The National Museum, Sultanate of Oman

The Building and Collections

    ISBN: 978 1 78551 084 7

    Size: 304 x 240 mm

    Binding: Hardback

    Pages: 400

    In association with:

    Date published: February, 2019

    Date published: April, 2019

    UK £80 /US $110


  • The first large-scale publication dedicated to this new cultural centre, which opened to the public in July 2016
  • A lavish publication that will fascinate anyone with an interest in the Middle East, offering insight into Oman’s past, present and future
  • Beautifully designed with new colour photography


The National Museum, located in the heart of Muscat, is dedicated to preserving and showcasing the treasures of Oman’s cultural heritage. The magnificent new building, opened in July 2016, houses a collection that spans Oman’s history from the earliest human settlement – around two million years ago – to the present day. Sumptuously illustrated with highlights from the sixteen galleries, this book illuminates Oman’s rich maritime, military and religious history.

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