Muscat is full of historically important monuments and is perhaps the best place to witness history unfold. The wonderful monuments and the rich history attached with the destination make Muscat one of Top Historical Destinations in the world. Muscat is a very historically important place and thus sees a lot of tourists every year. Whenever you are planning to visit a historical monument in Muscat or a place of historical significance, it is always good to know a little information about the place, its opening and closing times, the ideal duration of visit and the need of tour guide to visit the historical monuments of Muscat. Explore the historical monuments of Muscat with a guided tour or opt for in-depth information of its historical account, this Muscat guide is your go-to option for free. Move to things to do in Muscat page for the complete list of attractions and activities.
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Top Historical Muscat landmarks
Traverse through the finest landmarks and famous historical buildings of 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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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.