Sharjah Museums, Sharjah

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The Sharjah Museums Department (SMD) was established in 2006 by His Highness Dr Sheikh Sultan bin Mohammed Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah, as an independent government department.

Sharjah Museums includes 16 museums covering Islamic art and culture, archaeology, heritage, science, marine life and the history of Sharjah and the region.

The purpose of the Sharjah Museums Department is to be a cultural beacon that enhances Sharjah’ s identity locally and internationally and contribute in nurturing a community aware of museums’ importance as a cultural, educational and enjoyable destination.
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  • Sharjah is considered the Cultural Capital of the Islamic World and one of the key reasons for this is the vast collection of museums and art galleries this city has. The city has as many as 15 museum...  more »
  • A great and useful visit, like all sharjah's cultural, tourist and leisure attractions. I benefited greatly from the visit... The museum has a real cultural wealth, and I hope that the school administrations, first, and then the parents, encourage children to visit this distinguished teacher.
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