Top Historical Places in Sharjah

Are you looking to explore the history of Sharjah through the ages? There are a number of historical destinations in Sharjah including the time-honored buildings, monuments, palaces, and parks where you can learn about the glorious past of Sharjah. The presence of these historical sites and museums will take you on a walk through Sharjah ‘s rich history.
If you are willing to have an in-depth historical information about Sharjah, we recommend that you take a wonderful guided tour to cover the major historical attractions. Also, check the opening and closing time for each so that you can organize your time. Make sure that you go through the complete list of historical places in Sharjah for a great trip!

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

  1. Blue Souq

    4.2 (1518 Votes)
    Blue Souq

    Architecture , Heritage Building

    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 to over 600 shops, the souk is embellished in blue tiling thus giving it the name. Also known as Central Market, the souk has traders selling items such as electrical goods, traditional as well as ...Read more
  2. Sharjah Fort

    4.4 (2784 Votes)
    Sharjah Fort

    Museum, Historical Site, Fort

    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 ruling family as well as Sharjah government’s headquarters. This square shaped fort now houses a museum. Spread across two floors, the fortification also features a courtyard in the middle and t...Read more
  3. Sharjah Archaeology Museum

    4.4 (112 Votes)
    Sharjah Archaeology Museum

    Art And Culture, Museum, Archaeological Site , Specialty Museum

    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 region. On your visit you’ll get to know how the ancient inhabitants of the region used to live and survive the desert, the everyday objects that they used along with their handmade weapons. The...Read more