This glorious piece of modern Islamic architecture was a gift to the nation from Sultan Qaboos to mark the 30th year of his reign.
The arrival of the Royal Opera House Muscat in 2011 was a high point in the cultural life of the capital. Built by the same architects as the Grand Mosque,
Many people come to Muttrah Corniche just to visit the souq, which retains the chaotic interest of a traditional Arab market albeit housed under modern timber roofing.
In a renovated 1930s house, this excellent museum traces the history – and prehistory – of Muscat through imaginative, interactive displays and exhibits.
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