Museum Of Islamic Art

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  • Address: Doha Port, Doha, Qatar
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  • Timings: 10:30 am - 05:30 pm Details
  • Phone: +974-44224444
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 03:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Art And Culture, Museum, Family And Kids, Architecture

Museum Of Islamic Art - Review

The Qataris have more than one reason to thank the architect of the Museum of Islamic Art - I.M. Pei. The architecture of this beautiful museum is completely unmatched and is impeccable. Situated in one of the most frequented areas of Doha, this museum is a perfect place to visit specially for the followers and lovers of Islam. The documentation and other sources that highlight the cultural side of Islam are definitely worth exploring. Apart from this there are also prayer rooms situated inside for Muslims who visit. One of the biggest highlight of this place definitely is the high end restaurant that serves some exquisite French cuisine with a tinge of Arabic flavours. You must also check out the MIA Park here which is simply breath-taking.

Museum Of Islamic Art Information

  • Free guided tour is conducted on Wednesday and Thursday at 2pm and Saturday at 4pm.
  • Duration of the guided tour is 40 minutes and it is conducted in both Arabic and English language.
  • Dress modestly.
  • The museum is fully accessible for physically disabled visitors.
  • Female prayer room is available.
  • No tripods and flash photography is allowed within the gallery.
  • Audio guide in both Arabic and English languages is available.
  • Free Wi-Fi access is available.

Museum Of Islamic Art Ticket Prices

  • Entry is free.

Museum Of Islamic Art Hours

The park: Open for 24 hrs everyday.

Last admission to the museum: 30 minutes before the closing hours.

Galleries, Gift shop and Cafe: Closes 15 minutes before closing hours.

Library opening hours

  • Sunday, Monday, Wednesday: 10:30am – 8pm
  • Thursday and Saturday: 12pm – 8pm
  • Tuesday & Friday : closed

How To reach Museum Of Islamic Art by Public Transport

  • Hire a taxi or come by car from the city.

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TripHobo Highlights for Museum Of Islamic Art

  • Museum Of Islamic Art Address: Doha Port, Doha, Qatar
  • Museum Of Islamic Art Contact Number: +974-44224444
  • Museum Of Islamic Art Timing: 10:30 am - 05:30 pm
  • Museum Of Islamic Art Price: Free
  • Best time to visit Museum Of Islamic Art(preferred time): 02:00 pm - 05:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Museum Of Islamic Art: 03:00 Hrs
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Things to Know Before Visiting Museum Of Islamic Art

  • 94.55% of people who visit Doha include Museum Of Islamic Art in their plan

  • 65.94% of people start their Museum Of Islamic Art visit around 1 PM - 2 PM

  • People usually take around 3 Hrs to see Museum Of Islamic Art

Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Museum Of Islamic Art

People normally club together The Corniche and Souq Waqif while planning their visit to Museum Of Islamic Art.

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Museum Of Islamic Art, Doha Reviews

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  • It is a beautiful building ... silent... spacious... and very interesting. Has a cafe on the ground floor... and a well lit sitting area with a gorgeous view of the bay. Closes at 7 PM. The relics on the various floors are very interesting... though it's not overcrowded. Week days are the best time to visit.

  • Nice spot in Doha. Not a big collection but worth seeing. The views are stunning. Many cultural events take place and enrich the culture in Qatar. The restaurant of Ducass is worth trying at least once

  • Wonderful place to be. A must see in Doha - Qatar. Awesome architectural design. Sustainable design. Great initiative and uncompromising efforts.

  • A nice place to view historic relics from all over the world with regard to Islamic influence on culture. Very modern museum with perfect ambient lighting and spacious aisles to view the exhibits at one's own pace. The exterior settings of the museum too is spacious and ideal to take pictures of the night view of the west bay. Really worth a visit.

  • Amazing museum. They collected and maintaining precious things. Definitely you will get a miraculous feeling, once you entered the museum.

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