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National Museum

Sultan Park, Male
+960 332-2254
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Things are since 1500 years ago max , 3 floors to visit finish the place in hours . It cost 100 rf... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Mohab K
via mobile
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The museum has diverse collection of items but those really didn't mean anything unless someone... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Sun-Thu 08:00 - 18:00
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  • Very good24%
  • Average34%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible2%
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Sultan Park, Male
+960 332-2254
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Things are since 1500 years ago max , 3 floors to visit finish the place in hours . It cost 100 rf almost 6.5 $ . Can be part of after launch walk .

Thank Mohab K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The museum has diverse collection of items but those really didn't mean anything unless someone would explain what those were. There were some text written on those items but a museum becomes interesting when someone explains what the preserved things are, the history and why...More

1  Thank mae_ho
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Not the best of museums. No older objects... all preislamic objects have been destroyed. Give it a miss,,, free but waste of time

2  Thank A K
Reviewed 11 July 2017

It is like a place to visit just one time. Don not plan as a trip plan to visit here,But can go as a part of a day

Thank Athav S
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

Great place to see,one of tourism spot,big and beautifull building spot in Male.everyone who come to Male by boat will see a person,unrecognized person with the style as "a guide" which are ready to take you around the Male city ,i'm not sure its legal...More

Thank Michael0280
Reviewed 28 May 2017

It was great, interior building was marvellous, artificats and jewelleries, shoes, ornaments, weapons and grand legacy of kings and thier kingdom. Quite royal. It was great experience. But only can choose when you have more time in Maldives.

Thank Kartik J
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

Hoping to exit the museum with a better sense of Maldivian history, we exited with bemusement at the low quality of items displayed and very little in the way of information that celebrates their culture/history. See the photo I posted of the encased Overhead Projector,...More

2  Thank WakeBoris
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

I dont recall the price, but it was sort of cheap although you have to pay a fee to take pictures. The building is beautiful, but the museum pieces are just scattered without much division and categorization. Anyway it was quite interesting to learn a...More

1  Thank Juliana0204
Reviewed 26 April 2017

The Museum is in a big and beautiful building, but the collection doesn't give an idea of what the Maldives really is, nor of the history of the country - eg. there's not enough information about the human occupation of the islands, nor about the...More

2  Thank 855fabiano855
Reviewed 15 April 2017

This is just a small museum for a small country. Good to go if you have time in Male so you have a better understanding of the country and the culture.

1  Thank AndrewYew
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10 January 2016|
Response from Yasramar |
In maldives?