Museums

Sharjah Calligraphy Museum

First opened in June 2002

Hamad Al Midfaa building, Sharjah Heritage Area, Sharjah, UAE

Located in the house of Hamad Al Midfaa in the Sharjah Heritage Area (Heart of Sharjah), the museum offers an overview of the evolution of Arabic calligraphy over the years, through beautiful portraits depicting stunning calligraphic texts, letters, and shapes. Sharjah Calligraphy Museum’s permanent collection gathers masterpieces and creative paintings by local and international artists and calligraphers, while also changing exhibitions are organised regularly to draw attention and raise awareness about this branch of the local cultural heritage.

 

Contacts & Details
OPENING TIMES:
Sat – Thu 8am – 8pm; Fri 4pm – 8pm
ADMISSION:
Ticket
T: +971 6 569 4561
M: info@smd.gov.ae
W: Sharjah Calligraphy Museum

ADDRESS
Hamad Al Midfaa building, Sharjah Heritage Area, Sharjah, UAE

ESTABLISHED
2002
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