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Msheireb Enrichment Centre

Al Corniche Street, Doha, Qatar
+974 4404 0222
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Half-Day Private Msheireb Museums and Souk Waqif Tour from Doha
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Open from Sunday to Thursday, 9am to 5pm. Msheireb Enrichment Centre is a landmark destination created by Msheireb Properties to serve as an educational portal to showcase Qatar's glorious past and soaring ambitions for the future.The Centre is currently docked at the picturesque Doha Corniche, in close proximity to one of the city's oldest landmarks, the Sheraton Hotel. Msheireb Enrichment Centre outlines Qatar's glorious past, present and ambitious plans for the future while housing some of Qatar's historic artifacts, antique work tools and a treasure trove of information on Qatar's extraordinary growth. Qatar's distinct architecture and rich heritage is narrated at the Msheireb Enrichment Centre through the use of striking imagery, reclaimed implements, architectural highlights and interactive mediums that highlight the human element that truly embodies Qatar's rich heritage.See Qatar's ambitious plans for the future and how the country aims to be at the forefront of innovation,excellence and sustainability.
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Al Corniche Street, Doha, Qatar
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+974 4404 0222
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Reviewed 31 August 2015

The whole place is on a barge floating. Its toward the Sheraton hotel and rit at one end of the corniche. it have a cool Costa cofee right opposite to it. Over al its nice.

Thank Antony057
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Msheireb, Manager at Msheireb Enrichment Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2015

Dear Antony057, Thank you for visiting Msheireb Enrichment Centre. We're pleased to know that you've enjoyed your time at the MEC. Should you wish to get in touch with us, please feel free to email us at mec@msheireb.com.

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Reviewed 25 August 2015

If you live in Doha, then it does not take too terribly long before you've run out of things to see and do. ...And that's okay, but be sure to check the Msheireb Enrichment Center. It is reasonably interesting and the location is great (albeit...More

Thank Erik S
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Msheireb, Manager at Msheireb Enrichment Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2015

Dear Erik S, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback from your recent visit at Msheireb Enrichment Centre.

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Reviewed 12 March 2015

The premise for this centre is great and there are quite a few models of what the new area may offer when it is complete. There is also a glimpse in to the modern history of Qatar and Doha and perhaps a bit more on...More

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Msheireb, Manager at Msheireb Enrichment Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2015

Dear 679richardo, Thank you for visiting Msheireb Enrichment Centre. We're pleased to know that you've enjoyed your time at the MEC and would like to thank you for your compliments towards our staff. Should you wish to get in touch with us, please feel free...More

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Reviewed 11 March 2015

Interesting stuff but the exhibits are quite small. This is mostly a marketing scheme for the company involved, but it's a cool, free experience.

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Msheireb, Manager at Msheireb Enrichment Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2015

Dear totolovesfroyo, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback from your recent visit at Msheireb Enrichment Centre.

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Reviewed 5 February 2015

A small barge at the start of the Corniche in West Bay. Shows you what life used to be like through videos, pictures and old exhibits. Also shows detailed models for the new development by Msheireb and how they are keeping the modern buildings in...More

4  Thank Mike I
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Msheireb, Manager at Msheireb Enrichment Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 12 February 2015

Dear Mike I, Thank you for sharing your experience with us following your visit at Msheireb Enrichment Centre. We hope you had a great experience learning more about Qatar's transformation from past, present and towards the future.

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Reviewed 6 January 2015

it's an informative description for Msheireb city in Doha Down town showing concept of building and the material use for it.More

Thank Ayman K
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Msheireb, Manager at Msheireb Enrichment Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 12 February 2015

Dear Ayman K, Thank you for taking the time to send in a review on TripAdvisor. We appreciate it and hope you had a great visit at Msheireb Enrichment Centre. Should you wish to get in touch with us, please feel free to email us...More

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Reviewed 2 January 2015 via mobile

Placed on somekind of floating raft in front of the Costa coffee shop on the corniche. Not open when I was there, not sure this will still be used or opened anytime soon.More

Thank Bugri B
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Msheireb, Manager at Msheireb Enrichment Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 12 January 2015

Dear Bugri B, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback from your recent attempt to visit Msheireb Enrichment Centre. For your information, the MEC is open from Sunday to Thursday, 9am to 5pm. We would like to invite you to the MEC...More

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Reviewed 22 November 2014

A very informative display and depiction of islamic architecture and how it relates to current building design in Qatar. It gave me an understanding of how ancient islamic buildings were able to use water and air for cooling and how modern architecture in Doha has...More

Thank Robyn2453
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Msheireb, Manager at Msheireb Enrichment Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 January 2015

Dear Robyn2453, Thank you for visiting Msheireb Enrichment Centre. We're pleased to know that you've enjoyed your time at the MEC and would like to thank you for your compliments. Should you wish to get in touch with us, please feel free to email us...More

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Reviewed 16 September 2014

The location is easy to visit. the Whole building is on one small building on the sea. The surrounding is pleasant to take a walk in the evening. The theme of the museum is "no past, no future".Therefore, lots of old photos are displayed in...More

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Msheireb, Manager at Msheireb Enrichment Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 January 2015

Dear Fuying, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback from your recent visit at Msheireb Enrichment Centre. We're happy to know that you have found the location of the MEC to be easily accessible. We look forward to welcoming you back to...More

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Reviewed 14 September 2014

Great place to give the visitor a clear idea about Qatar and Doha's history and way of life before and after the oil discovery.

Thank Ali A
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Msheireb, Manager at Msheireb Enrichment Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 January 2015

Dear Ali A, Thank you for sharing your experience with us following your visit at Msheireb Enrichment Centre. We are very happy that you've found the MEC to be informative and hope to welcome you in the future. Once again, thank you.

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