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Visit Doha Fort to learn about a historic military structure and the more recent history of Qatar. Originally built in 1880 to serve as a police station, in 1906 the fort became a jail, and finally, in 1927 turned into a military fortification. The fortress now serves as a museum, housing traditional Qatari handicrafts and a photo exhibit focusing on the locals' everyday life. Make Doha Fort part of your personalized Doha itinerary using our Doha online trip itinerary planner .
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  • What is called the Fort was constructed by the Turks during the Ottoman Empire. Performed the defensive functions, was a prison. The Arabs podremontirovali building and opened a small museum.
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  • Around the Fort smashed a stunning Park with lots of trees, beautiful lawn where you can relax and smooth paths for rollerblading. There is a café with great views of the Bay and city!
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  • I drove down here with friends we were looking at boats...there are also people renting boats here..  more »
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