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Kuwaiti Maritime Museum, Salmiyah
(2.3/5 based on 45+ reviews on the web)
Find your way to Kuwaiti Maritime Museum for a superb insight into the seafaring history of the Persian Gulf. The collection includes three wooden ships, illuminated at night to add charm to a historical exhibit. Other displays contain tools used by pearlers, such as nose pegs and woolen suits worn against jellyfish. Incredibly informative, the bilingual exhibit notes make the visit easier for foreign tourists interested in appreciating and learning about Kuwaiti maritime history. Arrange your visit to Kuwaiti Maritime Museum and discover more family-friendly attractions in Kuwait City using our Kuwait City holiday planner.
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  • A great place to learn about the great history of Kuwait and its unique culture. They have some good display of Kuwait maritime history, displayed in miniature carvings. The Museum has some Historic D...  more »
  • The museum is quite small and the tour ends rather quickly with the upstairs mostly being a ballroom. 
  • Kuwait Naval Museum is a Maritime Museum located in the South Eastern school building overlooking the Gulf Street in the area East in Kuwait, opened on January 10, 2010, the National Council for culture and the arts and arts South building renovation to the school to make it eligible to establish this museum. The Museum's contents reflect the history of Kuwait, where the Museum focuses on professions and industries that depend upon the people of Kuwait back in the livelihood of the junks manufacture industry alklalave and coastal transport professorship dive for pearls and fishing, where the museum displays photos and models of sailing ships plus number and tools used in fishing and diving for pearls and many ships showing the origins of Kuwait as a nation. Outside the Museum stands a group of giant wooden ships in front of the door of the Museum to reflect us back in seven shipbuilding skill
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