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Museum of Ras Al Khaimah, Ras Al Khaimah

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Located in Ras Al Khaimah’s Old Town, the museum is housed in a fort dating between 1809-1819. Built to defend against British attacks and former home to the Quwasim family it was later used as a police headquarters and jail before becoming home to the museum in 1987

The exhibits provide an interesting insight into the history and traditions of the region, including historical, cultural and archaeological material.

Opening Hours: Sat-Thurs 8am-6pm

Fri: 3-6pm

Admission Charges: Adults: 5 AED

Children: 2 AED

Families: 15 AED
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  • Fascinating small, local museum in a fort that used to serve as the residence of the rulers. Lots of historical artifacts and details. The local guide was very knowledgeable and pleasant. I am glad... 
    Fascinating small, local museum in a fort that used to serve as the residence of the rulers. Lots of historical artifacts and details. The local guide was very knowledgeable and pleasant. I am glad...  more »
  • It was well worth a visit despite the heat. The staff were friendly and helpful. Most of the exhibit areas were air conditioned, a relief as the outside temperature was 40+C. 
    It was well worth a visit despite the heat. The staff were friendly and helpful. Most of the exhibit areas were air conditioned, a relief as the outside temperature was 40+C.  more »

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