Sharjah Art Museum first opened its doors on April 17, 1997, This unique museum offers art lovers and all visitors, the opportunity to admire the splendor of a variety of collections and temporary exhibitions hosted by the museum, and also participate in the museum’s regular program and workshops.
Discover the three-storey museum that represents various artistic creations and collections of more than 500 artworks of different mediums and techniques, featuring a variety of expressive techniques that can ignite minds. Throughout the year, the museum holds a variety of temporary exhibitions and art events. The Art Library contains of over 4000 titles in Arabic, English and other languages, as well as visual and audio materials.
Permanent museum collections: The fourth wing of the first floor at Sharjah Art Museum displays a captivating collection of modern and contemporary Arab art. This contemporary collection is composed of paintings and sculptures by some of the most famous artists in the Middle East: , including Abdulqader Al Rais, Louay Kayali, Bashir Sinwar, Faiq Hassan, Mohammed Yusuf and Ismail Fatah Al-Turk.
Local and international exhibitions: The museum building hosts local and international exhibitions, cultural activities and artistic & educational workshops throughout the year.
Entry Fees: Free
Sat to Thurs: 08:00 – 20:00
Fri: 16:00 – 20:00
Timings are subject to change during public holidays and Ramadan. For more information please contact the museum.
Location: Conrniche street, Sharjah – United Arab Emirates.
Phone: +971 6 568 8222