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Museum Salalah

Al Balid Archaeological Park, Salalah 211, Oman
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Al Balid Archaeological Park, Salalah 211, Oman
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Although there is not too much in this museum, it is beautifully curated and set out! I would recommend a stop in here to get a feel for the area's history.

Thank gwen68
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This museum offers more than what the name suggests. Well documented but concise history of Oman. Also maritime museum has a lot to offer. However, if you have visited the National Museum in Muscat before you will not get too many additional insights. Also outdoors...More

Thank anspaul
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice expozition, UNESCO World Natual Heritage. Dhofar, Al Baleed we visited by electrical car so we could see all Archaeological park in our free afternoon. We admired mosques, gates, breakwaters that are missing at this time on the hotel beach. We had also enough time...More

Thank ludek2017
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Reviewed June 27, 2017

Excellent exhibition lots of useful information. Shame we were not allowed to take photos without flash, it would be nice to remember it all. I would encourage all to visit this museum it is full of information. The frankincense brought at the shop are excellent...More

Thank Nasrin2407
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Reviewed June 11, 2017 via mobile

Albleed is s delightful park with ruins that show interesting history of the Middle East and Oman especially. A recommended visit if you are in Salalah for Khareef season or for the beach season.

Thank Farah M
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Reviewed April 19, 2017

I must admit to knowing little about Oman and wondering why we were stopping at this port on our cruise. This museum, for me and for most of the others in our group was a revelation of understanding how impressive is this small nation and...More

Thank Jim S
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Reviewed April 6, 2017

In the entire museum, we found that Naval portion which displays the old boats and their equipment is the best. This has good collection of old ships and replicas of various warships and ships from various generations. Another portion which depicts various stones and minerals...More

Thank ArvindYerram
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Reviewed February 12, 2017

I would prefer some more information on incense.The Marine section is very well presented with interesting details.

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Reviewed November 18, 2016

Salalah is an unspoiled location trying to become a tourist destination. We arrrived by ship (commercial port) and did a half day tour which including a stop at the Museum.It is located at a archaeological site current being excavated. The Museum is small and well...More

1  Thank Audjob
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Reviewed October 23, 2016

The history of this place is very special, it is very interesting describes the culture of the country , it is highly recommended for the history lovers ..

1  Thank Mohamed K
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Bhanutk
September 24, 2015|
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Response from speaktruly | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Sorry I cant tell you what days they are open but I would recommend you allow at least 2-3 hours to see and read about the various displays.
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