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Not for tourists

Not open to the tourists- government building with high fences and top security. It looks nice from... read more

Reviewed 9 February 2017
WMBandit
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Shanghai, China
Governmental palace Al Seef

Al Seef Palace is not open for general public. If I am correct this is the house for Ministry of... read more

Reviewed 25 August 2016
Alex C
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Kuwait City, Kuwait
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  • Average32%
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2 Sep 2018
“Beautiful palace”
30 Apr 2018
“Kuwait old presedential palace”
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Reviewed 3 September 2018

It's very big and beautiful palace. You can make there a lot of photos and spent really nice time. Close to the palace you can fnd a lot of parkings. But be careful - this place is closed during and few days after Eid.

Thank Marcin R
Reviewed 30 April 2018

It is one of Kuwait's main and old symbols, currently not used by the Amir of Kuwait and it is not opened for public

Thank hylaman s
Reviewed 30 April 2017

One of the oldest Amiri Palaces in Kuwait and maybe the most famous one, it is located on the Arabian Gulf road overlooking the Gulf, I don't thing it is allowed for visitors

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Reviewed 9 February 2017

Not open to the tourists- government building with high fences and top security. It looks nice from the outside though and photos are not encouraged at all. Friendly security since as I walked my way back to find a taxi, I accidentally walked right in...More

Thank WMBandit
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

This is not a place you can visit except to view from the outside. Thus you need to ask yourself if it is worth the time and effort. In my opinion - no! However if you are a philatelist you may want to see the...More

Thank Charles S
Reviewed 25 August 2016

Al Seef Palace is not open for general public. If I am correct this is the house for Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Kuwait and Al DIwan Al Amiri. Beware of taking pictures of governmental buildings as it might be considered as offence. The main...More

1  Thank Alex C
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Looks impressive from outside and it fits perfectly with the street around. Nice looking building...

1  Thank TRAVELUX L
Reviewed 16 March 2016

The palace in not accessible to general public. You can see the place while you drive by.It is a high security zone and general public is not entertained around here.

Thank Sanusc
Reviewed 7 December 2015 via mobile

Alsaeif palace is not open for public. You can see it from outside, from the main street, that's all.

Thank drjsaleh
Reviewed 22 October 2015

The place is a must place to visit if you are in Kuwait. It is well maintained and you can get feel of the culture and the history.

Thank Amitpat
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