Antique Guns on display at the Weaponry Museum © Qatar Museum Authority
The Qatar Museum Authority has an extensive collection of antique weapons, such as swords, daggers and historic firearms housed in the Weaponry Museum in Qatar's Al Lagta area. This museum showcases the beauty of traditional Arabic weaponry, particularly the swords and intricate craftsmanship of the daggers on display. The exhibitions show weaponry through the ages, revealing the various changes that have taken place as the use of weaponry has been honed, mastered and advanced. Additional exhibits feature weapons portrayed in a variety of paintings and other artwork. A highly recommended tourist activity, budget about two hours to absorb what the museum has to offer.
Address: The museum is situated between Makkah Street and Al-Luqta Street in Doha
Telephone: +974 4486 7436