Doha Fort

This is a landmark dating back to the Ottoman colonization of Doha. It was built in the 1800s. Originally this fort served as a prison. It was restored in the 1970s and since then houses a museum showcasing Qatari history.  Qatari paintings and arts and crafts are on display here. Exhibits include Bedouin handicrafts, gypsum and wooden ornaments, fishing equipment and boats, historical photos, artwork including oil paintings.


Timings: Daily except Friday mornings and Saturdays

Admission: Free

Address: Jassim bin Mohammad Street, Mohammad bin Jassim

Tel: 974 441 2742

More Places-To-Visit in Doha
Al Bidda Park
Al Shaqab Stud Farm
Aladdin’s Kingdom
Doha Fort
Doha Zoo
Heritage House Museum