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Sharjah Calligraphy Museum
Sharjah Top 7 in Must-Visit Museums

4.6/5
9 Reviews
Museum
Saturday-Thursday 8:00-20:00;Friday 16:00-20:00
Recommended Sightseeing Time: 3-7 hours
Address: Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
Phone: +971-6-5694561

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  • Hans K
    Hans K
    Zürich, Schweiz
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    A Must for Calligraphy Lovers

    This small museum is located in the middle of the "Heart of Sharjah", a village built in the old arab style which includes Cafés, Restaurants, Souks and workshops. Apart from a few older and very prec...

    Reviewed on /Date(1581472479000+0800)/
  • Manish K
    Manish K
    Singapore, Singapore
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    Not really that impressive

    The Sharjah Calligraphy Museum is one of the 4-5 museums located in the heart of Sharjah and of the ones I visited, I was the least impressive. To begin with, the museum is in a rather nondescript bui...

    Reviewed on /Date(1568013928000+0800)/
  • TheTallBlonde
    TheTallBlonde
    Berlin, Germany
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    Good introduction for the novice

    It’s a bit hard to find. Look for the Sharjah Biennale wall posters. Tickets are 10 Dhs. You may get a complimentary bottle of water. Most of the exhibits are quite new but give you a good basic intr...

    Reviewed on /Date(1538206157000+0800)/
  • Ripwalk
    Ripwalk
    Elkhart, Indiana, USA
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    Beautiful!

    If you like Islamic calligraphy then this is a don't miss place. All around the museum there are smaller shops where very expensive are also for sale. Great place.

    Reviewed on /Date(1525560340000+0800)/
  • hpg2015
    hpg2015
    Schwerin, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern
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    Discover the beauty of writing

    This is a small museum, just a court yard and another room, which expands to about triple the size, when there is a special exhibition. When I visited, luckily, there was a special exhibition, intro...

    Reviewed on /Date(1517658771000+0800)/

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