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A peep into the Khasab's history and culture

This is a well preserved fort with exhibits that provide a glimpse into life in the 19th and early... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
kkthapar
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New York City, New York
very nice museum visit

This small hotel is a nice stop when travelling or exlporing Khasab. Interesting to see the old... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
george d
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Athens, Greece
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a well preserved fort with exhibits that provide a glimpse into life in the 19th and early 20th century. All exhibits have excellent English translation and explanations and the castle is well worth a visit.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This small hotel is a nice stop when travelling or exlporing Khasab. Interesting to see the old time and history of the place. Recomended for 30min-1 hour

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visit the past of this place with the illustrative exhibits in the museum. Walking on the Fort Wall is an experience. You will also glimpse an Omani Home, the culture of the people, its geography, etc.

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Reviewed 27 September 2018

The fort is renovated and there was a lot of investment in showing local customs and explaining the history of Musandam without getting lost in detail.

Thank Julia S
Reviewed 3 September 2018

Speaking as a European and Christian visitor ( so I have outlined my cultural bias !!) ; - Khasab Fort is a very interesting place to see local customs and history in a chronological format curated in the Museum. It can be said to be...More

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Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

Khasab Fort is in the heart of Khasab city. It will take back us to olden days, how Omani culture and heritage evolved. The museum inside castle is well maintained by Oman Ministry of Tourism. The video and pictorial tour gives educational info to children....More

Thank Shaurk
Reviewed 26 June 2018

If you want to see traditional Arabic architecture and lifestyle, you should definitely see the Khasab castle. Ideal for sightseeing with children.

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Reviewed 2 May 2018

An interesting historical place. Gives a good impression about the fate of this peninsula and about life in the past.

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Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

A very interesting Fort it really does look as you might imagine on the desert. Inside are artifacts showing how the Omani people lived as bedouins so many centuries ago. Palm houses rebuilt to show how everything is utilised on the tree to supplement their...More

Thank Brenda H
Reviewed 28 February 2018

Have to love the Arabs. The gatekeeper wanted to knock off 45 minutes early so we got 15 minutes to do a whirlwind foot around the fort. Worth visiting but come during the morning or very early afternoon if you want time to work through...More

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