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Masmak Citadel, Riyadh
Categories: Historic Sites, Tourist Spots
Visit Masmak Citadel, a 19th-century fort, known for being the place where Ibn Saud, the founder of Saudi Arabia, reconquered Riyadh in 1902. The historic fortification was built out of clay and brick in 1865, and today houses a museum, a part of the King Abdulaziz Historical Center. Take a tour of the building, restored in the 1980s, and admire a collection of traditional costumes and relics. Keep your eyes peeled for part of a spear that was thrown during the raid and remains lodged in the gate today. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Masmak Citadel by using our Riyadh trip itinerary planner.
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تقع قلعة المصمك بوسط مدينة الرياض بجوار برج الرياض و هو مكان جميل للتنزه و مرتب بشكل جميل و به متحف اثار الرياضMusmak Castle Riyadh's downtown next to the Tower of Riyadh and is a beautiful place to stroll and beautifully arranged and its museum traces Riyadhshow original
The place is quite cool it has a lot of things to show as a culture and it's very old so if you wants to discover old Riyadh I would recommend this place
مكان جميل جداً يتحدث عن الماضي يوجد بها أشياء تراثية وقديمة وحياة الملك عبدالعزيز - طيبة الله ثراه - وما بذله من جهود في توحيد المملكةVery nice place speak about the past is heritage and old things and King Abdulaziz life-good God rest his soul-and his efforts in the unification of the Kingdomshow original
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