Top Historical Monuments and Landmarks in Sharjah

Sharjah 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 Sharjah one of Top Historical Destinations in the world. Sharjah 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 Sharjah 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 Sharjah. Explore the historical monuments of Sharjah with a guided tour or opt for in-depth information of its historical account, this Sharjah guide is your go-to option for free. Move to things to do in Sharjah page for the complete list of attractions and activities.

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Let's witness the history of Sharjah with these top historical monuments and landmarks:

  1. Blue Souq

    #1 of 5 Historical Places in Sharjah
    Blue Souq

    Tags: Architecture , Heritage Building

    Address: King Faisal Road - Sharjah - United Arab Emirates

    Timings: 09:00 am - 11:00 pm Details

    Housed inside an architecturally marvellous structure (it is one of the most photographed buildings in Sharjah), the Blue Souk is where you should head over to if you want to shop till you drop! Home ...Read more

  2. Sharjah Art Museum

    #2 of 5 Historical Places in Sharjah
    Sharjah Art Museum

    Tags: Art And Culture, Art Museum, Museum, Sculpture

    Address: Conrniche street, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates

    Timings: 08:00 am - 08:00 pm Details

    Opened in the year 1997,the Sharjah Art Museum is spread across three storeys and exhibits over 500 works of art. Housing various temporaryexhibits all year round, the museum’s permanent exhibit...Read more

  3. Sharjah Fort

    #3 of 5 Historical Places in Sharjah
    Sharjah Fort

    Tags: Museum, Historical Site, Fort

    Address: Al Shuwaihean-Sharjah-United Arab Emirates

    Timings: 08:00 am - 08:00 pm Details

    Located in the centre of Sharjah city, this lovely structure is hard to miss. The Sharjah Fort, also known as Al Hisn Sharjah, was built in the year 1823 and used to be the residence of Al Qawasim rul...Read more

  4. Sharjah Archaeology Museum

    #4 of 5 Historical Places in Sharjah
    Sharjah Archaeology Museum

    Tags: Art And Culture, Museum, Archaeological Site , Specialty Museum

    Address: Sheikh Rashid Bin Saqr Al Qasimi Street,Sharjah-United Arab Emirates

    Timings: 08:00 am - 08:00 pm Details

    Opened in the year 1993, the Sharjah Archaeology Museum has on display artefacts, objects and documents that showcase the rich archaeological heritage of the Emirate of Sharjah and its surrounding reg...Read more

  5. Quran Roundabout

    #5 of 5 Historical Places in Sharjah
    Quran Roundabout

    Tags: Religious Site, Architecture , Sculpture

    Address: Al Dhaid Street, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    A beautiful piece of architecture and culture, the Quran Roundabout has a huge sculpture of a carved Quran stand. The highlight of this stand is that it has an open Quran with engravings on it. Probab...Read more

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Top Tours for Historical Places in Sharjah

  • Save 11% Sharjah Arts Heritage and Culture Tour
    Sharjah Arts Heritage and Culture TourNew on TripHobo

    Duration: 5 Hrs

    Discover Sharjah Museums in one day the legacy of arts, heritage and culture.

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    Duration: 4 Hrs

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  • Save 7% Guided Arts Heritage and Culture Walking Tour of Sharjah
    Guided Arts Heritage and Culture Walking Tour of Sharjah

    Duration: 5 Hrs

    Experience the different strands of Sharjahs arts and cultural heritage on this 5-hour city tour. With a knowledgeable guide,...

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    Duration: 4 Hrs

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