Ghalya's Museum of Modern Art, Muscat

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  • July 4, 2017
    Very interesting, impressive, decent and full of life! Very well presented, reflecting Oman Old native lifestyle, highly recommend this site visit... Keep it up!  more »
  • May 23, 2017
    We visited as an event for one of the ladies groups in Muscat. Fascinating tour from Murtadha with lots of information about Omani life over the last few decades and a large collection of objects and ...  more »
  • April 21, 2017
    Not actually a Museum of Modern Art, but a museum of daily life in Muscat over several decades. I really enjoyed it.  more »
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  • July 10, 2017
    Nice preserve of old culture
  • June 21, 2017
    is it near the airport?
  • August 20, 2012
    IT IS IN THE CORNICHE - VERY NICE TAKE A ROUND WHEN YOU ARE IN MUSCAT
  • July 24, 2011
    very nice exhibition,
  • January 26, 2017
    Excretory fortress, Fortress eated located in Muscat, Sultanate of Oman was built in the 16th century, oversees the port in muttrah which abound by the movement of ships to and fro. From above, near the beach and a rocky outcrop atop a narrow rocky plateau overlooking Fort muttrah aloft and shows on their independence and Omani clung to territorial integrity. And the Fort looks like it was in the past the only corridor that connects the muttrah and Muscat and currently consists of three circular towers, one large Tower on the Summit and the two remaining smaller and located at the first point in the West either other tower which still nest of old cannon is located to the North of the Castle near the tower. Renovated and maintained Fort 1981 tourist landmark frequented by visitors from home and abroad and is a landmark within the living evidence are enjoyed by Muscat via era rooted in antiquity.
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