Kuwaiti Maritime Museum, Salmiya

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Find your way to Kuwaiti Maritime Museum for a superb insight into the seafaring history of the Persian Gulf. The collection includes three wooden ships, illuminated at night to add charm to a historical exhibit. Other displays contain tools used by pearlers, such as nose pegs and woolen suits worn against jellyfish. Incredibly informative, the bilingual exhibit notes make the visit easier for foreign tourists interested in appreciating and learning about Kuwaiti maritime history. Make Kuwaiti Maritime Museum part of your personalized Salmiya itinerary using our Salmiya trip planner .
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  • The museum really possesses amazing antiques related to marine industry and history. Worth to visit while you are in Kuwait city.  more »
  • A beautiful maritime museum whose visitors are few for not knowing much about it is characterized by the tranquility, beauty and excellence of the ancient Kuwaiti heritage
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  • Great experience of gaining knowledge about the maritime in Kuwait's history, nice for short visits which where you can walk and learn about the ships and the culture of Kuwait before discovering oil. You will find a museum guide for the place and descriptions of pieces ships, tools, pictures, and drawings where you can take your time read through out the museum.
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