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Mim Museum - Mineral Museum

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM, 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM, 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
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A remarkable museum that is a feast for the eyes. Beautifully presented and one of the most... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Excellent collection of minerals and crystals

If you’re ignorant to minerals and crystals (like I was) then this is the place for you. Very... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Lizzie H
London, United Kingdom
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mim is a private mineral museum in Beirut, Lebanon. It exhibits more than 1800 minerals, representing some 400 different species from over 70 countries. Created by nature itself, those works of art with their breathtaking aesthetics were formed in...more
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Damascus Street | Saint Joseph University Campus of Innovation and Sport, Beirut, Lebanon
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A remarkable museum that is a feast for the eyes. Beautifully presented and one of the most interesting museums I have visited

2  Thank dglass72
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you’re ignorant to minerals and crystals (like I was) then this is the place for you. Very informative, reasonably priced, with an extensive collection of the most incredibly and unbelievable rocks, minerals, and crystals. There is also an interactive/immersive fish fossil room which is...More

2  Thank Lizzie H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

For all the museums that we don't have, this one surely makes up for their nonexistence. It was quite a mind-blowing visit for me, especially that I am very close to Nature. The high-end display, the richness of the collection, the info, the visual delight,...More

4  Thank Samah E
Reviewed 8 August 2018

Great place, nice people, good experience. Will visit it a second time that’s for sure. Clean place, and friendly environment. Don’t miss it.

1  Thank rachelle n
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Lots of gems hidden there, a big collections that's great to see even for the persons not interested in minerals. interactive screens that my 8 y old loved, kids loved the fossils part there's also a game for them. Visit take up to 2 hours...More

1  Thank Marianne K
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Modern architecture in a part of beurouth full of culture (near the beirut Museum) this rare and precious collection is wonderful.Not to be missed! Entrance fee:incredibly low. Bravo

3  Thank laylaTS
Reviewed 6 August 2018

I never thought that there is such an outstanding museum in Beirut, which is easily accessible. It might take a full day to check all the available items. But you might also check it quickly for 2-3 hours. The best is the Evolution 10 minutes...More

5  Thank Zada677
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

Amazing....lovely....a must see. I can't imagine all this beauty is in Earth. Please note that it closes from 1pm to 2pm . In front of it is the national museum of Beirut ..visit it also in the same trip.

3  Thank lamia a
Reviewed 16 July 2018

One of the best experience in modern trendy museum in the whole world very professional big and wide variety even the mossst expensive ones

3  Thank Abouchabke
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

If you are interesting with the natural rocks and colours, you must be go there. Everything was amazing.

2  Thank Damla Ö
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22 August 2018|
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Response from rouba s | Reviewed this property |
For aduts its 6000lbp which is 4 usd.
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Response from alinedagher | Reviewed this property |
Hello, My kids are 4 and 6, the 6 was very interested (as your older son also into crystals and stones), the 4 enjoyed the movie animation and a little 3d game they have. So I guess its worth the visit for the whole... More