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National Museum

Al-Muraba - King Abdul Aziz Historical Center, Riyadh 11481, Saudi Arabia
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More than expected

Advice to get cash (they don't have card payment option yet, they charge 10SR per person above 6... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
DrScorpion78
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Interesting day out at museum

I generally love museums, and this one in Riyadh was great. It looks at the geological history in... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Yasmeen M
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The history of Islam is the major focus of this museum, which consists of 10 galleries, courtyards and a section that houses fancy cars and other belongings of the founding king of Saudi Arabia.
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good37%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Al-Muraba - King Abdul Aziz Historical Center, Riyadh 11481, Saudi Arabia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Advice to get cash (they don't have card payment option yet, they charge 10SR per person above 6 years old, and free for younger than 6) The place is big and worth a visit. Early morning at Saturday is a good time where less traffic...More

1  Thank DrScorpion78
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I generally love museums, and this one in Riyadh was great. It looks at the geological history in the region and then also focuses on the Islamic history. There is enough information in English and there are suitable areas for kids too. I think the...More

1  Thank Yasmeen M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Simply go . Very very interesting. Need a few days to slowly see everything . No need for a long review . Just go and explore. It's worth the trip

1  Thank Tony G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

For a short time only, the world famous Roads of Arabia exhibition will be on display in Riyadh. This exhibition has been to three continents but has never until now been displayed in its home country -Saudi Arabia. Don't miss this gorgeous display of Saudi...More

Thank Oz t
Reviewed 1 week ago

U can an amazing traditional antique also the history of Saudi Arabia Ian sure u we'll llike and love it

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you are here in Saudi Arabia, you have got to visit this place to see the history of what has made of Saudi Arabia.. Ancient artifacts that depicts the lives of ealr civilization.

1  Thank Bien L
Reviewed 14 October 2017

Having all types of Islamic History, History for Saudi Arabia must see the video in hall having complete history and how Saudi Arabia got freedom from Turk having gold mines samples samples of before Madinah history very nice place to visit

Thank Imran T
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

It's very lovely a day quite historical place to enjoy wonderful time.in side of it up will get a lot of knowledge &information about thehistory of mankind.

1  Thank Raffaa K
Reviewed 29 September 2017

This place is one of the few tat you can visit in Riyadh which not has many Historical places. But at the same time it is stunning. Very reach of finds, whom drive you to understand the story of Islam, the Arabic Region and so...More

1  Thank Luigi P
Reviewed 7 September 2017

wide selection of ancient excavations, with some demonstration media screens about the history of Arabic peninsula, must seen attraction in Riyadh.

1  Thank Hazem Z
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Noel D
10 November 2017|
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Response from Hazem Z | Reviewed this property |
yes, definitely.
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Yusra S
14 September 2017|
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Response from Oz t | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Access should be fairly easy
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Sohaib B
6 July 2017|
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Response from Raymon2108 | Reviewed this property |
Close on Fridays. Normally 09:00-18:00 Open SAR 10
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