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great local art space

i just love this centre. Maraya showcases amazing artwork with a focus on regional talents. the... read more

Reviewed 2 August 2014
thisisrasha
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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A step away. Ample free parking in the sand opposite the building. Very quiet and visited by a few... read more

Reviewed 15 April 2018
RArmstrong2
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Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
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14 Apr 2018
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“A small jewel in a nice location”
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Reviewed 15 April 2018

A step away. Ample free parking in the sand opposite the building. Very quiet and visited by a few who have interest in what's on display. If on a short trip I may not add this [place to my list unless what;s on display interests...More

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Reviewed 29 December 2017

Interesting and very nicely done. Modernity and tradition meet and get harmonised smoothly. Well worth a visit

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Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Spectacular view at night! The walk along the river on a moonlight night is really an experience! Lots of restaurants to choose from.

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Reviewed 30 March 2017

While Maraya Art Centre (also called Maraya Art Gallery) is not a big institution in terms of footprint, it is really worth visiting for anyone interested in contemporary art. The curation is top notch, with attention to detail and excellent use of a very nice...More

Thank JennyAnyStripes
Reviewed 17 February 2016

A beautiful location for the presentation of contemporary art. Exhibitions are well curated representing both artists who are established as well as younger artists. The program also and reaches out well beyond the region's artists to support contemporary artists in other parts of the world....More

Thank Jamelie H
Reviewed 20 October 2015

I went to this place. Disappointed to note that there were no tourist friendly features. No guides. Hence, unable to appreciate.

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Reviewed 2 August 2014

i just love this centre. Maraya showcases amazing artwork with a focus on regional talents. the space is pretty good for workshops too. it hosts a variety of talks beyond art topics - entrepreneurship, culture, fashion...etc

1  Thank thisisrasha
Reviewed 24 January 2012

Sitting at the entrance of the Al Qasba complex in Sharjah, this art centre is the only (almost, actually there's also the giant whee Eye of the Emirates) open attraction on Sundays. I discovered with some astonishment that National Museum are closed all the day...More

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