Mahmoud Darwish Museum, Ramallah

(4.4/5 based on 40+ reviews on the web)
Learn about the works of the renowned poet at Mahmoud Darwish Museum, a quaint building perched atop the hill that overlooks Jerusalem. Through the well-presented exhibits, you can see the poet's personal belongings, photographs, and other items telling the story of his life, art, and the causes he fought for. Darwish's tomb is located on site, outside the museum building in the colorful garden, which features rose bushes and a fountain. After your visit, browse through the small gift shop. Use our Ramallah travel itinerary planner to add Mahmoud Darwish Museum and other attractions to your Ramallah vacation plans.
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  • A nice place to visit in Ramallah showing the history of a famous Palestenian poet Great media shows, great location Available parkings  more »
  • The museum is perfectly designed to integrate with urban surrounding. It is a must see when visiting Ramallah.  more »
  • Have you read "The flowers of Orange", "exile again"? A poem by Mahmoud Darwish or a film of Elia Suleiman do more to the Palestinian cause than a shotgun. Finding myself in Ramallah (to buy fresh dates), I went to salute the memory of the poet. The sober architecture Museum. Rich documentation. Very well received. This visit encourages me to read other Darwish poems at my back.
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  • Beautiful gardens, with a refined and simple museum inside. Definitely helps if you speak Arabic, since most of Darwish's writings on display are untranslated. A very peaceful corner of Ramallah.
  • Loved this place. The location with gardens and scenes around are amazing.
  • A great tribute for the amazing poet, may his soul rest in peace.
  • It's a beautiful place to visit in the city.
  • Very nice museum