Tour of Muscat's museums
Attractions & guided tours

Tour of Muscat's museums

Free cancellation
Language: English
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: 5 hours
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Visit three major museums in Muscat
  • Learn about the culture and history of Oman at the National Museum of Oman
  • See traditional Omani artifacts at the Bait Al Zubair and Bait Adam Museum
  • Learn more about the local culture first-hand
What to expect

Make the most of a tour which will take you to see the three major museums of Muscat, it is the perfect way to discover the culture of the city and Oman.
Your first stop is the Bait Adam Museum, which is privately owned by Mr. Latif. You will be welcomed by the owner who is also the curator and a man passionate about preserving and displaying some of Oman's history and culture. There are swords, guns, pieces of armour, jewlery, coins, maps, paintings and large black and white photos of old Muscat in his personal collection. The curator provides deep insight into his vast collection and you can feel free to ask questions.

After enjoying their warm Omani hospitality proceed to Old town area of Muscat and stop at National Museum of Oman for a visit. The National Museum has galleries which cover an area of 4,000 square meters. The galleries have been designed and sectioned chronologically and thematically. It has a vast collection from past to the present with Maritime History, Prehistory and Ancient History, Oman and the World history.

You will then get to the Bait Al Zubair Museum, which was initially founded as a house by a rich merchant, who had a hobby of collecting antiques and photography. Later in 1998, he converted his house to a museum showcasing the culture and artifacts of Oman.

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected
  • Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors
  • All gear/equipment is sanitized between use
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks
  • Temperature screening is compulsory for all visitors
  • What's included
    • Entrance fees
    • Guided tour
    • Private transportation
    What's not included
    • Alcoholic drinks
    • Food and drinks
    • Tips (optional)
    Where
    Meeting point:

    You will be picked-up from your accomodation. Please leave your accomodation details at check-out and confirm these with the local operator after booking. You will find the contact information in the voucher after booking.

    What to remember
    • Please leave your accomodation details at check-out and confirm these with the local operator after booking
    • You can choose between an option with a pick-up from the accomodations in Muscat and one with pick-up from outside Muscat (from Barka Millennium or Sifawy)
    • The price is for a group of 1 to 3 people
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    When
    • Pick-up starts at 8.30am
    • From Saturday to Thursday
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    Provider
    Travco Oman LLC
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 48 hours before the experience begins.

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