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Dickson House Cultural Centre

7450 Arabian Gulf Street, Kuwait City, Kuwait
+965 2572 5777
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Worth a stop

A well-maintained frinedly small museum off the Corniche, good exhibits -- definitely worth a quick... read more

Reviewed 6 May 2018
Alexander P
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Cambridge, United Kingdom
A remarkable place

My friend and I decided that we visit all the historical places and museums in Kuwait to learn more... read more

Reviewed 31 October 2017
Haneen A
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7450 Arabian Gulf Street, Kuwait City, Kuwait
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+965 2572 5777
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Reviewed 6 May 2018

A well-maintained frinedly small museum off the Corniche, good exhibits -- definitely worth a quick visit.

Thank Alexander P
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Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

My friend and I decided that we visit all the historical places and museums in Kuwait to learn more about our country. Dickson's house was our start. It's a nice place but I'd loved if there was a guided tour instead of letting roam around...More

2  Thank Haneen A
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Reviewed 29 August 2017

Maybe it was just our Guide, who was so rude and would not answer any questions and just kept on about himself.... but I wasnt the biggest fan of this place. We came in and asked for an English speaking guide which was a mistake,...More

1  Thank Natalie N
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Reviewed 11 May 2017

A lovely historical visit. The Morris Humber in the courtyard brings a smile as does the addition of the drawing room onto a traditional house - how British.

Thank Helen B
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Reviewed 14 April 2017

If you are interrested to know the story behind Petrolium discover in Kuwait, this is the place that you need.

Thank Ahmed E
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Reviewed 6 April 2017

Free to access. Our visit was a self guided tour on 5 April 2017. 1st and most of 2nd floor are open to visitors. Museum consists of 1930s-1960s furniture, some stamps and photos of mostly British royal family. Unusual celebration of past British rulers of...More

Thank bfblake
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Reviewed 29 November 2016

I heard great reviews from 3 people before I set off today to see this historical house. However, upon arrival we were greeted by a not so friendly aid who took down our details before sparsely mentioning anything about the place. He hurriedly pointed to...More

Thank Donna F
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Reviewed 26 July 2016

Not always easy to find this place open but if you do it is well worth a visit. We had a great guide who told us some really interesting stories.

Thank KimKuwait
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Reviewed 21 July 2016

We were just walking on our way to Souq Sharq when we stopped by this place on the Arabian Gulf Road, didnt knew what it was at first, however, when we enquired with the guard, he told us it was a museum of some sorts....More

2  Thank Murtaza M
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Reviewed 13 July 2016

This place was definitely unexpected. Recommended by a semi-local person claims to offer authentic local food. Well it was authentic alright. The place is nice and clean, and the food is tasty, little under-whelming and under seasoned for my taste, but that is a personal...More

Thank Taki O
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