Museum of Ras Al Khaimah, Ras Al Khaimah

Specialty Museum · Hidden Gem · Museum
متحف رأس الخيمة الوطني

Located in Ras Al Khaimah’s Old Town, the museum is housed in a fort dating between 1809-1819. Built to defend against British attacks and former home to the Quwasim family it was later used as a police headquarters and jail before becoming home to the museum in 1987

The exhibits provide an interesting insight into the history and traditions of the region, including historical, cultural and archaeological material.

Opening Hours: Sat-Thurs 8am-6pm

Fri: 3-6pm

Admission Charges: Adults: 5 AED

Children: 2 AED

Families: 15 AED
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  • At the entrance they offer free guiding tours (and they are free for real, they don’t accept any tip at the end) with a local. The flavour of the visit changes radically when accompanied by the...  more »
  • It was surprising that pearl diving was very common in history of Ras Al Khaimah. The museum is not big but good to pay a visit and try to learn the heritage of the locations I visit.  more »
  • It's a small one, we can see old things and learn RAK history. If you climb to the top you will get a good view  more »
  • Nice place to visit
  • Beutiful
  • Great royal Arabic people's look like royal mughool
  • History of uae
  • Very cozy museum. You know a lot of things about the history of ras alkhaima

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