"
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"amazing architecture"
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"turkey"
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"worth a visit"
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"free of charge"
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"doha skyline"
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"mia park"
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"couple of hours"
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"west bay"
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"few hours"
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"visiting doha"
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Reviewed today via mobile

Must see in Qatar - does not cost anything to visit the building which is amazing itself and offer great views to the city.

Thank Satuah
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Reviewed yesterday

Museum Islamic Art is worldclass and a must every time we are in Doha. Very good restarant and nice cafe outside .

Thank commahotel
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Reading intriguing stories before I left home about this museum I was eager to visit it, but unfortunately I found only the outside and inside architecture, with its huge hall very good. Most of the items on the exhibition were kind of bland, I haven't...More

Thank Trudy_van_Schie
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I went to Doha simply to visit this museum. I’ve heard so much about it and had to see it for myself. It’s just a fantastic displays for artefact, mainly to do with the Islamic Civilisation. The display of gorgeous pieces -artwork and artefacts just...More

Thank LiniHarun29
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Stunning location and architecture makes this an absolutely must-visit place in Qatar. Surrounded by the bay on three sides with its boats and quaint dhows (traditional boats), this museum can be visited just for it's picturesque beauty. But what is within it is even better....More

Thank wanderlust_calicut
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Excellent museum with an extensive collection of Islamic art and artifacts. Incredible building on a beautiful site at one end of the Corniche looking across the bay to the Doha skyscrapers.

Thank GallivantingGrandma
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We have gone and visited the museum of this Islamic arts in Doha and omg the architecture and curator were amazing

Thank nihan19721969
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This museum is one of the pearl of the Middle East with a beautiful collection. In addition, its architecture is very well thought and the view from the coffee of the museum makes it a must do in Doha !

Thank Alix N
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Gorgeous setting, beautiful rugs and artifacts. Go on the weekend so you can enjoy the flea market outside as well!

Thank julnilsmith
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Well worth a visit for its architecture alone, plus a great collection of Islamic art from Turkey, India, Iran and beyond.

Thank Melafafon
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azad a
7 January 2018|
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Response from Janev_Australia | Reviewed this property |
What on earth does your marital status have to do with visiting a museum? It is not a pick up joint. Just saying
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Phyo M
10 May 2017|
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Response from Christine S | Reviewed this property |
This beautiful museum has no entrance fee Enjoy
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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.
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