A good way to learn more about the culture and heritage of a country is to get to know its history which provides a fascinating insight into the past and the way it has moulded the present. The Oman National Museum features a wide range of exhibits that serve this purpose and lets you better understand the sultanate’s people and way of life. The museum is located in the capital, Muscat, and travellers in search of Oman hotels in the city from which to visit this site and the many other local attractions can consider Al Falaj Hotel. This centrally located Muscat hotel makes an ideal base for your travels and is well suited for both business and leisure.
Make time to head to the Oman National Museum where you can view a varied array of exhibits that have historical, cultural and religious significance. As you explore the site you will come across items made from copper, jewellery, dowry chests, silver ornaments, and even personal items of Al Sayyidah Salimah Bint Said Bin Sultan. Among the highlights at the Oman National Museum are the boat collection which lets you find out more about the maritime heritage of the sultanate and a letter sent by the Prophet Mohammed.