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Mirror House, Kuwait City

4.4
#2 of 13 in Museums in Kuwait
Mirror House boasts radiant and colorful mosaics from inside out. The house exterior sharply contrasts with the suburban neighborhood, while its interior mosaics depict epic themes of earth, universe, sea, and knowledge. Today, each room is covered with mosaics from floor to ceiling. An art gallery upstairs features works by artists, some of which are for sale. This is a private museum and tours are ONLY possible by appointment! Reservations can be made for a Morning tour between 9 and 11 am. Afternoon reservations can be made between 4 and 6 pm. This is a 2hr guided tour. For travelers who use our international travel planner, Kuwait City holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Mirror House and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • We visited with a small group. This was an interesting tour. Great history. The host was pleasant and knowledgeable.  more »
  • Visiting the Mirror House was truly a very special experience. You actually tour the home of the artist herself and our tour was guided by Lidia Qattan herself! Mrs. Qattan is very talented and very i...  more »
  • House of Mirrors House of the artist Khalifa al-Qattan and his wife Lydia, a house covered with glass is very beautiful and on the second floor contains the paintings of the artist Khalifa and some of Lydia's paintings and there is a relaxation room also welcomed us warmly and they were very nice place worth visiting indeed
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  • Such a unique experience in Kuwait City! Don’t miss it! The house and courtyard are so beautiful and make for a great photo opp! The tour lasts about two hours and the artist is your guide.
  • Fantastic place to visit in Kuwait. Very entertained, respectful house in Kuwait. But for Babies less than 2 years not suitable.
  • The house is extremely beautiful. Lots of detailed work which has been displayed in splendid manner. The host was very helpful, informative and gave a detailed tour of the whole place
  • Come for the Mirror House , remember it always for Mrs Lidia Qattan the creator of this wonderful world of her mind.
  • Lovely evening spent with our hosts. Lovely to see the house and the efforts they have put across to maintain it. Inspirational to see the energy. Must visit in Kuwait. Needs prior appointment and takes around 2 hours to finish.
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