Sheikh Obaid House


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Sheikh Obaid's House

Opening times Sat – Thur 8.00am – 10pm  Fri 16.00 -22.00. Admission Free.


Another house has also been restored further along the promontory, that of Sheikh Obaid bin Thani and dates from 1916. 

 Courtyard of Sheikh Obaid’s House


The lower section of the house has some information on Culture and Religion, whilst upstairs there is an excellent exhibition on calligraphy. This illustrates the difference between various types of Arabic Calligraphy.



Square Kufi

Mohaqqaq Script