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Step in and discover the centuries–old heritage of Arabic calligraphy brought alive through a range of different mediums, in multi-colour brilliance

Sharjah Calligraphy Museum is the only museum in the Arab world devoted entirely to calligraphy. Set around a light-filled, covered courtyard, the museum explores the history of calligraphy from early Kufic scripts to more fluid styles, and celebrates this timeless Islamic art form.

The collection includes significant works by local and renowned international calligraphers on canvas, wood, paper and ceramic. Feeling inspired? Take part in a workshop to develop your own calligraphy skills.

Contact Details

Sharjah Calligraphy Museum
Heart Of Sharjah
UAE

info@smd.gov.ae
+971 6 569 4561

How to get there

The Sharjah Calligraphy Museum is located in the historic house of Hamad Al Midfaa on Calligraphy Square in the Heart Of Sharjah district.
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