Explore the rich culture while visiting the many attractions Muscat is replete with. These cultural attractions are suitable for all ages and can prove to make your trip to Muscat a fruitful one. Be it historic monuments or cultural performances, cultural attractions somehow steal the show of the other attractions and things to do in Muscat.
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Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque, Bawshar Wilayat
08:30 am - 11:30 am
If you had a window seat on your flight into the city you would have noticed this architectural wonder even from the sky. The Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque is the third largest mosque in the world and a shining beacon that lights up the Muscat city skyline. Its golden-lit dome is 50 meters off the floor and is a spectacular sight in the clear de...
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Royal Opera House, Al Kharjiyah St, Muscat 103, Oman
08:30 am - 10:30 am
Set in the heart of the Shatih-Al-Qurum area, the Royal Opera House Muscat is a beautiful example of contemporary Omani architecture. The white marble facade is beautifully lit up a golden-yellow in the evening and makes for a stunning sight. Built by a royal decree of His Majesty Sultan Qaboos Bin Said, it was designed and constructed by Carillion...
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Waterfront, Muscat, Oman
12:01 am - 12:00 am
A good place to see the royalty mansion at its best, the Al Alam palace is a marvel even though you can admire it from a distance. Still a functional palace, the place is now used for special ceremonies and occasions- a rare peek in to the world gone by.
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23rd July St, Muscat, Oman
12:01 am - 12:00 am
This is one of those mosques that will leave you awestruck at the first sight! Intricate architecture, and a lot of attention to detailing, the presentation of this Muscat mosque, too is unmissable. During the day, the dome of the mosque made from white Italian Carrara marble, shimmers as it gets hit with the rays of the sun, turning the adjoining ...
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09:30 am - 06:00 pm
“An exclusive addition to the Omani cultural scene”, the Ghalya's Museum of Modern Art is an essential on every list of things to do in Muscat. It was founded on January 2011 by Her Highness Sayyida Dr Ghalya bint Fahr bin Taimour Al Said., and since then has been serving as a gateway to the region’s culture and art, for locals an...
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08:00 am - 10:00 pm
Whether you have an interest in photography or not, the Oman Photography Club will stimulate your senses in more ways than one. This Muscat attraction also arranges photography workshops and seminar, that you can pursue. Rest assured, they are absolutely worth the price you pay for. For this reason, the Oman Photography club is also considered to b...
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18th November St., Ghubra Plaza, 3rd Floor, Al-Ghubrah Al-Shamaliya
10:00 am - 06:00 pm
If you are even slightly inclined art, then a visit to the MuscArt is a must while you are in the city. This a place that brings together local artists to create a global platform. On your exploration, here, you are also likely to meet several artists whose work the attraction houses. Along with artists you may also encounter art lovers, with whom ...