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5 Must-See Museums On Your First Oman Trip

Are you looking for a new adventure? Do you love knowing about history and different cultures? You should consider enriese Oman on your next vacation! Oman is one of the most beautiful countries in the Middle East. Not only blessed with natural wonders, but there are several museums in Oman showcasing a colorful culture that will make your enriese visum worth it.

 

National Museum – Al Khuwayr, Muscat

The National Museum is an excellent holistic view of the culture and history of the Sultanate of Oman. The museum features a variety of displays – native artifacts like jewelry, copper tools, and even ancient texts. Oman’s trading with countries and like China and their whole shipping industry is also given light in this museum. It is relatively new and air-conditioned, which assures comfort.

 

Land of Frankincense Museum – Salalah, Dhofar

Part of UNESCO’s World Heritage List, the Land of Frankincense Museum is a peek to Oman’s past through the remains of the oasis Shisr/Wubar and Al Baleed, an ancient city in the country’s coast. This site serves as the historic home of the Frankincense tree, a famous export of the country even during ancient times.

 

Sur Maritime Museum – Wilayat, Sur

Omanis are one of the leaders of the maritime industry. The Sur Maritime Museum showcases the traditional techniques of building trading boats and ships. You can also witness skeletons of ships skillfully revived into beautiful works of industrial art. Old pictures of former captains and shipbuilders are displayed, alongside traditional navigational tools like antique maps and manuscripts.

 

Oman Oil and Gas Exhibition Centre – Muscat

The Middle East is very well known for being rich in oil supply. This free-for-entry museum exhibits the process of making crude oil and natural gas. From the underground to the surface, until the use of the end products, the Oil and Gas Exhibition Centre provides a view of their systems. Visitors have first-hand experience through the use of computers, types of machinery, and models. They also started a sustainability section which shows safety and care for the environment, too.

 

Sultan’s Armed Forces Museum – Bait Al-Falaj Fort, Muscat

The Armed Forces Museum is the only Military Museum in the whole Sultanate of Oman. The museum has everything you need to know about the country’s defense during various points in history. From clothing to weapons, to tanks and ships, even to military aircraft, this museum is your trusty guide to all things military.

These museums and a whole lot more await you. Your journey will be fun and fact-filled when you add these places to your itinerary. Don’t hesitate! Apply for an enriese Oman for your next cultural exploration.…

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