The city of Sharjah, otherwise known as the cultural, educational, and religious heartland of the UAE, is a city of museums. From science to archaeology, from culture to maritime technology, you’ll have a hard time choosing which museum to visit.
The Archaeology Museum will take you back more than 125,000 years—that’s when archaeologists say that people first settled in what is now known as the UAE. Explore the exciting and truly groundbreaking work archaeologists have done and continue to do, and discover the ancient history of Sharjah and the surrounding regions.
Explore this historical fort for an entertaining experience of learning about the history, defensive forces, and architecture of ancient Sharjah. The history of the ruling family of Sharjah is also on an interactive display at the Sharjah Fort. This museum is a must-visit for those who want a comprehensive lesson on the history and pride of the city that was raised on the very coast of the Arabian Gulf.
The Sharjah Fort (Al Hisn), Sharjah, UAE, +971 6 568 5500