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Al Alam Royal Palace, Muscat Governorate

Categories: Government Buildings, Castles, Tourist Spots
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4.3/5 based on 220+ reviews on the web
Stop by and take some photos at Al Alam Royal Palace, one of six residences of Oman’s ruler, Sultan Qaboos. Situated in Old Muscat, the palace was built in 1972, and is usually used by the sultan to receive guests and host official functions. Although visitors are not allowed to enter the grounds, you can view the extravagant mansion and its meticulously manicured lawns from the gate. Make Al Alam Royal Palace a part of your Muttrah vacation plans using our Muttrah itinerary planner.
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  • Really beautiful Omani architecture and plenty of space for kids to run around. When we visited there weren't many people there and you pretty much had the space to yourself. The kids didn't like it m...  read more »
  • The palace has history of over 200 years, built by imam Sultan bin Ahmed the 7th direct grandfather of the current Sultan. It was rebuilt as a Royal residence in 1972. 
  • As the Royal Family lives there you can't go inside and have to look at it from outside. It is easily reachable place and near from Mutrah Corniche. Car parking is available. Surrounded by small garde...  read more »
  • Very cool to see during the day but even more beautiful at night, lit up near the sea.
  • MUST TO SEE !!! So beautiful, nice, gorgeous place... 5+
  • wow woww so nice al alam
  • A large and lovely and wonderful, I loved it so much
  • One of the main landmarks in Muscat. Nice places to walk around.
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